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Projected Cancer Statistics, 2015

Last Update : 2015/05/26 [ Update history ]
Update history
2015/05/26 Projected Cancer Statistics, 2015 were released
2014/11/10 Projected Cancer Statistics, 2014 were released

Projected cancer incidence in 2015

Both sexes  
Site Number
of
incidence
All cancer
982,100
   
Colon/rectum 135,800
Lung, trachea 133,500
Stomach 133,000
Prostate 98,400
Breast(female) 89,400
Liver 47,300
Pancreas 38,700
Uterus 30,000
Malignant lymphoma 29,700
Kidney and other urinary organs 28,700
Gallbladder and bile ducts 26,700
Skin 24,400
Esophagus 23,900
Bladder 21,300
Oral cavity and pharynx 19,500
Thyroid 17,900
Leukemia 13,800
Ovary 10,400
Multiple myeloma 8,600
Brain, nervous system 5,100
Larynx 4,700
   
(Re-posted)  
 (Colon) (91,600)
 (Rectum) (44,200)
 (Corpus uteri) (17,800)
 (Cervix uteri) (12,500)
Male  
Site Number
of
incidence
All cancer 560,300
   
Prostate 98,400
Stomach 90,800
Lung, trachea 90,700
Colon/rectum 77,900
Liver 30,700
Esophagus 20,500
Kidney and other urinary organs 19,900
Pancreas 19,400
Malignant lymphoma 16,400
Bladder 16,300
Gallbladder and bile ducts 14,100
Oral cavity and pharynx 13,000
Skin 11,600
Leukemia 7,900
Thyroid 4,700
Larynx 4,300
Multiple myeloma 3,900
Brain, nervous system 2,600
   
   
   
   
(Re-posted)  
 (Colon) (48,600)
 (Rectum) (29,300)
   
   
Female  
Site Number
of
incidence
All cancer 421,800
   
Breast 89,400
Colon/rectum 57,900
Lung, trachea 42,800
Stomach 42,200
Uterus 30,000
Pancreas 19,300
Liver 16,600
Malignant lymphoma 13,300
Thyroid 13,200
Skin 12,800
Gallbladder and bile ducts 12,600
Ovary 10,400
Kidney and other urinary organs 8,800
Oral cavity and pharynx 6,500
Leukemia 5,900
Bladder 5,000
Multiple myeloma 4,700
Esophagus 3,400
Brain, nervous system 2,500
Larynx 400
   
   
(Re-posted)  
 (Colon) (43,000)
 (Rectum) (14,900)
 (Corpus uteri) (17,800)
 (Cervix uteri) (12,500)

Projected cancer deaths in 2015

Both sexes  
Site Number of death
All cancer
370,900
   
Lung, trachea 77,200
Colon/rectum 50,600
Stomach 49,400
Pancreas 32,800
Liver 28,900
Gallbladder and bile ducts 19,200
Breast(female) 13,800
Prostate 12,200
Esophagus 11,400
Malignant lymphoma 11,300
Kidney and other urinary organs 9,100
Leukemia 8,200
Bladder 8,100
Oral cavity and pharynx 7,400
Uterus 6,300
Ovary 4,800
Multiple myeloma 4,200
Brain, nervous system 2,300
Thyroid 1,800
Skin 1,700
Larynx 1,000
   
(Re-posted)  
 (Colon) (35,200)
 (Rectum) (15,400)
 (Cervix uteri) (2,800)
 (Corpus uteri) (2,400)
Male  
Site Number of death
All cancer 219,200
   
Lung, trachea 55,300
Stomach 32,400
Colon/rectum 27,200
Liver 18,900
Pancreas 16,600
Prostate 12,200
Esophagus 9,500
Gallbladder and bile ducts 9,500
Malignant lymphoma 6,300
Kidney and other urinary organs 5,900
Bladder 5,600
Oral cavity and pharynx 5,200
Leukemia 4,900
Multiple myeloma 2,200
Brain, nervous system 1,300
Larynx 900
Skin 800
Thyroid 600
   
   
   
   
(Re-posted)  
 (Colon) (17,400)
 (Rectum) (9,800)
   
   
Female  
Site Number of death
All cancer 151,700
   
Colon/rectum 23,400
Lung, trachea 21,900
Stomach 17,000
Pancreas 16,200
Breast 13,800
Liver 10,000
Gallbladder and bile ducts 9,700
Uterus 6,300
Malignant lymphoma 5,000
Ovary 4,800
Leukemia 3,300
Kidney and other urinary organs 3,200
Bladder 2,500
Oral cavity and pharynx 2,200
Multiple myeloma 2,000
Esophagus 1,900
Thyroid 1,200
Brain, nervous system 1,000
Skin 900
Larynx 100
   
   
(Re-posted)  
 (Colon) (17,800)
 (Rectum) (5,600)
 (Cervix uteri) (2,800)
 (Corpus uteri) (2,400)
* Projection was performed by a model using age, calendar year at diagnosis, and their interactions as independent variables. Details are described in external site Japanese Journal of Clinical Oncology 2014, 44: 36-41.
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