4822.0.55.001 - Cancer in Australia: A Snapshot, 2004-05  
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This publication provides a brief overview of the incidence of the types of cancer suffered, prevalence and other characteristics, cancer screening practices, trends in morbidity and mortality in Australia. Data regarding persons living outside hospitals, nursing and convalescent homes and hospices in Australia are provided from the 2004-05 National Health Survey, while other data is provided from both ABS and other sources.