REPURCHASE OF SHARES IN ASTRAZENECA PLC
AstraZeneca PLC announced that on 6 September 2011, it purchased for cancellation 791,000 ordinary shares of AstraZeneca PLC at a price of 2762 pence per share. Upon the cancellation of these shares, the number of shares in issue will be 1,341,448,688.
A C N Kemp
7 September 2011