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 8.2, 03.2019) link til http://www-dep.iarc.fr/nordcan.htm

Data availability

Country

           

Incidence

  

Mortality

  

Prevalence

  

Survival*

Nordic countries 1960-2016 1953-2016 1980-2016        -
Denmark. national 1943-2016 1951-2016 1963-2016 1967-2016
Denmark, regional 1971-2016 1971-2016 1991-2016        -
Faroe Islands 1960-2015 1983-2013        -        -
Finland, national 1953-2016 1953-2016 1973-2016 1967-2016
Finland, regional 1953-2016 1953-2016 1973-2016        -
Greenland 1968-2016 1983-2016        -        -
Iceland, national 1955-2016 1951-2016 1975-2016 1967-2016
Iceland, regional 1971-2016 1971-2016 1991-2016        -
Norway, national 1953-2016 1953-2016 1973-2016 1967-2016
Norway, regional 1953-2016 1953-2016 1973-2016        -
Sweden, national 1960-2016 1952-2016 1980-2016 1967-2016
Sweden, regional 1970-2016 1970-2016 1990-2016        -
*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 8.2

Updated March 2019