Cancer Mortality

Majid Ali, M.D.

How many people die of cancer in the world every year? How many people die of non-communicable diseases in the world every year?  What is the risk of dying of cancer for those with cancer? The pie chart below provides some answers.


Courtesy of American Institute for Cancer Research – 1993



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