Pancreatic cancer statistics
Pancreatic cancer statistics are presented here.
- In 2010, 8,463 people in the UK were diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.
- In 2010 there were 7,901 deaths from pancreatic cancer in the UK.
- In 2005-2009, 3.7% of adult pancreatic cancer patients (3.6% of men and 3.8% of women) in England survived their cancer for five years or more.
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The latest statistics available for pancreatic 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.
Statistics for symptoms and treatment are currently under review.
A summary of the usual treatment for pancreatic cancer is available on the CancerHelp pages.
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