Chart 1
Percentage distribution of cancer incidence and mortality of the four most commonly diagnosed cancers versus all other types, Canada, 2007

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Chart 1: Percentage distribution of cancer incidence and mortality of the four most commonly diagnosed cancers versus all other types, Canada, 2007

Source for incidence: Statistics Canada, Canadian Cancer Registry (CCR) Database (July 2011 file) (CANSIM table 103-0550). New cases for ICD-O-3 primary sites of cancer, by age group and sex, Canada, provinces and territories, annual.

Source for mortality: Statistics Canada, CANSIM table 102-0522. Deaths, by cause, Chapter II, Neoplasms (C00 to D48), age group and sex, Canada, annual.