Uterine cancer is the 4th most common cancer in females in the UK, accounting for 5% of all new cancer cases in females (2015).[1-4]
Uterine cancer incidence rates (European
Uterine Cancer (C54-C55), Number of New Cases, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Incidence Rates per 100,000 Population, Females, UK, 2015
|AS Rate - 95% LCI||27.5||26.7||26.8||25.8||27.7|
|AS Rate - 95% UCI||28.8||30.6||32.0||33.1||28.9|
|AS Rate - 95% LCI||14.5||14.3||14.1||13.6||14.6|
|AS Rate - 95% UCI||15.2||16.5||16.8||17.4||15.2|
For uterine 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, July 2017. Similar data can be found here: https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/healthandsocialcare/conditionsanddiseases/bulletins/cancerregistrationstatisticsengland/previousReleases.
- Data were provided by ISD Scotland on request, August 2017. 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, October 2017. Similar data can be found here: http://www.wcisu.wales.nhs.uk.
- Data were provided by the Northern Ireland Cancer Registry on request, July 2017. Similar data can be found here: http://www.qub.ac.uk/research-centres/nicr/.
About this data
Data is for UK, 2015, ICD-10 C54-C55.