Figure 7.2.12. Incidence of lung cancer, by age group
Age-specific rate per 100,000 population, Middlesex-London, 2014
Ontario Agency for Health Protection and Promotion (Public Health Ontario). Snapshots: Cancer Incidence Snapshot PHU/LHIN (2010 to 2014) [Internet]. Toronto, ON: Queen's Printer for Ontario; c2019 [updated 2015 Apr 15; cited 2019 Sep 30]. Available from: https://www.publichealthontario.ca/en/data-and-analysis/chronic-disease/cancer-incidence.
When comparing across all age groups, the incidence rate of lung cancer increased with age and was highest among the age 80 and older (432.1 per 100,000).