Liver cancer statistics
- 4,348 people in the UK were diagnosed with liver cancer in 2011.
- There were 4,106 deaths from liver cancer in the UK in 2011.
- 5.5% of adult liver cancer patients (5.1% of men and 5.7% of women) in England survived their cancer for five years or more in 1996-1999.
Stats, info and publications
The latest statistics available for liver cancer in the UK are; incidence 2011, mortality 2011, and survival 1996-1999. Find out why these are the latest statistics available.
The ICD code for liver cancer is ICD-10 C22.
Specific questions and answers about some of Cancer Research UK's statistics and information and explanations on terminology used for statistics and reporting of cancer, and the methods used to calculate some of the statistics are also available.
We would like to acknowledge the essential work of the cancer registries in the United Kingdom and Ireland Association of Cancer Registries, without which there would be no data.
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