Statistics and Indicators

Common causes of cancer mortality in females

  • For the period 2010-2014, the five most common causes of death from cancer accounted for 62% of all cancer deaths in females.
  • For females, the five most common causes of cancer death were from breast, lung, bowel, cancers of indefinite and unspecified site and pancreatic.

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