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Deaths from Liver cancer

Liver cancer: Deaths

Deaths from Liver cancer: 12.382 deaths reported in USA 1999 for cancer of liver and intrahepatic bile ducts (NVSR Sep 2001)

Death Rate Extrapolation

Death rate extrapolations for USA for Liver cancer: 12 per year, 1 per month, 0 per week, 0 per day, 0 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this automatic extrapolation calculation uses the deaths statistic: 12.382 deaths reported in USA 1999 for cancer of liver and intrahepatic bile ducts (NVSR Sep 2001)

Survival rate statistics for Liver cancer

The following are statistics from various sources about the survival rate for Liver cancer:

  • 7% of white people survive 5 years for liver cancer in the US 1992-99 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 5% of African American people survive 5 years for liver cancer in the US 1992-99 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 7% survive 5 years for liver cancer in the US 1992-99 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 6% of people with liver and intrahepatic cancer survive after 5 years in the US 1983-90 (SEER)
  • 5-year survival rate for black people with liver and intrahepatic cancer is 4.0% in the US 1983-90 (SEER)
  • 5-year survival rate for people with liver and intrahepatic cancer is 6.0% in the US 1983-90 (SEER)
  • 5-year survival rate for white people with liver and intrahepatic cancer is 6.6% in the US 1983-90 (SEER)

Liver cancer: Life Years Lost

Average life years lost from Liver cancer: 16.0 years for liver/IBD cancers (SEER)1

Misdiagnosis and Liver cancer deaths

Liver cancer can be deadly if misdiagnosed...more »

Death statistics for Liver cancer

The following are statistics from various sources about deaths and Liver cancer:

  • 14,270 estimated deaths for liver/intrahepatic bile duct cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 9,450 estimated male deaths for liver/intrahepatic bile duct cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 4,820 estimated female deaths for liver/intrahepatic bile duct cancer in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer mortality rates for race and gender groups in the USA:
    • 6 white men per 100,000 in the US 1996-2000 (SEER Cancer Statistics Review, National Cancer Institute, 1975-2000)
    • 9.3 African American men per 100,000 in the US 1996-2000 (SEER Cancer Statistics Review, National Cancer Institute, 1975-2000)
    • 16.1 Asian American and Pacific Islander men per 100,000 in the US 1996-2000 (SEER Cancer Statistics Review, National Cancer Institute, 1975-2000)
    • 7.6 American Indian and Alaska Native men per 100,000 in the US 1996-2000 (SEER Cancer Statistics Review, National Cancer Institute, 1975-2000)
    • 10.5 Hispanic Latino men per 100,000 in the US 1996-2000 (SEER Cancer Statistics Review, National Cancer Institute, 1975-2000)
    • 2.7 white women per 100,000 in the US 1996-2000 (SEER Cancer Statistics Review, National Cancer Institute, 1975-2000)
    • 3.7 African American women per 100,000 in the US 1996-2000 (SEER Cancer Statistics Review, National Cancer Institute, 1975-2000)
    • 6.7 Asian American and Pacific Islander women per 100,000 in the US 1996-2000 (SEER Cancer Statistics Review, National Cancer Institute, 1975-2000)
    • 4.3 American Indian and Alaska Native women per 100,000 in the US 1996-2000 (SEER Cancer Statistics Review, National Cancer Institute, 1975-2000)
    • 5 Hispanic Latino women per 100,000 in the US 1996-2000 (SEER Cancer Statistics Review, National Cancer Institute, 1975-2000)
  • 1.3% of all male deaths was due to liver disease in Australia 2002 (AIHW National Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 918 men died from liver disease in Australia 2002 (AIHW National Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)

Deaths from Liver cancer: medical news summaries

The following medical news items are relevant to death from Liver cancer:

Liver cancer: Hospitalization Statistics

The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Liver cancer:

  • 0.05% (6,423) of hospital consultant episodes were for malignant neoplasm of liver and intrahepatic bile ducts in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 80% of hospital consultant episodes for required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 62% of hospital consultant episodes for malignant neoplasm of liver and intrahepatic bile ducts were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 38% of hospital consultant episodes for malignant neoplasm of liver and intrahepatic bile ducts were for women in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 35% of hospital consultant episodes for required emergency hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
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Footnotes:
1. SEER Cancer Statistics Review 1975-2000, National Cancer Institute (NCI)

 

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