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Country fact sheet: United Kingdom (Scotland) Scotland / (Index year: 2013) / Male

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

Interval

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

Population (personally invited)

Target population 189947 167636 156358 140355 102438 79279 0 836 013
Annual target population 94 974 83 818 78 179 70 178 51 219 39 640 0 418 008
Person invited 133 503 76 128 90 056 65 097 57 931 1 416 0 424 131
Invitation coverage (%) 140.6 90.8 115.2 92.8 113.1 3.6 0.0 101.5

Examinations (All tests in the year)

Person screened 61 296 40 326 52 056 40 978 34 366 1 282 0 230 304
Examination coverage rate (%) 64.5 48.1 66.6 58.4 67.1 3.2 0.0 55.1

Result (All tests in the year)

Positive 972 1 061 1 092 1 467 1 062 232 0 5 886
Negative 60 324 39 265 50 964 39 511 33 304 1 050 0 224 418
Inadequate 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Referral for further assessment (%) 1.6 2.6 2.1 3.6 3.1 18.1 0.0 2.6

Further assessment (all positive)

Done 808 878 856 1 190 806 184 0 4 722
Not done 147 147 194 241 202 42 0 973
Unknown 17 36 42 36 54 6 0 191
Further assessment participation rate (%) 83.1 82.8 78.4 81.1 75.9 79.3 0.0 80.2

Outcome

Incomplete colonoscopy 18 27 29 44 21 8 0 147
No lesion 384 366 282 380 272 56 0 1 740
Adenomas (all) 295 352 388 550 364 99 0 2 048
Advanced adenomas 40 39 58 102 68 15 0 322
Colorectal cancers 33 54 64 91 81 13 0 336
Other lesions 66 72 82 105 55 7 0 387
Unknown 12 7 11 20 13 1 0 64