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Deaths from Melanoma

Melanoma: Deaths

Deaths from Melanoma: 7,215 deaths reported in USA 1999 for skin melanoma (NVSR Sep 2001)

Death Rate Extrapolation

Death rate extrapolations for USA for Melanoma: 7,215 per year, 601 per month, 138 per week, 19 per day, 0 per hour, 0 per minute, 0 per second. Note: this automatic extrapolation calculation uses the deaths statistic: 7,215 deaths reported in USA 1999 for skin melanoma (NVSR Sep 2001)

Survival rate statistics for Melanoma

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

  • 90% of white people survive 5 years for melanoma in the US 1992-99 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 64% of African American people survive 5 years for melanoma in the US 1992-99 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 90% survive 5 years for melanoma in the US 1992-99 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 88% of women survive five years after diagnosis of melanoma in Australia 1992-97 (Cancer Survival in Australia, 1992-97, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 92% of men survive five years after diagnosis of melanoma in Australia 1992-97 (Cancer Survival in Australia, 1992-97, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 85.1% of people with skin melanomas survive after 5 years in the US 1983-90 (SEER)
  • 27.7% of people with multiple melanomas survive after 5 years in the US 1983-90 (SEER)
  • 5-year survival rate for black people with skin melanoma is 70.3% in the US 1983-90 (SEER)
  • 5-year survival rate for people with skin melanoma is 85.1% in the US 1983-90 (SEER)
  • 5-year survival rate for white people with skin melanoma is 85.3% in the US 1983-90 (SEER)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 15-99 with melanoma is 91.6% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 15-99 with melanoma is 72.9% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 15-39 with melanoma is 95% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 15-39 with melanoma is 82% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 40-49 with melanoma is 92% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 40-49 with melanoma is 77% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 50-59 with melanoma is 92% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 50-59 with melanoma is 74% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 60-69 with melanoma is 90% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 60-69 with melanoma is 70% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 70-79 with melanoma is 91% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 70-79 with melanoma is 67% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for men aged 80-99 with melanoma is 85% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for men aged 80-99 with melanoma is 59% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for women aged 15-99 with melanoma is 95.7% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for women aged 15-99 with melanoma is 85.1% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for women aged 15-39 with melanoma is 98% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for women aged 15-39 with melanoma is 91% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for women aged 40-49 with melanoma is 97% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for women aged 40-49 with melanoma is 89% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for women aged 50-59 with melanoma is 96% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for women aged 50-59 with melanoma is 88% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for women aged 60-69 with melanoma is 96% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for women aged 60-69 with melanoma is 85% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for women aged 70-79 with melanoma is 94% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for women aged 70-79 with melanoma is 78% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 1-year survival rate for women aged 80-99 with melanoma is 90% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)
  • 5-year survival rate for women aged 80-99 with melanoma is 69% in England and Wales 1991-95 (Cancer Survival, National Statistics)

Melanoma: Life Years Lost

Average life years lost from Melanoma: 18.6 years (SEER)1

Misdiagnosis and Melanoma deaths

Melanoma can be deadly if misdiagnosed...more »

Death statistics for Melanoma

The following are statistics from various sources about deaths and Melanoma:

  • 7,910 estimated deaths for melanoma in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 5,050 estimated male deaths for melanoma in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 2,860 estimated female deaths for melanoma in the US 2004 (Cancer Facts and Figures, American Cancer Society, 2004)
  • 520 deaths in men from melanoma in Canada 2004 (Canadian Cancer Statistics, National Cancer Institute of Canada, 2004)
  • 330 deaths in women from melanoma in Canada 2004 (Canadian Cancer Statistics, National Cancer Institute of Canada, 2004)
  • 3 per 100,000 deaths in men from melanoma in Canada 2004 (Canadian Cancer Statistics, National Cancer Institute of Canada, 2004)
  • 2 per 100,000 deaths in women from melanoma in Canada 2004 (Canadian Cancer Statistics, National Cancer Institute of Canada, 2004)
  • 3 women per 100,000 population die of melanoma in Australia 2002 (Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 8 men per 100,000 population die of melanoma in Australia 2002 (Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • Melanoma caused 354 female deaths in Australia 2000 (AIHW and AACR, AIHW National Mortality Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • Melanoma accounted for 2.3% of female cancer deaths in Australia 2000 (AIHW and AACR, AIHW National Mortality Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • Melanoma accounted for 3.5 female deaths per 100,000 population in Australia 2000 (AIHW and AACR, AIHW National Mortality Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • Melanoma caused 617 male deaths in Australia 2000 (AIHW and AACR, AIHW National Mortality Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • Melanoma accounted for 3.1% of male cancer deaths in Australia 2000 (AIHW and AACR, AIHW National Mortality Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 7.3 deaths from melanoma per 100,000 population occurred in men in Australia 2000 (AIHW and AACR, AIHW National Mortality Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)

Deaths from Melanoma: medical news summaries

The following medical news items are relevant to death from Melanoma:

Melanoma: Hospitalization Statistics

The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Melanoma:

  • 0.073% (9,325) of hospital consultant episodes were for malignant melanoma of skin in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 98% of hospital consultant episodes for malignant melanoma of skin required hospital admission in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 48% of hospital consultant episodes for malignant melanoma of skin were for men in England 2002-03 (Hospital Episode Statistics, Department of Health, England, 2002-03)
  • 52% of hospital consultant episodes for malignant melanoma of skin were for women 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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