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New Report: Cancer Care Ontario Releases Ontario Cancer Statistics 2016

Cancer Care Ontario is pleased to announce the release of Ontario Cancer Statistics (OCS) 2016, a report which describes the changing burden of cancer in Ontario.

Reporting on more than 30 years of data from the Ontario Cancer Registry, OCS 2016 provides a clear picture of cancer in this province, focusing on the incidence, mortality, relative survival and prevalence of the disease. The report was created to support decision-makers, the public health community, healthcare providers, researchers and others in planning, investigating, measuring and monitoring population-based cancer control efforts.
 
On our new website you will find:

  • An accessible PDF version of the report
  • PowerPoint decks containing figures from the report
  • An infographic with key statistical highlights

OCS 2016 is the flagship report of Cancer Care Ontario’s Surveillance and Cancer Registry department, and will be published every two years going forward.

For more information, please visit http://cancercare.on.ca/ocsreport or email us at surveillance@cancercare.on.ca.