Total Years of Life Lost

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TYLL is calculated by summing the individual years of life lost for the individuals who have died in the specified time period, having been diagnosed with the disease of interest. This gives the total number of years of life lost for that cancer type, over the specified time period and catchment population.


Public Health Social Policy Cancer Type Catchment Population Life Lost 
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