Conditions and diseases
Health conditions and diseases including newly diagnosed cancers, deaths from MRSA and deaths involving clostridium difficile (bacterial infection).
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- In 2017, the number of new cancer diagnoses in England continued to increase from 303,135 in 2016 to 305,683 new cancer diagnoses (excluding diagnoses for non-melanoma skin cancers).
- The five most common cancers for males and females make up the majority of all cancers diagnosed in males (60.5%) and females (63.3%).
- The North East had the highest rate of cancer incidence at 646.1 patients diagnosed per 100,000 people, whilst London had the lowest rate at 567.6 patients diagnosed per 100,000 people.
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One-year and five-year net survival for adults (15-99) in England diagnosed with one of 29 common cancers, by age and sex.
Cancer diagnoses and age-standardised incidence rates for all types of cancer by age and sex including breast, prostate, lung and colorectal cancer.
Survival for children (aged 0 to 14 years) diagnosed with cancer in England from 1990 to 2008, followed up to 31 December 2013.
Cancer survival: One- and five-year survival of patients, major cancers, sex and age.
Cancer Survival: England and Wales, twenty major cancers by age group.
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Cancer diagnoses and age-standardised incidence rates for all types of cancer by age, sex and region including breast, prostate, lung and colorectal cancer.
Comparisons by area of residence of cancer survivors 1 and 5 years after diagnosis for 6 cancer types.
1-year, 5-year and 10-year net survival for adults in England diagnosed with 1 of 24 common cancers between 2010 and 2014 and followed up to 2015.
Long-term trends in the number of children (aged 0 to 14) surviving cancer 5 and 10 years after diagnosis.
Cancer survival estimates for England by NHS Region, Cancer Alliance, and Sustainability and Transformation Partnerships.
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