Childhood Cancer Profiles - Region Latin America and the Caribbean
Childhood cancer is a leading cause of death for children and adolescents in the Americas region. This profile provide a synthesis of the burden of childhood cancer and health system capacity in the Region of Latin America and the Caribbean.
Profiles for the countries, as well as for the region and other sub-regions are also available. These profiles establish a baseline and support monitoring trends toward the achievement of the key indicators of the Global Initiative for Childhood Cancer. The data presented in the Profiles are derived from several sources.
For details on these please see the Explanatory Notes.
All the profiles are available at https://www.paho.org/en/topics/childhood-and-adolescence-cancer