TABLE 9: Demographics

Completeness of the dataset (%) - demographics and diagnostic details
Country average (population) Country average (country) England Scotland Wales1 Northern Ireland Republic of Ireland
Patient's name 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Patient's address 99.7% 99.9% 99.6% 100.0% 99.9% 100.0%
Sex 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Ethnicity 89.5% 67.3% 94.8% 72.0% 35.2% NA
Date of death (where dead) 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Postcode 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 99.9% 100.0%
Date of birth 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Unique health identifier 99.9% 100.0% 99.9% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Anniversary (diagnosis) date 99.9% 100.0% 99.9% 100.0% 100.0% 100.0%
Site of primary growth 97.6% 97.6% 97.7% 97.4% 97.0% 98.2%
Type of growth 89.0% 87.9% 89.3% 86.5% 88.1% 87.6%
Behaviour of growth 99.9% 99.8% 100.0% 99.6% 99.9% 99.8%
Basis of diagnosis 99.5% 99.5% 99.5% 100.0% 99.1% 99.5%
Diagnosis with hospital 97.7% 96.9% 98.2% 93.0% 98.2% 98.1%

1 Data for Wales is on the preceding year.