Map of Simcoe Muskoka

Cancer

Cancer Mortality

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths among both men and women. According to the Cancer Care Ontario 2016 Ontario Cancer Statistics report, there will be an estimated 29,288 cancer deaths in Ontario in 2016. Cancer mortality is generally influenced by the incidence of new cancer cases, socio-demographic factors, early detection of cancer, and the availability and accessibility of effective cancer treatments.

This HealthSTATS section has mortality data for the following: