56% of non-melanoma skin cancer cases in the UK are in males, and 44% are in females. [1-4]
Non-melanoma skin cancer incidence rates (European
Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer (C44), Number of New Cases, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Incidence Rates per 100,000 Population, UK, 2015
|AS Rate - 95% LCI||304.1||310.2||173.6||321.9||299.2|
|AS Rate - 95% UCI||308.6||325.1||187.8||349.8||303.3|
|AS Rate - 95% LCI||194.8||175.1||97.0||177.7||188.3|
|AS Rate - 95% UCI||198.1||185.0||106.5||196.0||191.3|
|AS Rate - 95% LCI||242.4||233.0||131.6||242.3||236.5|
|AS Rate - 95% UCI||245.2||241.4||139.7||258.2||238.9|
For non-melanoma skin cancer, differences between countries largely reflect differences in diagnosis and data recording.
- Data were provided by the Office for National Statistics on request, July 2017. Similar data can be found here: https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/healthandsocialcare/conditionsanddiseases/bulletins/cancerregistrationstatisticsengland/previousReleases.
- Data were provided by ISD Scotland on request, August 2017. Similar data can be found here: http://www.isdscotland.org/Health-Topics/Cancer/Publications.
- Data were provided by the Welsh Cancer Intelligence and Surveillance Unit, Health Intelligence Division, Public Health Wales on request, October 2017. Similar data can be found here: http://www.wcisu.wales.nhs.uk.
- Data were provided by the Northern Ireland Cancer Registry on request, July 2017. Similar data can be found here: http://www.qub.ac.uk/research-centres/nicr/.
About this data
Data is for UK, 2015, ICD-10 C44.