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Table 1 Estimated global cancer burden in 2008 and projections to 2030 (values in millions)

From: Future research perspectives on environment and health: the requirement for a more expansive concept of translational cancer research

  More developed Less developed World
  2008 2030 2008 2030 2008 2030
New cases 5.6 7.4 7.1 12.9 12.7 21.4
Deaths 2.8 3.9 4.8 9.1 7.6 13.2