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 (2017). 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 cancer deaths (2017).[1-3]
Vulval cancer mortality rates (European age-standardised
Vulval Cancer (C51), Number of Deaths, Crude and European Age-Standardised (AS) Mortality Rates per 100,000 Population, Females, UK, 2017
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||1.2||0.8||1.0||0.7||1.2|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||1.5||1.6||2.2||2.2||1.4|
|AS Rate - 95% LCL||0.7||0.5||0.6||0.4||0.7|
|AS Rate - 95% UCL||0.8||0.9||1.3||1.3||0.8|
- Data were provided by the Office for National Statistics on request, November 2018. Similar data can be found here: http://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/deaths.
- Data were provided by ISD Scotland on request, October 2018. 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, March 2019. Similar data can be found here: http://www.qub.ac.uk/research-centres/nicr/.
About this data
Data is for UK, 2017, ICD-10 C51.