Hans Rosling: Breast Cancer Statistics

3/25/2013 12:00 AM

Breast Cancer is the most common form of cancer among women. It is more common in rich countries than in poor and it increase when a country gets richer. But with increased income comes also better chances to save those women that get cancer. Hans Rosling presents cancer-data in Gapminder World that shows how more and more women in a country like Sweden gets breast cancer every year but also how fewer and fewer dies from that cancer. Today, most people that get breast cancer in Sweden survives.