The rate of new cases of lung cancer among women has risen while the rate for men has fallen, according to a report released today by Cancer Australia and the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW).
Lung cancer in Australia: an overview is the first comprehensive report on national statistics on lung cancer in Australia.
- View the report Lung cancer in Australia: an overview.
- View the full media release: Lung cancer rates up for women, down for men, survival slightly better.
- View the lung cancer fact sheet (PDF 329KB)
- Read more on Cancer Australia's Lung Cancer Program