43.5% of males survive mesothelioma for at least one year, as shown by age-standardised net survival for patients diagnosed with mesothelioma during 2013-2017 in England. Survival for females at one year is 49.7%. Survival for females is higher than for than for males at one year. 6.5% of people diagnosed with mesothelioma survive their disease for five years or more.
Mesothelioma Cancer Age-Standardised One-, Five-Year Net Survival, Adults (Aged 15-99), England, 2013-2017
Ten-year survival estimates are not available for this cancer.
- Office for National Statistics, Cancer survival by stage at diagnosis for England, 2019.
About this data
Data is for: England, 2013 - 2017, ICD-10 C45. Survival statistics give an overall picture of survival and the survival time experienced by an individual patient may be much higher or lower, depending on specific patient and tumour characteristics.