Vulval cancer is the 20th most common cause of cancer death in females in the UK, accounting for less than 1% of all cancer deaths in females (2018).In females and males combined, vulval cancer is not among the 20 most common causes of cancer death in the UK, accounting for less than 1% of all cancer deaths (2018).[1-3]
Vulval cancer mortality rates (European age-standardised
For vulval cancer mortality and incidence rates do not vary between the UK constituent nations.
Vulval Cancer (C51), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, Females, UK, 2018
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||1.2||1.1||1.0||0.3||1.2|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||1.4||2.0||2.2||1.5||1.4|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.7||0.6||0.6||0.2||0.7|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.8||1.2||1.2||0.9||0.8|
- Data were provided by the Office for National Statistics on request, November 2019. Similar data can be found here: http://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/deaths.
- Data were provided by ISD Scotland on request, October 2019. 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, June 2020. Similar data can be found here: http://www.qub.ac.uk/research-centres/nicr/.
About this data
Data is for UK, 2018, C51.