Ovarian cancer is the 6th most common cause of cancer death in females in the UK, accounting for 5% of all cancer deaths in females (2016).[1-3]
Ovarian cancer mortality rates (European age-standardised
Ovarian Cancer (C56-C57.4), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, Females, UK, 2016
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||12.6||11.0||9.9||12.4||12.5|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||13.4||13.6||13.1||17.7||13.3|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||6.8||6.1||5.3||6.8||6.8|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||7.2||7.5||7.0||9.6||7.2|
- 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 C56-C57.4.