Statistics and Indicators

Common causes of cancer mortality in males

  • For the period 2010-2014, the five most common causes of death from cancer accounted for 54% of all cancer deaths in males.​
  • For males, the five most common causes of cancer death were from lung, bowel, prostate, pancreatic and cancers of indefinite and unspecified site.

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