Chronic myeloid leukaemia accounted for less than 1% of all cancer deaths in the UK in 2017.[1-3]
In females in the UK, chronic myeloid 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, 43% of chronic myeloid leukaemia deaths in the UK were in females and 57% were in males.
Chronic myeloid leukaemia mortality rates (
Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia (C92.1), 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||N/A||0.2|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.4||0.5||0.5||N/A||0.3|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.5||0.0||0.0||0.0||0.4|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.7||0.4||0.6||1.2||0.6|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.4||0.1||0.1||0.0||0.3|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.5||0.4||0.4||0.4||0.4|
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 C92.1.