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Thyroid cancer statistics

Thyroid Stats DoughnutThyroid cancer statistics are presented here.

  • In 2010, 2,654 people in the UK were diagnosed with thyroid cancer.
  • In 2011, there were 343 deaths from thyroid cancer in the UK.
  • In 1996-1999, around 75.0% of adult thyroid cancer patients (74.2% of men and 78.9% of women) in England and Wales survived their cancer for five years or more.

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The latest statistics available for thyroid cancer are; incidence 2010, mortality 2011, and survival 1996-1999. Find out why these are the latest statistics available.

The latest incidence statistics for thyroid cancer

The latest mortality statistics for thyroid cancer


The latest survival statistics for thyroid cancer

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Updated: 28 January 2014