REPURCHASE OF SHARES IN ASTRAZENECA PLC
AstraZeneca PLC announced that, on 16 September 2011, it purchased for cancellation 750,000 ordinary shares of AstraZeneca PLC at a price of 2826 pence per share. Upon the cancellation of these shares, the number of shares in issue will be 1,336,347,845.
A C N Kemp
19 September 2011