Uterine cancer is the 8th most common cause of cancer death in females in the UK, accounting for 3% of all cancer deaths in females (2017). In females and males combined, uterine cancer is the 19th most common cause of cancer death in the UK, accounting for 1% of cancer deaths (2017).[1-3]
Uterine cancer mortality rates (European age-standardised
Uterine Cancer (C54-C55), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, Females, UK, 2017
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||6.6||6.3||6.2||5.3||6.7|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||7.3||8.3||8.7||8.7||7.3|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||3.6||3.5||3.4||2.9||3.7|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||4.0||4.6||4.8||4.9||4.0|
- 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, 2017, ICD-10 C54-C55.