To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate he has made of the number of cancer screening tests that have taken place for each type of cancer in each of the last five years.
Annual statistics for the three National Health Service cancer screening programmes are available online. The data for each of the last five years is reproduced in the following table:
NHS Cancer Screening Programme (number of tests, millions)
Source: www.digital.nhs.uk, https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/nhs-screening-programmes-annual-report, https://www.gov.uk/government/collections/nhs-population-screening-programmes-kpi-reports