New report released: Cancer incidence projections for Ireland 2020-2045

"Cancer cases may double by 2045 – but some grounds for optimism”: latest report from the National Cancer Registry

Chart of projections 2019

A report published by the National Cancer Registry today shows that the number of cases of cancer could double by 2045 if current rates continue into the future. However, the overall increase could be a more modest 50% increase in both sexes if recent trends, including declines, in some cancers continue.

Please see the report page, link to full report and summary report.


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