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The National Cancer Intelligence Network

The NCIN is a UK-wide initiative, working to drive improvements in standards of cancer care and clinical outcomes by improving and using the information collected about cancer patients for analysis, publication and research. Find out more about NCIN.

Looking for cancer stats?

NCIN iconDownload our useful reference guide for infrequent users of cancer statistics or for audiences that may not be familiar with this information.

This document is structured using key chapters in the Improving Outcomes: a Strategy for Cancer report. 

What cancer statistics are available, and where can I find them? - December 2013

Added 24 April 2014

Cancer Outcomes and Services Dataset (COSD)

Dataset iconIn January 2013 the COSD replaced the previous National Cancer Dataset as the new national standard for reporting cancer in the NHS in England. Please see the Background to the COSD for information on it's inception. 

  • Information Standards Notice regarding confirmed COSD changes now published. 

  • New FIGO Staging from 1st January 2014.
  • Find out how to get involved in a pilot project to test the feasibility of SNOMED CT.

  • Revised Conformance Framework published.

  • 2014 COSD submission schedule is now available. 

Added 12 March 2014