How common is pancreatic cancer?
Pancreatic cancer is one of the 10 most common cancers in both men and women in Australia. In 2021, pancreatic cancer was estimated to represent 2.8% of cancer diagnoses, with 4,261 Australians predicted to be diagnosed with the disease1.
1 Cancer Australia, Pancreatic cancer in Australia statistics, Cancer Australia, 2021, accessed 12 April 2022.
What is pancreatic cancer?