REPURCHASE OF SHARES IN ASTRAZENECA PLC
AstraZeneca PLC announced that, on 13 September 2011, it purchased for cancellation 600,000 ordinary shares of AstraZeneca PLC at a price of 2743 pence per share. Upon the cancellation of these shares, the number of shares in issue will be 1,338,152,541.
A C N Kemp
14 September 2011