Cancer Statistics

The National Cancer Registry (NCR) collates and analyses cancer cases diagnosed in pathology laboratories (both public and private) nationwide and reports annual cancer incidence rates stratified by sex, age and poulation groups. The NCR methodology follows that reccomended by the WHO/IARC.

To view cancer statistics, click here.

Electronic reports of NCR cancer statistics from the following years are available on the CANSA website : 1993-1995; 1997; 1998-1999.

Hard copies of cancer statistic reports from 1986-1999 are available at the NCR offices in Johanensburg. Contact NCR for more information.