Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic
This Topical Information brings data on oncological diseases newly reported to National Cancer Registry of the Czech Republic (NCR CR) in 2009. The monitored data concern trends of incidence and mortality of all diagnoses of malignant neoplasms and particulary in selected most often diagnoses of malignant tumorous. Incidence is analysed by age structure as well. In all selected most often oncological diseases the standardised incidence has decreased mildly (except for MN of prostate). Total standardised cancer mortality has decreased too in 2009. Statistics of mortality is provided by Czech Statistical Office.