Figure 7.2.37. Deaths from prostate cancer, by age group
Age-specific rate per 100,000 population, Middlesex-London, 2015
Source:Ontario Mortality Data, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, IntelliHEALTH ONTARIO, Date Extracted: Sep 24, 2019; Population Estimates, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, IntelliHEALTH Ontario, Date Extracted: Sep 24, 2019.
When comparing across all age groups, the death rate due to prostate cancer increased significantly with age and was highest among those age 75 and older (297.8 per 100,000).