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Country fact sheet: United Kingdom (England) England / (Index year: April 2013 to March 2014)

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 36 36 36 36 36 0 0 0

Population (personally invited)

Target population 0 1 982 895 1 799 334 1 558 310 1 517 232 1 465 032 0 0 0 8 322 803
Annual target population 0 660 965 599 778 519 437 505 744 488 344 0 0 0 2 774 268
Women invited 0 265 611 671 993 579 713 542 635 680 720 0 0 0 2 740 672
Invitation coverage (%) 0 40.2 112.0 111.6 107.3 139.4 0 0 0 98.8

Examinations (All tests in the year)

Women screened 0 184 743 485 954 425 816 405 558 577 200 0 0 0 2 079 271
Examination coverage rate (%) 0.0 28.0 81.0 82.0 80.2 118.2 0.0 0.0 0.0 74.9

Result (All tests in the year)

Positive 0 14 190 27 513 13 388 13 018 20 567 0 0 0 88 676
Negative 0 170 553 458 441 412 428 392 540 556 633 0 0 0 1 990 595
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Referral for further assessment (%)0.0 7.7 5.7 3.1 3.2 3.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.3

Further assessment (all positive)

Done 0 14 105 27 320 13 268 12 927 20 376 0 0 0 87 996
Not done 0 85 193 120 91 191 0 0 0 680
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Further assessment participation rate (%) 0.0 99.4 99.3 99.1 99.3 99.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 99.2

Outcome

Negative 0 12 502 23 492 10 242 9 014 13 883 0 0 0 69 133
Benign lesions 0 405 428 278 252 351 0 0 0 1 714
CIS detected 0 363 904 586 688 1 077 0 0 0 3 618
Invasive breast cancer 0 835 2 494 2 161 2 972 5 059 0 0 0 13 521
Other histology 0 0 2 1 1 6 0 0 0 10
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0