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Table 3 Prostate cancer incident cases/deaths and all-cause deaths by major ethnic group and methodology, England 2008–2010

From: Lifetime risk of being diagnosed with, or dying from, prostate cancer by major ethnic group in England 2008–2010

  Major ethnic group Data source Raw data Method for assigning ethnicity to unknown cases
All White Proportionate Increased minority
Number of men diagnosed with prostate cancer, n White NCDR 71,620 97,974 96,489 95,746
Asian NCDR 1,097 1,097 1,478 1,668
Black NCDR 2,402 2,402 3,236 3,653
Unknown NCDR 26,354    
Overall NCDR 102,252    
ONS 100,378    
Number of men who died from prostate cancer, n White PHE 22,238 23,354 23,306 23,281
PHE/ONS a   25,512 25,370 25,299
Asian PHE 227 227 238 243
PHE/ONS a    259 275
Black PHE 584 584 612 626
PHE/ONS a    666 707
Unknown PHE 1,116    
PHE/ONS a 3,274    
Overall PHE 24,363    
ONS 26,521    
Number of men who died from any cause, n White PHE 498,471 533,310 531,613 530,765
PHE/ONS a   646,044 638,856 635,262
Asian PHE 11,935 11,935 12,729 13,125
PHE/ONS a    15,296 16,977
Black PHE 7,202 7,202 7,681 7,920
PHE/ONS a    9,230 10,244
Unknown PHE 34,839    
PHE/ONS a 147,573    
Overall PHE 558,833    
ONS 671,567    
  1. NCDR, National Cancer Data Repository; ONS, Office for National Statistics; PHE, Public Health England
  2. a PHE data with additional ONS mortality counts
  3. Numbers used for ‘best estimate’ lifetime risk are highlighted in bold
  4. Note: numbers do not add up as major ethnic groups Mixed and Other are not included
  5. Table produced with data from [3943]