Uterine (womb) cancer is the fourth most common cancer in females in the UK (2014), accounting for 5% of all new cases of cancer in females.[1-4]
In 2014, there were 9,324 new cases of uterine cancer in the UK.[1-4] The
Uterine Cancer (C54-C55), Number of New Cases, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Incidence Rates per 100,000 Population, UK, 2014
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||28.9||30.9||28.5||24.1||29.2|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||30.2||36.6||32.6||31.3||30.4|
95% LCL and 95% UCL are the 95% lower and upper confidence limits around the
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, 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, ICD-10 C54-C55