Facts & Figures

In 2018, Macmillan Cancer Support reached 6.7 million people affected by cancer.

  • Cancer in numbers

    Macmillan is the leading expert on the numbers, needs and experiences of people affected by cancer in the UK.

  • Search by cancer type

    Find rich pictures and infographics by cancer type.

  • Our key issues

    Macmillan campaigns on all sorts of issues to help improve the lives of people affected by cancer.

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Our media spokespeople

Learn who we've got regularly speaking about our charity across the media as well as information about their connection to Macmillan.

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Press office contacts

Are you a journalist looking to get in touch with one of our press teams? Find all the contact information you need here.

Talking Cancer Podcast

Macmillan has launched the Talking Cancer podcast to be right there with the growing number of people living with and affected by cancer.

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Case studies

Looking for a case study? There are hundreds of people affected by cancer who are willing to give an opinion, quote or full interview. Contact us to hear their stories.