Cancer Registry

Department/Agency

The National Cancer Registry

Key information

Age-standardised and age-specific incidence rates of cancer classified by cancer type, behaviour, county, and HSE area. Treating and screening information. Relative survival statistics for selected cancers, years and HSE areas are also provided.

Source

Incidence and treatment information actively obtained from hospitals and other health care centres, new cancer cases reported by doctors, nurses, laboratories and by processing death certificates. Population data supplied by the Information Management Unit at the Department of Health of Children.

Scope

All identified incidences of cancer.

Frequency

Annual

Reference period

Calendar year

Start date

1994

Timeliness

Check site for current availability, recent years data are provisional and may change

Classifications

  • Cancer type
    Classified by Common Cancers (EuCan) and ICD-10.
  • Cancer behaviour
    Benign; In-situ; Invasive.
  • County
    Carlow; Cavan; Clare; Cork; Louth; Donegal; Dublin (North; South); Galway; Kerry; Kildare; Kilkenny; Laois; Leitrim; Limerick; Longford; Mayo; Meath; Monaghan; Offaly; Roscommon; Sligo; Tipperary (South Riding; North Riding); Waterford; Westmeath; Wexford; Wicklow.
  • HSE area
    East; South; West.

Theme

People and Society - Health

Page Created

2009-10-23

Page Modified

2015-07-31

Keywords

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