Statistical reports

Cancer rates may have plateaued: latest report from the National Cancer Registry
Cover of the 2016 Annual Report

The latest annual report from the National Cancer Registry, Ireland’s premier source of cancer information, suggests that, although the total number of cancers continues to rise, mainly due to the ageing of our growing population, there is some...Read more

Cover of the Cancer Inequalities Report

A major new report, published online by the National Cancer Registry today, highlights strong patterns of cancer inequality by deprivation, age and, to a lesser extent, urban/rural status. These factors influence the risk of developing cancer (incidence) and the survival, stage at presentation, treatment and associated health conditions (comorbidities) of cancer patients in Ireland. In many instances, these patterns of inequality apply across a range of cancer types.Read more

Cancer numbers continue to increase, but cancer risk for men may no longer be rising: latest report from the National Cancer Registry
Cover of 2015 annual report

The latest annual report from the National Cancer Registry, Ireland’s main source of cancer information, suggests that, although the total number of cancers continues to rise,...Read more

Cancer in Ireland 1994-2012

The latest report of the National Cancer Registry summarizes incidence, mortality, survival and treatment for cancer in Ireland during 1994-2012, focusing particularly on 2010-...Read more

Cover of the 2014 annual report

The latest report from the National Cancer Registry shows that more than 19,000 invasive cancer cases were diagnosed on average each year in the period 2009-2011, with a lifetime...Read more

Cancer in Ireland 2013 Cover

This report highlights the continuing increase in the cancer burden in Ireland. The number of cancer cases continues to increase by 3% annually and the number of deaths by about 1% annually.

Other highlights of the report include:...Read more

This report describes incidence, mortality, treatment and survival for colorectal cancer in Ireland for the period 1994-2010. Colorectal cancer made up 11% of all cancers in women and 14% in men in 2007-2009, making it the second most common...Read more

Breast cancer in Ireland: 1994-2009

This report describes incidence, mortality, treatment and survival for breast cancer in Ireland for the period 1994-2009, with international comparisons. It shows that:

  • Breast cancer was, after non-melanoma skin cancer, the commonest
  • ...Read more

This report contains details of a review of data quality at the Registry which examined the comparability, completeness and validity of the data. The review demonstrated that data quality and completeness of case ascertainment levels at the...Read more

Lung cancer in Ireland 1994-2008

This report shows that while both incidence and mortality rates from lung cancer are falling in men, the incidence rate in women is increasing by over 2% per year, with the largest increase (4% a year) in women under 55. Lung cancer has now...Read more

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