Non-Hodgkin lymphoma is the 11th most common cause of cancer death in the UK, accounting for 3% of all cancer deaths (2016).[1-3]
In males in the UK, non-Hodgkin lymphoma is the 13th most common cause of cancer death (3% of all male cancer deaths). In females in the UK it is the 10th most common cause of cancer death (3% of all female cancer deaths).
56% of non-Hodgkin lymphoma deaths in the UK are in males, and 44% are in females.
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma mortality rates (European age-standardised
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (C82-C86), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, UK, 2016
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||9.9||9.4||7.6||6.7||9.9|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||10.8||12.2||10.7||11.3||10.7|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||6.1||5.6||5.0||4.4||6.1|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||6.7||7.5||7.3||7.7||6.6|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||7.9||7.4||6.6||6.0||7.9|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||8.4||9.0||8.5||8.7||8.3|
- Data were provided by the Office for National Statistics on request, October 2017. Similar data can be found here: http://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/deaths.
- Data were provided by ISD Scotland on request, October 2017. 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, December 2017. Similar data can be found here: http://www.qub.ac.uk/research-centres/nicr/.
About this data
Data is for UK, 2016, ICD-10 C82-C86.