Vaginal cancer is not among the 20 most common cancers in females in the UK, accounting for less than 1% of all new cancer cases in females (2015).[1-4]
Vaginal cancer incidence rates (European
Vaginal Cancer (C52), Number of New Cases, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Incidence Rates per 100,000 Population, Females, UK, 2015
|AS Rate - 95% LCI||0.6||0.4||0.1||0.3||0.6|
|AS Rate - 95% UCI||0.8||1.1||0.6||1.5||0.8|
|AS Rate - 95% LCI||0.3||0.2||0.0||0.2||0.3|
|AS Rate - 95% UCI||0.4||0.6||0.3||0.9||0.4|
For vaginal cancer, like most cancer types, differences between countries largely reflect risk factor prevalence in years past.
- 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 C52.