In females in the UK, brain, other CNS and intracranial tumours is the 9th most common cause of cancer death (3% of all female cancer deaths). In males in the UK it is the 9th most common cause of cancer death (3% of all male cancer deaths).
44% of brain, other CNS and intracranial tumours deaths in the UK are in females, and 56% are in males.
Brain, other CNS and intracranial tumours mortality rates (European age-standardised
Brain, Other CNS and Intracranial Tumours (C70-C72, C75.1-C75.3, D32-D33, D35.2-D35.4, D42-D43, D44.3-D44.5), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, UK, 2017
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||6.7||5.9||5.9||6.0||6.8|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||7.3||7.8||8.5||9.7||7.3|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||9.8||9.8||8.1||8.4||9.9|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||10.6||12.5||11.3||13.0||10.7|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||8.3||8.0||7.3||7.8||8.3|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||8.8||9.6||9.3||10.7||8.8|
- Data were provided by the Office for National Statistics on request, November 2018. Similar data can be found here: http://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/deaths.
- Data were provided by ISD Scotland on request, October 2018. Similar data can be found here: http://www.isdscotland.org/Health-Topics/Cancer/Publications/index.asp.
- Data were provided by the Northern Ireland Cancer Registry on request, March 2019. Similar data can be found here: http://www.qub.ac.uk/research-centres/nicr/.
About this data
Data is for UK, 2017, ICD-10 C70-C72, C75.1-C75.3, D32-D33, D35.2-D35.4, D42-D43, D44.3-D44.5.