Childhood Hodgkin lymphoma statistics
It can take several years to collect and confirm cancer data, so the number of new cancer cases and deaths from recent years may not be available for some time. The most recent data available are provided.
Incidence and mortality
Incidence is the total number of new cases of cancer. Mortality is the number of deaths due to cancer.
The most recent incidence statistics for Hodgkin lymphoma in children aged 0–14 years are from 2009 to 2013.
- 260 Canadian children were diagnosed with Hodgkin lymphoma.
The most recent mortality statistics for Hodgkin lymphoma in children aged 0–14 years are from 2008 to 2012.
- 3 Canadian children died from Hodgkin lymphoma.
For more information about cancer statistics, go to Canadian Cancer Statistics publication.
Support from someone who has ‘been there’
The Canadian Cancer Society’s peer support program is a telephone support service that matches cancer patients and their caregivers with specially trained volunteers.