Table 1

Number of patients alive and in follow-up at the start of interval and absolute incidence rate within interval periods within the first 10 years after diagnosis with first primary lung cancer, by patient and tumour characteristics. The period ‘diagnosis to 6 months’ was discarded from all other analyses

Diagnosis to 6 months6–12 months1–5 years5–10 years10 years
PatientsAbsolute incidence rate per 100 000PatientsAbsolute incidence rate per 100 000PatientsAbsolute incidence rate per 100 000PatientsAbsolute incidence rate per 100 000Patients
Estimate(95% CI)Estimate(95% CI)Estimate(95% CI)Estimate(95% CI)
Overall490 3281338(1276 to 1402)213 245399(358 to 443)128 128683(647 to 720)19 2801184(1093 to 1280)4710
Subsite of first primary cancerSmall cell carcinoma57 179534(427 to 660)26 896213(133 to 322)13 224495(388 to 622)1275995(697 to 1378)335
Adenocarcinoma100 3951461(1330 to 1601)55 363422(342 to 514)36 524738(672 to 809)60631275(1106 to 1461)1394
Squamous cell carcinoma97 2531672(1532 to 1822)56 077552(461 to 656)35 960864(790 to 943)61201398(1227 to 1586)1568
Other non-small cell lung cancer75 5051226(1083 to 1382)35 004295(212 to 400)20 008590(505 to 686)28261310(1062 to 1598)592
Carcinoid34221930(1260 to 2827)3074539(233 to 1061)2834146(75 to 255)1368253(126 to 453)484
Unspecified lung156 5741341(1212 to 1479)36 831332(244 to 441)19 578515(428 to 614)1628853(594 to 1187)337
Age at diagnosis30–4913 890925(667 to 1251)8500452(258 to 733)5484262(172 to 381)1429340(194 to 551)541
50–5951 9441075(921 to 1247)28 981283(196 to 396)18 168579(497 to 670)37281006(832 to 1206)1203
60–69125 4621412(1293 to 1538)64 156404(331 to 488)40 145746(681 to 816)68981396(1234 to 1574)1756
70–79173 8841552(1440 to 1670)73 690426(355 to 506)44 198766(701 to 836)59341339(1160 to 1538)1108
80–99125 1481104(983 to 1234)37 918418(320 to 537)20 133596(502 to 703)12911037(671 to 1530)102
SexMale278 0061540(1452 to 1633)1 17 308460(401 to 526)68 811806(752 to 863)98141316(1183 to 1460)2437
Female212 3221081(998 to 1169)95 937325(271 to 387)59 317549(503 to 599)94661045(924 to 1177)2273
Deprivation quintile1-least deprived68 0841335(1175 to 1512)31 084378(279 to 502)19 002601(516 to 695)30171033(828 to 1273)777
285 9821266(1126 to 1419)38 313362(273 to 469)22 840639(558 to 729)34261195(983 to 1440)859
398 6601372(1234 to 1520)42 644451(356 to 562)25 703649(572 to 734)38671211(1011 to 1438)947
4111 7881363(1234 to 1503)47 560354(275 to 448)28 445685(609 to 768)42391074(894 to 1280)1024
5-most deprived125 8141339(1218 to 1470)53 644437(353 to 534)32 138790(713 to 874)47311354(1159 to 1572)1103
Year of diagnosis200031 289750(573 to 966)12 610258(137 to 441)7335432(324 to 565)1615857(640 to 1124)918
200130 924743(566 to 959)12 567316(181 to 513)7371714(573 to 880)1632977(746 to 1258)911
200229 999885(689 to 1121)12 386301(169 to 497)7332511(392 to 656)15911008(771 to 1294)899
200330 071670(501 to 879)12 352477(306 to 710)7484519(402 to 661)1749899(684 to 1159)981
200430 543971(767 to 1211)12 957342(202 to 540)7859497(384 to 632)17631506(1225 to 1832)1001
200530 8501124(906 to 1379)13 244258(141 to 433)8126546(430 to 683)18671438(1160 to 1761)
200632 075857(672 to 1077)13 841389(244 to 589)8468671(544 to 819)19401371(1080 to 1716)
200732 2361207(987 to 1461)14 332426(275 to 628)8831700(575 to 845)21521122(840 to 1468)
200832 9941466(1225 to 1739)14 837311(187 to 486)9270662(543 to 798)22901496(1103 to 1984)
200933 2441160(951 to 1402)15 509297(179 to 463)9877853(726 to 997)26811570(984 to 2377)
201033 7721754(1497 to 2043)15 900271(161 to 428)10 340771(649 to 909)
201134 6511710(1460 to 1989)16 802454(310 to 640)11 070803(672 to 953)
201235 8382277(1995 to 2587)18 068612(450 to 814)12 276962(802 to 1145)
201335 9001771(1524 to 2046)18 351617(455 to 818)12 489843(621 to 1117)
201435 9422150(1848 to 2488)9489602(337 to 994)