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Myeloma

Department of Health and Social Care written question – answered on 14th January 2020.

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Photo of Jim Shannon Jim Shannon Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Human Rights), Shadow DUP Spokesperson (Health)

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, how many people where diagnosed with myeloma in the last five years by (a) age range and (b) gender.

Photo of Jo Churchill Jo Churchill The Parliamentary Under-Secretary for Health and Social Care

The following table shows the number of people diagnosed with multiple myeloma and malignant plasma cell neoplasms in England from 2013 to 2017, by age and gender:

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Female

Female Total

-

0-24

25-49

50-59

60-69

70-79

80+

2013

0

114

232

511

670

649

2,176

2014

3

112

234

452

661

677

2,139

2015

2

85

241

452

622

624

2,026

2016

0

99

246

469

639

636

2,089

2017

0

119

257

464

648

615

2,103

Totals

5

529

1,210

2,348

3,240

3,201

10,533

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Male

Male Total

-

0-24

25-49

50-59

60-69

70-79

80+

2013

3

169

307

677

982

763

2,901

2014

1

137

328

687

822

738

2,713

2015

1

144

355

700

889

694

2,783

2016

2

133

343

675

930

709

2,792

2017

1

142

386

687

960

755

2,931

Totals

8

725

1,719

3,426

4,583

3,659

14,120

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Persons

Persons Total

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0-24

25-49

50-59

60-69

70-79

80+

2013

3

283

539

1,188

1,652

1,412

5,077

2014

4

249

562

1,139

1,483

1,415

4,852

2015

3

229

596

1,152

1,511

1,318

4,809

2016

2

232

589

1,144

1,569

1,345

4,881

2017

1

261

643

1,151

1,608

1,370

5,034

Totals

13

1,254

2,929

5,774

7,823

6,860

24,653

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