NORDCAN on the web

NORDCAN presents the incidence, mortality, prevalence and survival statistics from more than 50 major cancers in the Nordic countries

The present version contains:

 The NORDCAN database (Version 8.0, 12.2017) link til http://www-dep.iarc.fr/nordcan.htm

Data availability

Country

           

Incidence

  

Mortality

  

Prevalence

  

Survival*

Nordic countries 1960-2015 1953-2015 1980-2015        -
Denmark. national 1943-2015 1951-2015 1963-2015 1965-2015
Denmark, regional 1971-2015 1971-2015 1991-2015        -
Faroe Islands 1960-2015 1983-2013        -        -
Finland, national 1953-2015 1953-2015 1973-2015 1965-2015
Finland, regional 1953-2015 1953-2015 1973-2015        -
Greenland 1968-2015 1983-2015        -        -
Iceland, national 1955-2015 1951-2015 1975-2015 1965-2015
Iceland, regional 1971-2015 1971-2015 1991-2015        -
Norway, national 1953-2015 1953-2015 1973-2015 1965-2015
Norway, regional 1953-2015 1953-2015 1973-2015        -
Sweden, national 1960-2015 1952-2015 1980-2015 1965-2015
Sweden, regional 1970-2015 1970-2015 1990-2015        -
*Data available by five-year periods

 

The database is regularly updated, about once a year.

A prediction facility is available as well as animated maps.

User statistics can be seen here

A peer-reviewed paper describing NORDCAN is included in Acta Oncologica 2010 issue 5 and can be downloaded here:  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20491528

NORDCAN--a Nordic tool for cancer information, planning, quality control and research.
Engholm G, Ferlay J, Christensen N, Bray F, Gjerstorff ML, Klint A, Køtlum JE, Olafsdóttir E, Pukkala E, Storm HH.
Acta Oncol. 2010 Jun;49(5):725-36.PMID: 20491528

 

Nordcan on the web

Version 8.1

Updated June 2018