Neuroblastoma

You are here: 

Neuroblastoma 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 neuroblastoma in children aged 0–14 years are from 2006 to 2010.

  • 355 Canadian children were diagnosed with neuroblastoma.

The most recent mortality statistics for neuroblastoma in children aged 0–14 years are from 2007 to 2011.

  • 5 Canadian children died from neuroblastoma.

For more information about cancer statistics, go to Canadian Cancer Statistics publication.

Stories

Morgan Smith 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.

Read Morgan's story

Volunteer for Daffodil Month

Daffodil pin

Volunteers are urgently needed in April. When you volunteer just a few hours of your time during Daffodil Month, you help save lives and support people who are living with cancer now.

Learn more