Vital Statistics Outputs Branch
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Frequency of release: Annually
Geographical coverage: England
Geographical breakdown: Region
Presents information on the number and rates of all types of cancer by age and sex, and by region of residence in England.
The National Cancer Registry at the Office for National Statistics wish to acknowledge the work of the regional cancer registries in England, which provide the raw data for these analyses.
For information on data quality relating to cancer registration statistics, please see Summary Quality Report for Cancer Registration Statistics (113.1 Kb Pdf) .
We welcome feedback on the content, format and relevance of this release. User Engagement in the Health and Life Events Division (95.1 Kb Pdf) outlines the divisional approach to user engagement.
The United Kingdom Statistics Authority has designated these statistics as National Statistics, in accordance with the Statistics and Registration Service Act 2007 and signifying compliance with the Code of Practice for Official Statistics.
Designation can be broadly interpreted to mean that the statistics:
Once statistics have been designated as National Statistics it is a statutory requirement that the Code of Practice shall continue to be observed.