SEER 1973-2005 Cancer Data Available
April 15, 2008
SEER Data is now available the for the years 1973-2005.
With the new data comes the release of many new statistics and
updated versions of software throughout the Surveillance Research
Program. See the list below for new and updated data, statistics,
and tools now available.
- SEER Data, 1973-2005 includes
incidence and population data associated by age, sex, race, year
of diagnosis, and geographic areas (including SEER registry and
Mortality Data 1969-2005 is available for
analysis in the SEER*Stat software.
Statistical Reports and Tables
Stat Fact Sheets are a collection of statistical summaries
for a number of common cancer types. They were developed
to provide a quick overview of frequently-requested cancer
Cancer Statistics Review, 1975-2005 is an annually
published report of the most recent cancer incidence,
mortality, survival, lifetime risk, and prevalence statistics.
Stats, with a newly-designed interface, is an interactive tool to access statistical tables and graphs based on user selections of cancer site, statistic, race/ethnicity, gender, and age. Data
is also available in delimited format.
Query Systems are Web-based data retrieval applications
that provide access to cancer statistics stored in online
databases. CanQues provides greater flexibility
than Fast Stats and data is also available in delimited
software is for the analysis of SEER and other cancer-related
databases. The following statistics can be calculated: frequencies
and rates, survival prevalence, multiple primary standardized
incidence ratios, and case listings.
- DevCan software
uses lifetable methods to compute the lifetime and age-conditioned
probability of developing cancer and dying of cancer.
- Joinpoint software analyzes joinpoint models to enable the user to test whether or not an apparent change in trend is statistically significant.