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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 below.
Incidence is the total number of new cases of cancer. Mortality is the number of deaths due to cancer. These leukemia statistics include ages 15 and older.
The most recent incidence statistics for acute myelogenous leukemia are from 2013:
The most recent mortality statistics for acute myelogenous leukemia are from 2012:
For more information about cancer statistics, go to the Canadian Cancer Statistics publication.
Even though we are high school students, we were able to raise so much money for the Canadian Cancer Society. It just goes to show what can happen when a small group of people come together for a great cause.
Thousands of Canadian Cancer Society volunteers work in regional cancer centres, lodges and community hospitals to support people receiving treatment.