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

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 198454 174954 163449 150992 120630 102740 0 911 219
Annual target population 99 227 87 477 81 725 75 496 60 315 51 370 0 455 610
Person invited 132 037 76 561 92 563 68 351 67 987 1 447 0 438 946
Invitation coverage (%) 133.1 87.5 113.3 90.5 112.7 2.8 0.0 96.3

Examinations (All tests in the year)

Person screened 69 085 45 088 58 885 45 612 41 272 1 285 0 261 227
Examination coverage rate (%) 69.6 51.5 72.1 60.4 68.4 2.5 0.0 57.3

Result (All tests in the year)

Positive 753 720 711 1 078 814 209 0 4 285
Negative 68 332 44 368 58 174 44 534 40 458 1 076 0 256 942
Inadequate 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Referral for further assessment (%) 1.1 1.6 1.2 2.4 2.0 16.3 0.0 1.6

Further assessment (all positive)

Done 607 582 563 846 622 156 0 3 376
Not done 121 112 117 186 152 41 0 729
Unknown 25 26 31 46 40 12 0 180
Further assessment participation rate (%) 80.6 80.8 79.2 78.5 76.4 74.6 0.0 78.8

Outcome

Incomplete colonoscopy 29 22 43 47 44 7 0 192
No lesion 352 326 276 388 257 69 0 1 668
Adenomas (all) 145 144 168 294 203 56 0 1 010
Advanced adenomas 9 19 8 25 15 7 0 83
Colorectal cancers 26 28 34 54 69 13 0 224
Other lesions 49 53 35 57 39 10 0 243
Unknown 6 9 7 6 10 1 0 39