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Atlas of Cancer Mortality in the European Union and the European Economic Area


IARC Scientific Publication No. 159

Edited by P. Boyle and M Smans
Download full pdf AtlasCancerMortalityEU.pdf (100 MB) 

Cover Page, Contents


Chapter 1. Aims and objectives

Chapter 2. The mapping of cancer

Chapter 3. Cause of death statistics: production process, quality and international comparability

Chapter 4. Member States of the European Union and European Economic Area

Chapter 5. Regional variation and spatial correlation

Chapter 6. Cancer mortality patterns by site

Annex 1 - Map of the countries of the European Union and the European Economic Area

Annex 2 - Table of national age standardised (world) cancer mortality rate by site and sex, 1993-1997

Annex 3 - Table of populations by country, 1993-1997

Annex 4 - Cancer mortality maps by site

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