Official statistics announcement

Emergency presentations of cancer: data up to December 2017

Estimated proportion of all malignant cancers (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer) where patients first presented as an emergency. This release includes the latest quarterly data for October to December 2017 (quarter 3 of financial year 2017 to 2018) and an update of the one year rolling average. Data are by CCG, with England as a whole for comparison. The proportion of emergency presentations for cancer is an indicator of patient outcomes.

These statistics will be released in July 2018