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Country fact sheet: France (Index year: 2012)

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 24 0 0

Population (personally invited)

Target population 0 0 2 229 087 2 153 249 2 132 100 1 689 672 1 284 287 0 0 9 488 395
Annual target population 0 0 1 114 544 1 076 625 1 066 050 844 836 642 144 0 0 4 744 199
Women invited 0 0 1 327 829 1 066 160 1 036 964 781 603 597 846 0 0 4 810 402
Invitation coverage (%) 0 0 119.1 99.0 97.3 92.5 93.1 0 0 101.4

Examinations

Women screened 0 0 582 290 549 773 581 845 432 997 320 005 0 0 2 466 910
Participation rate (%) 0.0 0.0 43.9 51.6 56.1 55.4 53.5 0.0 0.0 51.3

Result (All tests in the invitation cohort)

Positive 0 0 68 572 49 866 47 980 35 028 24 362 0 0 225 808
Negative 0 0 510 685 496 643 530 452 395 431 293 671 0 0 2 226 882
Unknown 0 0 3 033 3 264 3 413 2 538 1 972 0 0 14 220
Referral for further assessment (%)0.0 0.0 11.8 9.1 8.2 8.1 7.6 0.0 0.0 9.2

Further assessment (all positive)

Done 0 0 66 137 47 946 45 870 33 389 23 126 0 0 216 468
Not done 0 0 2 433 1 918 2 110 1 639 1 236 0 0 9 336
Unknown 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 4
Further assessment participation rate (%) 0.0 0.0 96.4 96.1 95.6 95.3 94.9 0.0 0.0 95.9

Outcome

Negative 0 0 60 492 43 164 40 540 28 835 19 340 0 0 192 371
Benign lesions 0 0 1 000 649 618 430 272 0 0 2 969
CIS detected 0 0 596 497 612 484 357 0 0 2 546
Invasive breast cancer 0 0 2 701 2 783 3 531 3 274 2 756 0 0 15 045
Other histology 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 1 348 853 569 366 401 0 0 3 537