REPURCHASE OF SHARES IN ASTRAZENECA PLC
AstraZeneca PLC announced that, on 14 September 2011, it purchased for cancellation 456,000 ordinary shares of AstraZeneca PLC at a price of 2775 pence per share. Upon the cancellation of these shares, the number of shares in issue will be 1,337,697,110.
A C N Kemp
15 September 2011