Anal cancer accounts for less than 1% of all cancer deaths in the UK (2014) for both males and females.[1-3]
In 2014, there were 358 anal cancer deaths in the UK: 143 (40%) in males and 215 (60%) in females, giving a male:female ratio of around 7:10.[1-3] The
Anal Cancer (C21), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, UK, 2014
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.4||0.2||0.4||-0.1||0.5|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.6||1.0||1.1||1.3||0.6|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.5||0.2||0.8||0.1||0.6|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.7||0.9||1.6||1.3||0.7|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.5||0.3||0.7||0.2||0.5|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.6||0.8||1.3||1.0||0.7|
95% LCL and 95% UCL are the 95% lower and upper
Anal cancer mortality rates throughout the UK show very little variation between health boundaries for both males and females.
- Data were provided by the Office for National Statistics on request, November 2015. Similar data can be found here: https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/deaths/bulletins/deathsregistrationsummarytables/previousReleases.
- Data were provided by the Information Services Division (ISD) Scotland on request, November 2015. Similar data can be found here: http://www.nrscotland.gov.uk/statistics-and-data/statistics/statistics-by-theme/vital-events/vital-events-reference-tables.
- Data were provided by the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency on request, November 2015. Similar data can be found here: http://www.nisra.gov.uk/demography/default.asp2.htm.
- UK Cancer Information Service version 4.5b 001. Data extracted on 10/09/2013.