Cervical cancer is the 14th most common cancer in females in the UK, accounting for 2% of all new cancer cases in females (2015).[1-4]
Cervical cancer incidence rates (European
Cervical Cancer (C53), Number of New Cases, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Incidence Rates per 100,000 Population, Females, UK, 2015
|AS Rate - 95% LCI||8.8||12.4||8.3||6.9||9.3|
|AS Rate - 95% UCI||9.5||15.2||11.5||10.8||9.9|
|AS Rate - 95% LCI||4.5||6.5||4.3||3.6||4.7|
|AS Rate - 95% UCI||4.9||7.9||5.9||5.5||5.1|
For cervical 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 C53.