2019 Cancer incidence, survival, mortality and prevalence data
Official Statistics on cancers diagnosed in Northern Ireland during 1993-2019 were published on 16th September 2021 at 9:30am. This release provides details of the number of cancer cases diagnosed each year along with incidence rates from 1993 to 2019 for all cancers combined and for a wide range of cancer types. The number of cases and rates for a range of geographic areas is also available. Survival trends for a range of cancer types and prevalence (the number of people alive) for these cancers is also provided. For completeness, data on cancer mortality is provided courtesy of the General Register Office for Northern Ireland.
Data on cancer in Northern Ireland can be accessed using the following links:
- All cancers combined
- All cancers combined (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer)
- Data tables and factsheets: Specific cancer types
- Press release
- List of individuals granted 24 hour pre-release access