Skin cancer statistics
Skin cancer statistics are presented here.
- In 2010, 12,818 people in the UK were diagnosed with malignant melanoma skin cancer.
- In 2010 there were 2,203 deaths from malignant melanoma skin cancer in the UK.
- In 2005-2009, 88.2% of adult skin cancer patients (83.6% of men and 91.6% of women) in England survived their cancer for five years or more.
- In 2010 around 100,000 people were diagnosed with non-melanoma skin cancer and there were 546 deaths from non melanoma skin cancer.
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