Dataset

Cancer mortality

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Directly age standardised mortality rates per 100,000 population for cancer (all malignant neoplasms) at all ages under 75 years

Source: Department of Health (DoH)

Publisher: DCLG Floor Targets Interactive

Geographies: Local Authority District (LAD), County/Unitary Authority, Government Office Region (GOR), National

Geographic coverage: England

Time coverage: 1996-1998 to 2005-2007 (3 year rolling averages)

Type of data: Administrative data (age standardised)

Notes: Mortality rates are age standardised using the European Standard Population as defined by the World Health Organisation.

Update frequency: Annually
Import source: DATA4NR-data4nr-export-13-01-2010.csv
External reference: DATA4NR-84
National statistic: no
Geographic coverage: 100000: England
Update frequency: Annually
Temporal coverage from: 1996
Precision: Numbers of deaths for 2000 and previous years to 1998 are based on ICD-9 coded data adjusted to ICD-10.For circulatory disease and cancer recoding means that the data comprising the 1999-01 and 2000-02 averages are not strictly comparable and should be treated with caution.
Source: Department of Health (DoH)
Department: Department of Health
Temporal coverage to: 2007