Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Half title and verso pages
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Foreword
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
    • Key findings
  • Sections
    • Introduction
      • Purpose
      • Content
      • Methodology
      • Caveats
      • Previous studies
    • Survival by site, sex, age and time period
      • Introduction
      • Main findings
    • Survival by region
      • Introduction
      • Methodology
      • Main findings
    • Survival by socioeconomic status
      • Introduction
      • Interpretation of socioeconomic status categories
      • Main findings
    • Relative survival using the period method
      • Introduction
      • Main findings
    • Age-adjusted relative survival
      • Introduction
      • Main findings
      • Conclusions
    • Prevalence
      • Limited-duration prevalence
      • Five-year prevalence by region and socioeconomic status
    • National Health Priority Area cancers
      • Introduction
  • End matter
    • Appendix A: Derivation of life tables
    • Life tables for the remoteness categories
    • Life tables for the socioeconomic status quintiles
    • Appendix B: Age adjustment of relative survival proportions
    • Appendix C: Supplementary incidence tables
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures