Prostate cancer statistics
Prostate cancer statistics are presented here.
- In 2010, 40,975 men in the UK were diagnosed with prostate cancer.
- In 2011 there were 10,793 deaths from prostate cancer in the UK.
- In 2005-2009, 81.4% of adult prostate cancer patients in England survived their cancer for five years or more.
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The latest statistics available for prostate cancer are; incidence 2010, mortality 2011, and survival 2005-2009. 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 prostate cancer is available on the CancerHelp pages.
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