Ovarian cancer is the sixth most common cancer among females in the UK (2014), accounting for 4% of all new cases of cancer in females.[1-4]
In 2014, there were 7,378 new cases of ovarian cancer in the UK.[1-4] The
Ovarian Cancer (C56-C57.4), Number of New Cases, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Incidence Rates per 100,000 Population, UK, 2014
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||22.9||20.7||20.0||20.0||22.7|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||24.1||25.4||23.4||26.4||23.8|
95% LCL and 95% UCL are the 95% lower and upper
For ovarian cancer, 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/
About this data
Data is for: UK, 2014, ICD10 C56-57.4