Cancer Research UK on Google+ Cancer Research UK on Facebook Cancer Research UK on Twitter
Skip navigation

Leukaemia statistics

Leukaemia Stats DoughnutLeukaemia statistics are presented here.

  • In 2010, 8,257 people in the UK were diagnosed with leukaemia.
  • In 2011, there were 4,603 deaths from leukaemia in the UK.
  • In 2005-2009, 44.3% of adult leukaemia patients (44.0% of men and 44.4% of women) in England survived their cancer for five years or more.

Looking for Leukaemia Key Facts?

The latest statistics available for leukaemia are; incidence 2010, mortality 2011, and survival 2005-2009. Find out why these are the latest statistics available.

The latest incidence statistics for leukaemia

The latest mortality statistics for leukaemia

The latest survival statistics for leukaemia

No Error

Rate this page:
Submit rating
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 2 votes
Rate this page
Rate this page for no comments box
Please enter feedback to continue submitting
Send feedback
Question about cancer? Contact our information nurse team
Updated: 23 January 2014