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Data Provider: Welsh Government National Statistics Patients newly diagnosed not via the urgent suspected cancer route starting treatment by tumour site and quarter
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[Collapse]All sites2,3562,3592,3012,3652,2722,3872,3792,1792,253
All sitesHead and neck929580727387768071
Upper Gastrointestinal226212229273259204244215217
Lower Gastrointestinal333323291296313278328314302
Lung301361321323302354335341313
Sarcoma13171317201715117
Skin237217253217191267259236229
Brain/Central Nervous System403940383736363339
Breast361342340341360371310313357
Gynaecological129931161088211310393112
Urological349403372407388403423306355
Haematological180161157185141153167149164
Acute Leukaemia291818192624141516
Children's cancer374411334
Other637167657979667067

Metadata

Title
Quarterly Cancer Waiting Times NUSC (Quarter Ending December 2009 onwards)

Last update
21 November 2019 21 November 2019

Next update
20 February 2020

Publishing organisation
Welsh Government

Source 1
Cancer waiting times data, Welsh Local Health Boards

Contact email
stats.healthinfo@gov.wales

Designation
National Statistics

Lowest level of geographical disaggregation
Local health boards

Geographical coverage
Wales

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 http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence

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).

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

Frequency of publication
Quarterly

Data reference periods
Quarter ending December 2009 onwards

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

Statistical quality
Please find this information in the related statistical release, as per the given weblink.

Weblinks
The most recent statistical release can be found on the following weblink:
https://gov.wales/nhs-cancer-waiting-times

Keywords
cancer; waiting times; health