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Australian Cancer Database

Identifying and definitional attributes

Item type:Help on this termData Source
Description:Help on this termContains all new cases of cancer in Australia since 1 January 1982, excluding non-melanocytic skin cancer. It is a legal requirement for doctors to report new cases of cancer to the state and territory cancer registries, who supply the data annually to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW).

Collection and usage attributes

Frequency:Help on this termAnnual

Source and reference attributes

Data custodian:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare