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Cancer: Diagnosis

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

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Photo of Hilary Benn Hilary Benn Labour, Leeds Central

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what the secondary cancer diagnosis rate was for (a) Leeds and (b) England in each of the last 5 years.

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

The following table lists finished admission episodes with a primary or secondary diagnosis of cancer in Leeds and England.

Leeds

England

Year

Cancer

Secondary cancer

Cancer

Secondary cancer

2014-15

14,280

4,835

1,924,381

575,650

2015-16

14,795

5,245

1,999,218

623,227

2016-17

15,725

5,185

2,077,837

654,192

2017-18

15,580

5,005

2,131,848

700,014

2018-19

14,795

4,715

2,220,501

742,844

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