Prostate cancer is the 2nd most common cause of cancer death in males in the UK, accounting for 13% of all cancer deaths in males (2016).[1-3]
Prostate cancer mortality rates (European age-standardised
Prostate Cancer (C61), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, Males, UK, 2016
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||46.5||41.7||42.4||42.2||46.4|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||48.4||47.6||49.7||53.2||48.1|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||19.0||16.7||17.2||16.8||18.9|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||19.8||19.0||20.2||21.2||19.6|
- 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 C61.