TABLE 14: Treatment - chemotherapy

% of Cases treated with Chemotherapy
Country average (population) Country average (country) England Scotland Wales1 Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
All invasive xnmsc 27.4% 25.5% 27.9% 24.6% 26.7% 22.9%
All xnmsc 0-24 64.5% 60.4% 65.3% 63.7% 61.9% 50.9%
All xnmsc 25-59 41.5% 41.0% 41.5% 41.8% 42.3% 38.4%
All xnmsc 60-79 28.2% 25.5% 28.9% 24.0% 27.6% 21.4%
All xnmsc 80+ 8.8% 6.9% 9.2% 5.5% 8.3% 4.8%
Haematology 54.1% 47.0% 55.0% 56.1% 51.6% 25.3%
Head and Neck 30.4% 27.3% 31.2% 25.3% 33.6% 19.0%
Lower GI 33.9% 32.3% 34.3% 31.5% 34.2% 29.3%
Upper GI 40.7% 40.9% 41.3% 34.5% 40.0% 47.7%
HPB 25.7% 23.4% 26.7% 15.9% 24.3% 26.9%
Trachea, Bronchus & Lung 26.9% 23.9% 28.2% 18.3% 28.4% 20.9%
Melanoma of skin 1.3% 1.4% 1.4% 0.3% 2.0% 1.7%
Breast 32.6% 32.0% 32.8% 30.8% 32.3% 32.1%
Cervix 38.0% 42.4% 37.1% 42.8% 41.2% 48.5%
Other Female Genitals 30.1% 29.5% 30.2% 31.1% 28.5% 28.0%
Prostate 7.2% 6.9% 7.2% 8.4% 6.1% 5.8%
Kidney 9.3% 8.9% 9.7% 3.3% 13.5% 9.0%
Bladder 32.3% 27.8% 33.2% 26.3% 32.5% 19.0%
Brain and CNS 38.2% 35.8% 38.6% 39.9% 32.3% 32.2%
Thyroid & other endocrine glands 5.5% 5.2% 5.6% 4.3% 8.1% 2.8%
CUP 11.2% 8.9% 11.8% 9.5% 9.0% 5.3%
Other invasive cancer 29.5% 27.8% 29.8% 28.5% 26.7% 26.2%
Breast in situ 2.2% 2.5% 2.2% 1.3% 1.4% 5.3%
Cervix in situ 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Other tumours 14.4% 11.1% 15.5% 12.8% 9.5% 6.7%
Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer 0.1% 0.3% 0.1% 0.5% 0.1% 0.5%

1 Data for Wales is on the preceding year.