Hodgkin lymphoma accounts for less than 1% of all cancers in the UK (2014).[1-4]
In 2014, there were 2,106 new cases of Hodgkin lymphoma in the UK: 1,196 (57%) in males and 910 (43%) in females, giving a male:female ratio of around 13:10.[1-4] The
Hodgkin Lymphoma (C81), Number of New Cases, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Incidence Rates per 100,000 Population, UK, 2014
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||3.7||2.6||3.1||2.0||3.7|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||4.2||4.5||4.6||4.4||4.1|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||2.6||1.8||1.9||1.7||2.6|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||3.0||3.3||3.1||3.8||3.0|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||3.2||2.5||2.7||2.2||3.2|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||3.5||3.7||3.6||3.8||3.5|
95% LCL and 95% UCL are the 95% lower and upper
For Hodgkin lymphoma, like most cancer types, differences between countries largely reflect risk factor prevalence in years past.
- Data were provided by the Office for National Statistics on request, June 2016. Similar data can be found here: http://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/healthandsocialcare/conditionsanddiseases/bulletins/cancerregistrationstatisticsengland/previousReleases.
- Data were provided by ISD Scotland on request, May 2016. Similar data can be found here: http://www.isdscotland.org/Health-Topics/Cancer/Publications/.
- Data were provided by the Welsh Cancer Intelligence and Surveillance Unit, Health Intelligence Division, Public Health Wales on request, June 2016. Similar data can be found here: http://www.wcisu.wales.nhs.uk.
- Data were provided by the Northern Ireland Cancer Registry on request, May 2016. Similar data can be found here: http://www.qub.ac.uk/research-centres/nicr/.