Breast Cancer: Death
John Leech (Manchester, Withington, Liberal Democrat)
To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office how many people aged (a) 49 years and under, (b) 50 to 59, (c) 60 to 69, (d) 70 to 79, (e) 80 to 89 and (f) over 90 years died from breast cancer in each (i) cancer network and (ii) primary care trust in each year since 1997 for which figures are available.
Nick Hurd (Parliamentary Secretary (Civil Society), Cabinet Office; Ruislip, Northwood and Pinner, Conservative)
The information requested falls within the responsibility of the UK Statistics Authority. I have asked the authority to reply.
Letter from Stephen Penneck, dated July 2012
Tables 1 and 2 provide the number of deaths where breast cancer was the underlying cause of death for each age group, for (a) cancer networks (Table 1) and (b) primary care organisations (Table 2) in England, for 1997 to 2011 (the latest year available).
Copies of Tables 1 and 2 have been placed in the House of Commons library.