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Country fact sheet: Denmark (Index year: 2013)

Age group 40-44 45-49 50-54 55-59 60-64 65-69 70-74 75-79 Age unknown Total

Interval

Screening interval (months) 0 0 24 24 24 24 0 0 24

Population (personally invited)

Target population 0 0 186 036 176 918 172 565 178 973 0 0 0 714 492
Annual target population 0 0 93 018 88 459 86 283 89 487 0 0 0 357 247
Women invited 0 0 87 868 68 890 66 300 70 964 0 0 0 294 022
Invitation coverage (%) 0 0 94.5 77.9 76.8 79.3 0 0 0.0 82.3

Examinations (All tests in the year)

Women screened 0 0 71 698 62 071 61 072 62 383 0 0 0 257 224
Examination coverage rate (%) 0.0 0.0 77.1 70.2 70.8 69.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 72.0

Result (All tests in the year)

Positive 0 0 2 625 1 226 1 383 1 519 0 0 0 6 753
Negative 0 0 68 743 60 628 59 521 60 703 0 0 0 249 595
Unknown 0 0 330 217 168 161 0 0 0 876
Referral for further assessment (%)0.0 0.0 3.7 2.0 2.3 2.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.6

Further assessment (all positive)

Done 0 0 2 476 1 141 1 305 1 444 0 0 0 6 366
Not done 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 149 85 78 75 0 0 0 387
Further assessment participation rate (%) 0.0 0.0 94.3 93.1 94.4 95.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 94.3

Outcome

Negative 0 0 560 190 194 205 0 0 0 1 149
Benign lesions 0 0 94 26 34 28 0 0 0 182
CIS detected 0 0 39 32 33 41 0 0 0 145
Invasive breast cancer 0 0 317 290 431 552 0 0 0 1 590
Other histology 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 1 466 603 613 618 0 0 0 3 300