Testicular cancer is the 17th most common cancer in males in the UK, accounting for 1% of all new cancer cases in males (2015).[1-4]
Testicular cancer incidence rates (European
Testicular Cancer (C62), Number of New Cases, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Incidence Rates per 100,000 Population, Males, UK, 2015
|AS Rate - 95% LCI||6.7||6.2||6.3||4.4||6.8|
|AS Rate - 95% UCI||7.4||8.3||9.1||7.6||7.3|
|AS Rate - 95% LCI||3.3||3.0||3.1||2.2||3.4|
|AS Rate - 95% UCI||3.7||4.0||4.5||3.7||3.6|
For testicular cancer, there are few established risk factors therefore 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 C62.