Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
    • Data at a glance
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • Purpose and content of this report
      • Scope
    • 2 Background
      • Cancer
      • Survival
      • What is prevalence?
      • Data sources
    • 3 Survival and prevalence overview
      • All cancers combined (C00-C97, D45-D46, D47.1,D47.3)
      • Differences by cancer type
    • 4 Survival and prevalence summaries
      • Acute myeloid leukaemia (C92.0, C92.3-C92.5, C93.0,C94.0, C94.2, C94.4, C94.5)
      • Bladder cancer (C67)
      • Bowel cancer (C18-C20)
      • Brain cancer (C71)
      • Breast cancer in females (C50)
      • Cervical cancer (C53)
      • Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (C91.1)
      • Cancer of the gallbladder and bile ducts (C23-C24)
      • Hodgkin lymphoma (C81)
      • Kidney cancer (C64)
      • Laryngeal cancer (C32)
      • Lip cancer (C00)
      • Liver cancer (C22)
      • Lung cancer (C33-C34)
      • Melanoma of the skin (C43)
      • Mesothelioma (C45)
      • Myeloma (C90)
      • Non-Hodgkin lymphoma (C82-C85)
      • Oesophageal cancer (C15)
      • Ovarian cancer (C56)
      • Pancreatic cancer (C25)
      • Prostate cancer (C61)
      • Stomach cancer (C16)
      • Testicular cancer (C62)
      • Thyroid cancer (C73)
      • Tongue cancer (C01-C02)
      • Cancer of unknown primary site (C80)
      • Uterine cancer (C54-C55)
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix A: Guide to online supplementary data
      • Appendix B: Survival estimates using the cohort method
      • Appendix C: Data sources
        • Australian Cancer Database
        • National Death Index
        • National Mortality Database
        • Estimated resident populations
      • Appendix D: Classifications of cancers
      • Appendix E: Classifications of population groups
      • Appendix F: Statistical methods and technical notes
        • Data preparation
        • Calculation of relative survival
        • Calculation of age-standardised rates
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • Related publications