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Cervical Cancer Rates by State

In the following maps, states in the U.S. are divided into groups based on the rates at which women developed or died from cervical cancer in 2010, the most recent year for which statistics are available.

Rates of Getting Cervical Cancer by State

The number of people who get cervical cancer is called cervical cancer incidence. In the United States, the rate of getting cervical cancer varies from state to state.

Cervical Cancer
Incidence Rates* by State, 2010†

Map of the United States showing cervical cancer incidence rates by state.
Color on Map Interval States
Light green 5.0 to 6.4 Alaska, Colorado, Massachusetts, Montana, Nebraska, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, and Virginia
Medium green 6.5 to 7.2 Arizona, Connecticut, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Maine, Michigan, Pennsylvania, Washington, and Wisconsin
Medium blue 7.3 to 8.0 Alabama, California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, South Carolina, and Wyoming
Dark blue 8.1 to 11.2 Delaware, District of Columbia, Florida, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, and West Virginia
Light Gray Data not available‡ Arkansas, Minnesota, and North Dakota

*Rates are per 100,000 and are age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population.
‡Rates are not shown if the state did not meet USCS publication criteria or if the state did not submit data to CDC.
†Source: U.S. Cancer Statistics Working Group. United States Cancer Statistics: 1999–2010 Incidence and Mortality Web-based Report. Atlanta (GA): Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and National Cancer Institute; 2013. Available at: www.cdc.gov/uscs. (full site)

Deaths from Cervical Cancer by State

Rates of dying from cervical cancer also vary from state to state.

Cervical Cancer
Death Rates* by State, 2010†

Map of the United States showing cervical cancer death rates by state.
Color on Map Interval States
Light green 1.3 to 1.8 Colorado, Connecticut, Kansas, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin
Medium green 1.9 to 2.3 Arizona, Iowa, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New Hampshire, New York, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania
Medium blue 2.4 to 2.7 California, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Nebraska, New Jersey, Ohio, Rhode Island, Tennessee, and Texas
Dark blue 2.8 to 4.3 Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina, and West Virginia
Light Grey Data not available‡ Alaska, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Idaho, Maine, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Vermont, and Wyoming

*Rates are per 100,000 and are age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population.
‡Rates are suppressed if fewer than 16 deaths were reported by a state.
†Source: U.S. Cancer Statistics Working Group. United States Cancer Statistics: 1999–2010 Incidence and Mortality Web-based Report. Atlanta (GA): Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and National Cancer Institute; 2013. Available at: www.cdc.gov/uscs. (full site)

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