Cancer prevalence

In the 2015/16 financial year, 3.4% (17,246 patients) of the GP registered population in NHS Coastal West Sussex CCG were living with a diagnosis of cancer. This is an increase of 9.2% of the number of people on the disease register in the CCG compared to 2014/15.

Source: Quality Outcomes Framework 2015/16
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The proportion of patients living with cancer in the CCG was higher than in England overall in 2015/16 although the percentage increase in England between 2014/15 and 2015/16 was 8%.