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Cancer Incidence in Wales, 2002-2019

Published June 15th 2022
Latest available population cancer incidence official statistics for Wales for diagnosis years 2002-2019, by cancer type, sex, area of residence, stage at diagnosis and area deprivation.

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Cancer Incidence in Wales data tables

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Please note that due to the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, in order to release the data in a timely manner, this publication is in Excel format only this year. We apologise for this temporary inconvenience.


Responsible statistician: Skene Matthews


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Pre-release list

Dr Tracey Cooper, Chief Executive of Public Health Wales and NHS Wales Executive Lead for the Wales Cancer Implementation Group

Professor Tom Crosby, National Cancer Clinical Director for Wales

Anthony Davies, Senior Policy Manager, Value Based Healthcare Policy Team, Welsh Government

Iain Bell, Director of Public Health Data, Knowledge and Research

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