CIMAR books present statistics for all cancers combined and the 11 top cancer groupings for the following geographies: state and territory; Greater Capital City Statistical Area (GCCSA); Remoteness Area by state and territory; Socioeconomic group by state and territory; and Statistical Area Level 4 (SA4). For Statistical Area Level 3 (SA3), statistics are presented for all cancers combined and the 5 top cancer groupings. For Population Health Area (PHA), statistics are presented for all cancers combined only.
Incidence data are presented for years 2006–2010 and mortality data are for years 2009–2013.
Due to changes in geographic classifications over time, long-term trends are not available. Data are sourced from the Australian Cancer Database (ACD) and the National Mortality Database (NMD).
CIMAR books are available for the following geographic areas: