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Cancer Mortality Edit

Annual data and 5 year summaries of deaths from cancer in Scotland. Data is presented by Cancer Network Region and Health Board; within Scotland and Network levels of reporting, the mortality figures are further broken down by age group and sex.

The cancer sites reported on include: bladder, bone and connective tissue, brain and central nervous system, breast colorectal, female genital organs, head and neck, hodgkin lymphoma, kidney, leukaemias, liver, lung and mesothelioma, male genital organs, multiple myeloma, non-hodgkin lymphoma, oesophageal, pancreatic, skin, stomach.

Further information on cancer incidence can be found in the annual publication. All publications and supporting material to this topic area can be found on the ISD Scotland Website.

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License UK Open Government Licence
Category Health and Social Care
Maintainer Public Health Scotland
Date Created 2019-02-12
Date Updated 2021-11-30
Original dataset link https://www.opendata.nhs.scot/dataset/cancer-mortality

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