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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics Patients newly diagnosed not via the urgent suspected cancer route starting treatment by local health board and month

In May 2018 this table was updated to include monthly data from 2009 to 2012. This data was previously published as quarterly performance information and this monthly management information has been shared to enable users to make consistent long term comparisons

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Wales[Expand]Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board161184144188137194151180178174181170191
[Expand]Hywel Dda University Health Board114133106131103132108111119131101108116
[Expand]Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board141160133173142134144173159142114139172
[Expand]Cwm Taf University Health Board126134971261219913912711012211995117
[Expand]Aneurin Bevan University Health Board184167131146151140134163160157154143224
[Expand]Cardiff and Vale University Health Board77838457606771835571797280


Monthly Cancer Waiting Times Not via the Urgent Suspected Cancer route (April 2012 onwards)

Last update
20 December 2018 20 December 2018

Next update
24 January 2019

Publishing organisation
Welsh Government

Source 1
Cancer waiting times data, Welsh Local Health Boards

Contact email

National Statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation
Local health boards

Geographical coverage

Languages covered
English and Welsh

Data licensing
You may use and re-use this data free of charge in any format or medium, under the terms of the Open Government License - see

General description
The patients shown here are those treated via the non urgent route. The national target for these patients is: at least 98 per cent of patients newly diagnosed with cancer, not via the urgent route will start definitive treatment within 31 days of diagnosis (regardless of the referral route).
Care should be taken when interpreting percentages, especially when dealing with small numbers.

Data collection and calculation
Please find this information in the related statistical release, as per the given weblink.

Frequency of publication

Data reference periods
April 2012 onwards

Users, uses and context
Please find this information in the related statistical release, as per the given weblink.

Statistical quality
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The most recent statistical release can be found on the following weblink:

cancer; waiting times; health