List of countries by cancer rate

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This is a list of countries by cancer rate, as measured by the number of new cancer cases per 100,000 population among OECD countries in 2012.[1] The figures include all types of cancers, such as colorectal cancer, lung cancer, breast cancer, cervical cancer and prostate cancer.

Rank Country Cancer
rate
1  Denmark 338.1
2  France 324.6
3  Australia 323.0
4  Belgium 321.1
5  Norway 318.3
6  United States 318.0
7  Ireland 307.9
8  South Korea 307.8
9  Netherlands 304.8
10  Slovenia 296.3
11  Canada 295.7
12  New Zealand 295.0
13  Czech Republic 293.8
14   Switzerland 287.0
15  Hungary 285.4
16  Iceland 284.3
17  Germany 283.8
18  Israel 283.2
19  Luxembourg 280.3
20  Italy 278.6
21  Slovakia 276.9
22  United Kingdom 272.9
23  Sweden 270.0
24  Finland 256.8
25  Austria 254.1
26  Spain 249.0
27  Portugal 246.2
28  Estonia 242.8
29  Poland 229.6
30  Japan 217.1
31  Turkey 205.1
32  Chile 175.7
33  Greece 163.0
34  Mexico 131.5

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