31 AUGUST 2017

Breast and cervical cancer screening target population and coverage by examination, 2015–2016

In 2016, 56.3% of women attended mammography screening, who were invited to breast cancer screening programme. The coverage by examination was even lower among women, who were invited to cervical cancer screening – 45.9%, according to data of National Institute for Health Development.

Estonian Cancer Screening Registry's 2015 and 2016 data about breast and cervical cancer screening programme target population and coverage by examination is published in Health Statistics and Health Research Database.