Office of National Statistics reports

Index of cancer survival for Primary Care Trusts in England: Patients diagnosed 1996–2010 and followed up to 2011

This report presents an update for the index of cancer survival at one year after diagnosis for all cancers combined, for each of the 151 PCTs in England. This index is designed to serve as a measure of the effectiveness … Read more → – Index of cancer survival for Primary Care Trusts in England: Patients diagnosed 1996–2010 and followed up to 2011

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Cancer survival by cancer Network, England: Patients diagnosed 1997-2010 and followed up to 2011

This report presents one-year and five-year age-standardised net survival estimates (see background note 1) for the 28 cancer networks of England, for patients who were diagnosed with a cancer of the oesophagus, stomach, colon, lung, breast (women) or cervix during … Read more → – Cancer survival by cancer Network, England: Patients diagnosed 1997-2010 and followed up to 2011

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Death certification reform: a case study on the potential impact on mortality statistics

Changes to the death certification process were proposed following the third review of the Shipman Inquiry (Smith, 2003) and the fundamental review of death certification carried out by the Home Office (Luce, 2003). These reviews highlighted a lack of transparency … Read more → – Death certification reform: a case study on the potential impact on mortality statistics

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Cancer survival in England: Patients diagnosed 2006–2010 and followed up to 2011

This bulletin presents one-year and five-year net survival (percent) for adults (aged 15–99 years) diagnosed with one of the 21 most common cancers in England during 2006–2010 and followed up to 31 December 2011. These cancers comprise over 90 per … Read more → – Cancer survival in England: Patients diagnosed 2006–2010 and followed up to 2011

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Office of National Statistics publishes breast cancer in England 2010 figures

These facts and figures released by the Office of National Statistics show incidence, mortality and survival in 2010. Access the findings  

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