Cervical Screening Programme, England Statistics for 2014-15
Women between the ages of 25 and 64 are invited for regular cervical screening under the NHS Cervical Screening Programme. This is intended to detect abnormalities within the cervix that could, if undetected and untreated, develop into cervical cancer.
This report presents information about the NHS Cervical Screening Programme in England in 2014-15 as well as key statistics from the previous ten years. It includes statistics on the call and recall programme for women aged 25 to 64 years, as well as statistics on screening samples examined by pathology laboratories and on referrals to colposcopy clinics