Prostate cancer statistics
Prostate cancer statistics are presented here.
- In 2010, 40,975 men in the UK were diagnosed with prostate cancer.
- In 2010 there were 10,721 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 2010, and survival 2005-2009. Please note that incidence data in this section are for 2009 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 prostate cancer is available on the CancerHelp pages.
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