Updates

19 May 2017: HPV type distribution among cervical cancer cases in Philippines updated.

Data on HPV type distribution among cervical cancer cases in Philippines has been updated.

19 Apr 2017: Demographic-socioeconomic, sexual and immunization indicators updated.

Demographic and Socioeconomic Factors (section 2), Sexual and Reproductive Health Behaviour Indicators (section 6), Condom Use data (section 8) and Indicators related to immunisation practices other than HPV vaccines (section 9) have been fully updated for all regions and countries. This new release updates all reports, fact sheets and data query.

15 Dec 2016: All HPV infection statistics updated.

The section on HPV infection statistics has been fully updated with new data, including HPV prevalence and type-distribution for cervical, anal, vulvar, vaginal and penile cancers as well as precancerous lesions and women with normal cytology. The current update includes the addition of new data to the World, America, Asia, Africa, Oceania, Europe and 196 countries reports. This new release also includes updates to HPV infection statistics in the fact sheets and data query.

29 Nov 2016: Corrected minor table errors in World and continents reports.

Corrected duplicate table data in section 4.4.2 'HPV-Related Statistics for Head and Neck Cancers' in the World, America, Asia, Africa, Oceania and Europe reports.

7 Nov 2016: Data query (all sections): major changes in data display.

Major changes in data display for all sections of data query and minor fix in USA country report (table 3.1.2).

7 Oct 2016: Minor changes in all reports.

Changes in the format and data display. New forest plots in HPV statistics section.

15 Jun 2016: Changes in fact sheets.

Table 1 in the fact sheets has been updated.

18 Feb 2016: Minor changes in the fact sheets.

Minor changes in the format and data display of fact sheets.

01 Feb 2016: Corrections for South Africa,Yemen,Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Tables 3, 6 and 12 have been corrected.

23 Dec 2015: Update of cervical cancer screening and HPV vaccination practices.

The section on HPV prevention strategies, including cervical cancer screening and HPV vaccination, has been updated with new information on programs’ characteristics and coverage statistics.

23 Dec 2015: General update of all reports.

Data for all countries has been updated for all indicators, with the exception of HPV infection statistics section.

20 Mar 2015: Update on the HPV infection statistics for anogenital sites other than cervix.

The section on HPV infection statistics has been updated with new statistics on the HPV prevalence and type-distribution for anal, vulvar, vaginal and penile cancers and precancerous lesions. Some of the studies included have been corrected. New figures and global estimates have been added.

15 Dec 2014: All HPV infection statistics updated.

The section on HPV infection statistics has been fully updated with new data, including HPV prevalence and type-distribution for cervical, anal, vulvar, vaginal and penile cancers and precancerous lesions, head and neck cancers, women with normal cytology, and anogenital sites in men from the general population and special populations.

21 Aug 2014: New data for cervical and other anogenital cancers burden.

Section on cancer burden has been updated with new data on age-specific cervical cancer burden and trends for cervical, anal, vulvar, vaginal and penile cancers.

21 Aug 2014: All reports updated with changes in the design of figures and tables.

Several figures and tables of Sections 3 and 4 of the reports and Modules M1 and M2 of the data query have been redesigned.

7 Apr 2014: Maps of cervical cancer corrected.

Summary Reports (regions and world): The legend of maps displaying age-standardized rates (ASR) of cervical cancer has been relabeled (both for incidence and mortality maps).

13 Mar 2014: Summary Reports/Data query: Minor corrections in forest plots for cervical sites.

Summary Reports/Data query: the pooled prevalence and its 95% confidence added in the forest plots for women with normal cytology, precancerous cervical lesions and invasive cervical cancer.

3 Mar 2014: Data Query - Fixed display of HPV prevalence (HSIL, LSIL and normal cytology).

Fixed an error on the Data Query display of HPV prevalence data for cervical lesions (high grade, low grade) and normal cervical cytology.

3 Mar 2014: Summary Report - Minor corrections in cervical cancer bar charts.

Minor correction: removal of male cancer sites from figures 4, 5, 11 and 12 of the country reports and figures 8 and 15 of the Oceania report. These bar charts compare the incidence/mortality of cervical cancer to other cancers in women.

21 Feb 2014: New figures on the HPV-16 prevalence.

New figures on the HPV-16 prevalence among women with low-grade cervical lesions and women with high-grade cervical lesions have been added or updated for the following countries: Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Colombia, Honduras, India, Iran,Jamaica,Japan, Kenya, Korea, Morocco, Mexico, Nigeria, Peru, Senegal, Thailand, United States of America, Vietnam, South Africa; and the following Regions: Americas and Asia.

20 Feb 2014: New figures added on HPV prevalence among women with normal cytology.

Figures on the overall HPV prevalence and HPV-16 prevalence among women with normal cytology have been added or updated for the following countries: Argentina, Brazil, Canada, China, Cote d’Ivore, Colombia, Costa Rica, Honduras, India, Japan, Kenya, Korea, Morocco, Mexico, Nigeria, Peru, Senegal, Thailand, United States of America, Vietnam, South Africa; and the following Regions: Americas, Africa, Asia, Oceania, and the World.

31 Jan 2014: New Cancer Statistics uploaded from IARC.

HPV-related cancer statistics for all countries and regions were fully updated. That included update of Section 3 of full summary reports, fact sheets and Module M2 of the data query. Includes most up-to-date statistics from IARC Globocan 2012¹ and Cancer incidence in Five Continents (CI5) volume X².

¹ Ferlay J, Soerjomataram I, Ervik M, Dikshit R, Eser S, Mathers C, Rebelo M, Parkin DM, Forman D, Bray, F. GLOBOCAN 2012 v1.0, Cancer Incidence and Mortality Worldwide: IARC CancerBase No. 11 [Internet]. Lyon, France: International Agency for Research on Cancer; 2013.
² Forman D, Bray F, Brewster DH, Gombe Mbalawa C, Kohler B, Piñeros M, Steliarova-Foucher E, Swaminathan R and Ferlay J eds (2013) Cancer Incidence in Five Continents, Vol. X (electronic version) Lyon, IARC.