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Stats for the past 3 years (Yr 2017 - Yr 2019)
Year 2017 2018 2019
New Cancer Cases - TOTAL 2461 2380 2667
New Cancer Cases - Male 973 959 1108
New Cancer Cases - Female 1488 1421 1559

New Cancer Cases among Male. 973 959 1108
New cases: Prostate 203 191 176
New cases: Colon-Rectum 109 124 154
New cases: Trachea, bronchus and lung 89 65 123
New cases: Stomach 51 53 75
New cases: Mouth and pharynx 50 41 59
New Cases: Liver 42 44 36
New cases: Bladder 55 33 51

New Cancer Cases among Female 1488 1421 1559
New cases: Breast 583 570 548
New cases: Colon-Rectum 99 104 138
New cases: Ovary 57 99 70
New Cases: Uterus 40 87 135
New cases: Cervix Uteri 64 54 74
New cases: Trachea, bronchus and lung 56 54

Mortality Due to Cancer - Total 1366 1331 1412
Mortality Due to Cancer - Male 653 654 694
Mortality Due to Cancer - Female 713 677 718

Death due to cancer - Male 653 654 694
Death due to - Prostate 77 99 100
Death due to - Trachea, bronchus and lung 106 94 125
Death due to - ColonRectum 85 80 95
Death due to - Stomach 50 61 63
Death due to - Lip,Oral cavity & Pharynx 56 47 41

Death due to cancer - Female 713 677 718
Death due to - breast 193 173 212
Death due to - Cervix Uteri 58 63 48
Death due to - Colon-Rectum 68 58 70
Death due to - Trachea, bronchus and lung 44 55 53
Death due to - Ovary 46 52 46
Incidence Data

During the year 2019, 2667 new cancer cases were diagnosed, 1108 were among males and 1559 among females.

Compared to year 2018, total new cases of cancer have increased by 12.1 %, with an increase of 9.7 % in females and an increase of 15.5 % in males have been observed.

Mortality Data

Amongst deaths (all causes) in 2019, 1412 deaths are due to cancer. 694 deaths occurred in males whilst 718 deaths were noted in females.