Cancer in men 2019

Cancer in women 2019

The numbers of cases of the most common cancers by different age group in 2019

Children and youth

Under 20-year-olds

Adults

20-69 year-olds

The rest of the people

70+

Cancer in 2035

Cancer incidence among different age groups from 1953 to 2018 and projected development until 2035 for different age groups. This forecast was made in April 2020.

%

Age group 0-64

The number of cancers diagnosed in people under 65 will increase slightly (4%) from 2018 to 2035.

%

Age group 65-74

The effect of large age groups is clearly reflected in the number of cancers diagnosed among people aged between 65 and 74. The annual number of cases will increase by 9% by 2021, but will subsequently decline.

%

Age group 75+

The annual number of cases among people over 75 is projected to nearly double from 2018 to 2035.

Statistic application

You can use the Finnish Cancer Registry’s interactive statistic application to browse statistics, view them in graphs and tables, and download the statistics you select to your own computer.

More detailed statistics from the interactive statistic application

More detailed statistics for 2019

Cancer 2018 -report

Cancer in Finland