TABLE 4: % Death cert only

Percentage (%) of death certificate only cases (persons) for 2017
A statistic highlighted in red means that the target was not reached or was not in line with other registries
Country average (population) Country average (country) England Scotland Wales1 Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
All invasive xnmsc 0.6% 0.6% 0.6% 0.2% 1.3% 0.3%
All xnmsc 0-24 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
All xnmsc 25-59 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 0.1% 0.3% 0.1%
All xnmsc 60-79 0.3% 0.3% 0.3% 0.1% 0.8% 0.2%
All xnmsc 80+ 1.8% 1.7% 1.8% 0.4% 3.6% 1.0%
All registrations 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 0.1% 0.8% 0.2%
Haematology 0.8% 0.6% 0.8% 0.1% 1.1% 0.4%
Head and Neck 0.2% 0.1% 0.2% 0.0% 0.3% 0.0%
Lower GI 0.4% 0.5% 0.4% 0.1% 1.0% 0.3%
Upper GI 0.5% 0.7% 0.4% 0.1% 2.1% 0.0%
HPB 1.0% 1.2% 1.0% 0.1% 2.8% 0.9%
Trachea, Bronchus & Lung 0.6% 0.7% 0.5% 0.2% 1.8% 0.5%
Melanoma of skin 0.1% 0.0% 0.1% 0.0% 0.1% 0.0%
Breast 0.2% 0.2% 0.2% 0.1% 0.5% 0.1%
Cervix 0.3% 0.2% 0.3% 0.0% 0.6% 0.0%
Other Female Genitals 0.4% 0.5% 0.4% 0.2% 0.8% 0.6%
Prostate 0.5% 0.3% 0.5% 0.1% 0.8% 0.1%
Kidney 0.4% 0.5% 0.4% 0.2% 1.4% 0.0%
Bladder 0.7% 0.6% 0.7% 0.0% 1.5% 0.4%
Brain and CNS 0.4% 0.4% 0.4% 0.2% 1.0% 0.0%
Thyroid & other endocrine glands 0.2% 0.3% 0.2% 0.3% 0.0% 0.7%
CUP 4.0% 4.0% 3.9% 2.3% 8.1% 1.8%
Other invasive cancer 1.1% 1.3% 1.0% 0.9% 2.3% 1.0%
Breast in situ 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Cervix in situ 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Other tumours 0.5% 0.5% 0.6% 0.0% 1.2% 0.1%

1 Data for Wales is on the preceding year.