Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia accounted for less than 1% of all cancer deaths in the UK in 2017.[1-3]
In females in the UK, acute lymphoblastic leukaemia accounted for less than 1% of all female cancer deaths. In males in the UK it accounted for less than 1% of all male cancer deaths.
In 2017, 41% of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia deaths in the UK were in females and 59% were in males.
Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia mortality rates (
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (C91.0), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, UK, 2017
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.2||0.1||0.0||0.0||0.2|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.4||0.4||0.6||0.6||0.3|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.3||0.4||0.1||0.0||0.4|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.5||1.0||0.9||0.9||0.5|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.3||0.3||0.2||0.1||0.3|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.4||0.7||0.6||0.6||0.4|
- 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 C91.0.