Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia accounted for less than 1% of all cancer deaths in the UK in 2017.[1-3]
In females in the UK, chronic lymphocytic 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, 40% of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia deaths in the UK were in females and 60% were in males.
Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia mortality rates (
Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (C91.1), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, UK, 2017
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.9||0.5||0.8||0.3||0.9|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||1.1||1.2||1.8||1.6||1.1|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||2.1||2.0||0.6||0.3||2.0|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||2.5||3.4||1.7||2.1||2.4|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||1.4||1.3||0.9||0.5||1.4|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||1.7||2.0||1.7||1.6||1.6|
95% LCL and 95% UCL are the 95% lower and upper
- 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 C91.1.