Childhood cancer statistics
Childhood cancer statistics are presented here.
- In 2008-2010, an average of 1,603 children per year in the UK were diagnosed with cancer.
- In 2009-2011, an average of 252 children per year in the UK died from cancer.
- In 2006-2010, 82% of children in Great Britain survived their childhood cancer for five years or more.
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