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Table 3 Numbers of people diagnosed with cancer 1994–2011 and still alive at 31/12/2011, by sex and time since diagnosis 1 , all invasive cancers 2

From: The magnitude and characteristics of the population of cancer survivors: using population-based estimates of cancer prevalence to inform service planning for survivorship care

  Females Males
Time since diagnosis No. of people % No. of people %
<1 year 6,915 12% 7,809 14%
1-4.99 years 20,321 35% 21,156 39%
5-9.99 years 16,224 28% 15,586 29%
10+ years 14,594 25% 10,005 18%
Total 58,054 100% 54,556 100%
  1. 1at 31/12/2011; 2excluding non-melanoma skin cancer.
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