Every year in Lower Saxony, about 50,000 people fall ill with a malignant tumour and 22,000 people die of cancer. The registry of the EKN evaluates the tumour reports statistically in order to provide data for cause research, health reporting and health planning.

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On our pages you will find:

  • Information on cancer registration and the database
  • A database for individually configurable data queries on new cancer diseases and cancer mortality in Lower Saxony
  • The current Annual Report 2019 - Cancer in Lower Saxony with Data Report 2016 for download and as an interactive report
  • Projects and publications