Kidney cancer statistics
Kidney cancer statistics are presented here.
- In 2010, 9,639 people in the UK were diagnosed with kidney cancer.
- In 2010 there were 4,062 deaths from kidney cancer in the UK.
- In 2005-2009, 53.9% of adult kidney cancer patients (53.3% of men and 54.8% of women) in England survived their cancer for five years or more.
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The latest statistics available for kidney cancer are; incidence 2010, mortality 2010, and survival 2005-2009. Please note that incidence data in this section are for 2009, mortality data in this section are for 2008, and that 2010 data are coming soon. Find out why these are the latest statistics available.
Statistics for symptoms and treatment are currently under review.
A summary of the usual treatment for kidney cancer is available on the CancerHelp pages.
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