Oesophageal cancer statistics
Oesophageal cancer statistics are presented here.
- In 2010, 8,477 people in the UK were diagnosed with oesophageal cancer.
- In 2010 there were 7,610 deaths from oesophageal cancer in the UK.
- In 2005-2009, 13.0% of adult oesophageal cancer patients (13.4% of men and 12.6% of women) in England survived their cancer for five years or more.
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The latest statistics available for oesophageal cancer are; incidence 2010, mortality 2010, and survival 2005-2009. Please note that incidence and mortality data in this section are for 2008 and that 2010 data are coming soon. Find out why these are the latest statistics available.
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