Penile cancer is not among the 20 most common causes of cancer death in males in the UK, accounting for less than 1% of all cancer deaths in males (2018).In females and males combined, penile cancer is not among the 20 most common causes of cancer death in the UK, accounting for less than 1% of all cancer deaths (2018).[1-3]
Penile cancer mortality rates (European age-standardised
For penile cancer mortality rates do not vary between UK constituent nations however incidence rates do vary between the UK constituent nations.
Penile Cancer (C60), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, Males, UK, 2018
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.4||0.4||0.0||0.0||0.5|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.6||1.1||0.5||1.2||0.6|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.2||0.2||0.0||0.0||0.2|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.3||0.5||0.2||0.5||0.3|
- Data were provided by the Office for National Statistics on request, November 2019. Similar data can be found here: http://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/deaths.
- Data were provided by ISD Scotland on request, October 2019. 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, June 2020. Similar data can be found here: http://www.qub.ac.uk/research-centres/nicr/.
About this data
Data is for UK, 2018, C60.