Small intestine cancer is not among the 20 most common causes of cancer death in the UK, accounting for less than 1% of all cancer deaths (2016).[1-3]
In males in the UK, small intestine cancer is the 19th most common cause of cancer death (less than 1% of all male cancer deaths). In females in the UK it is not among the 20 most common causes of cancer death (less than 1% of all female cancer deaths).
53% of small intestine cancer deaths in the UK are in males, and 47% are in females.
Small intestine cancer mortality rates (European age-standardised
Small Intestine Cancer (C17), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, UK, 2016
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.9||1.1||0.0||0.0||0.9|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||1.1||2.2||0.6||1.1||1.1|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.6||0.8||0.3||0.0||0.6|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.8||1.6||1.1||0.9||0.8|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.8||1.1||0.3||0.2||0.8|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.9||1.7||0.8||0.9||0.9|
For small intestine cancer, there are mortality differences between countries despite there being no such differences in incidence.
- 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 C17.