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Cancer Statistics

Leukaemias

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Leukaemias

Data analyses and reports

Below are the most recently updated data. Please note:

  • Within each page some files are quite large and may take a few minutes to download
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Leukaemias: ICD-10 C91-C95

Incidence:

Annual incidence Download Excel file [3080KB] (most recent 25 years) by age, sex, network and health board

Five year summary of incidence Download Excel file [393KB] by age, sex, network and health board

Mortality:

Annual mortality Download Excel file [2705KB] (most recent 25 years) by age, sex, network and health board

Five year summary of mortality Download Excel file [318KB] by age, sex, network and health board

Survival:

Survival Download Excel file [33KB] (by age and sex) at 1, 3, 5 and 10 years after diagnosis (1987 onwards)

Prevalence:

Cancer prevalence Download Excel file [70KB]

Lifetime risk:

Lifetime risk Download Excel file [47KB] of cancer by age and sex

Deprivation:

Incidence and mortality by deprivation category Download Excel file [29KB]

Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia: ICD-10 C91.0

Incidence:

Annual incidence Download Excel file [3080KB] (most recent 25 years) by age, sex, network and health board

Five year summary of incidence Download Excel file [393KB] by age, sex, network and health board

Mortality:

Annual mortality Download Excel file [2705KB] (2000 onwards) by age, sex, network and health board

Five year summary of mortality Download Excel file [318KB] by age, sex, network and health board

Prevalence:

Cancer prevalence Download Excel file [70KB]

Acute myeloid leukaemia: ICD-10 C92.0

Incidence:

Annual incidence Download Excel file [3080KB] (most recent 25 years) by age, sex, network and health board

Five year summary of incidence Download Excel file [393KB] by age, sex, network and health board

Mortality:

Annual mortality Download Excel file [2705KB] (2000 onwards) by age, sex, network and health board

Five year summary of mortality Download Excel file [318KB] by age, sex, network and health board

Prevalence:

Cancer prevalence Download Excel file [70KB]

Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia: ICD-10 C91.1

Incidence:

Annual incidence Download Excel file [3080KB] (most recent 25 years) by age, sex, network and health board

Five year summary of incidence Download Excel file [393KB] by age, sex, network and health board

Mortality:

Annual mortality Download Excel file [2705KB] (2000 onwards) by age, sex, network and health board

Five year summary of mortality Download Excel file [318KB] by age, sex, network and health board

Prevalence:

Cancer prevalence Download Excel file [70KB]

Chronic myeloid leukaemia: ICD-10 C92.1

Incidence:

Annual incidence Download Excel file [3080KB] (most recent 25 years) by age, sex, network and health board

Five year summary of incidence Download Excel file [393KB] by age, sex, network and health board

Mortality:

Annual mortality Download Excel file [2705KB] (2000 onwards) by age, sex, network and health board

Five year summary of mortality Download Excel file [318KB] by age, sex, network and health board

Prevalence:

Cancer prevalence Download Excel file [70KB]

Summary statistics for leukaemias

Scotland Males Females Persons
Rank - incidence (2015) 13 14 15
Rank - mortality (2015) 12 13 13
Percentage frequency of all cancers - incidence (2015) 2.4% 1.5% 1.9%
Percentage frequency of all cancers - mortality (2015) 2.7% 2.1% 2.4%
Number of new cases diagnosed in 2015 365 239 604
Number of deaths recorded in 2015 227 165 392
Change in incidence from 2005 to 2015 -30.7% -28.1% -29.8%
Change in mortality from 2005 to 2015 -11.4% -5.7% -9.5%
1 year relative survival for patients diagnosed between 2007 and 2011 74.7% 69.0% 72.4%
5 year relative survival for patients diagnosed between 2007 and 2011 56.9% 54.3% 55.9%

Notes:
1. Survival figures are not age standardised.
2. Change in incidence and mortality is estimated by Poisson regression.

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