Facts and figures
We've drawn together some of the best stats and facts to illustrate the impact of cancer, verified by our Intelligence and Research department. We're always producing new reports and surveys - please get in touch with the press team for further information.
Cancer – the basics
There are now two million people living with cancer in the UK. See our original press story on this figure and download our factsheet.
Our current campaigns
From findings about people living beyond cancer to those returning to work, Macmillan campaigns on all sorts of issues that impact people affected by cancer.
Download our factsheets to get the latest stats:
Or visit our Campaigns section to see our specific calls.
You can also find a wide range of in-depth research and evaluation reports, including our respected Rich Pictures on specific groups of people affected by cancer.
We provide a whole range of services for people affected by cancer.
To download fact sheets about Macmillan's services, including stats on Macmillan nurses, doctors, support groups and how we help people living with cancer, visit Be.Macmillan.
If you'd like to interview anyone from these services, please call the press office on 020 7840 7821 .
Our fundraising – what we make and how we spend it
Macmillan relies on our supporters for 97% of our income. Get information on how we make that money, and how we spend it.
Plus, find out more about our fundraising events.