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National Cancer Institute

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is the federal government's principal agency for cancer research and training. The NCI coordinates the National Cancer Program, which conducts and supports...

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Cancer Incidence - Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Registries Limited-Use

SEER Limited-Use cancer incidence data with associated population data. Geographic areas available are county and SEER registry. The Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program of the National Cancer Institute collects and distributes high quality, comprehensive cancer data from a number of population-based cancer registries. Data include patient demographics, primary tumor site, morphology, stage at diagnosis, first course of treatment, and follow-up for vital status. The SEER Program is the only comprehensive source of population-based information in the United States that includes stage of cancer at the time of diagnosis and survival rates within each stage.

Dataset Info

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FieldValue
Publisher
Bureau Code
Modified Date
2016-05-02
Release Date
2012-05-30
Identifier
68efde71-93b1-440d-b7d1-1847114d16ad
Temporal Coverage
Sunday, December 31, 1972 - 19:00 to Saturday, December 30, 2006 - 19:00
License
Granularity
County
Author
National Cancer Institute
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FieldValue

Agency Program URL

http://seer.cancer.gov/

Collection Frequency

Annually

Collection Instrument

http://seer.cancer.gov/tools/submission.html

Date Released

1975-01-01 00:00:00

Date Updated

2009-04-15 00:00:00

Migration Notes JSON

{"datadotgovid1": "119", "Coverage Period Start": "1973", "datadotgovid2": "v96v-rgec", "Coverage Period End": "2006"}

Subject Area 1

Epidemiology

Technical Documentation

http://seer.cancer.gov/data/documentation.html

Unit of Analysis

Cancer case

author_id

http://healthdata.gov/id/agency/nci

hd2-workflow-id

209