Statistics and Indicators

Common causes of cancer mortality in females

    • For the period 2014-2018, the five most common causes of death from cancer accounted for 55.9% of all cancer deaths in females.
    • For females, the five most common causes of cancer death were from cancers of the lung, breast, bowel, pancreas and cancers of indefinite and unspecified site.

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