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ECIS - European Cancer Information System

Series of Cancer Factsheets in EU-27 countries

This cancer factsheets series produced by the JRC in collaboration with the European Network of Cancer Registries (ENCR) provide an overview of the cancer disease burden in EU-27.

The factsheets collect, condense and communicate information on the second most common cause of death in the European Union after Cardiovascular diseases).

Cancer factsheets inform the reader about regional differences in incidence rates within Europe, on gender patterns and on trends over the last decades. They present a simple, yet up-to-date, review of information from different reliable sources in one single document.

The cancer factsheets are based on data provided by the ENCR-affiliated cancer registries and available in the explore the data section of web application.

Breast cancer factsheet in 2020 for EU-27 countries

The factsheet for breast cancer includes up-to-date 2020 estimates and time trends for breast cancer incidence and mortality.

Breast cancer factsheet
English
(01/12/2020 - PDF)
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Colorectal cancer factsheet in 2020 for EU-27 countries

The factsheet for colorectal includes up-to-date 2020 estimates and time trends for colorectal cancer incidence and mortality from ECIS.

Colorectal cancer factsheet
English
(01/03/2021 - PDF)
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Lung cancer factsheet in 2020 for EU-27 countries

The factsheet for lung cancer includes up-to-date 2020 estimates and time trends for lung cancer incidence and mortality from ECIS are included and described.

Lung cancer factsheet
English
(01/07/2021 - PDF)
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Melanoma skin cancer factsheet in 2020 for EU-27 countries

The factsheet for melanoma skin includes up-to-date 2020 estimates and time trends for lung cancer incidence and mortality from ECIS are included and described.

Melanoma skin cancer factsheet
English
(01/08/2021 - PDF)
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Prostate cancer factsheet in 2020 for EU-27 countries

A new factsheet for prostate cancer is ready! Up-to-date 2020 estimates and time trends for melanoma cancer incidence and mortality from ECIS are included and described.

Prostate cancer factsheet
English
(03/11/2021 - PDF)
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How to reference ECIS

Should you use ECIS information in your publication, please use the following format to reference it:

Source: ECIS - European Cancer Information System
From https://ecis.jrc.ec.europa.eu, accessed on day/month/year
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