Data and Statistics
Survivors and Caregivers
Kinds of Cancer
Basic information, statistics, and what CDC is doing about some of the most common kinds of cancer in the United States.
- Blog post: What We Need to Know About Gynecologic Cancers
- Cervical Cancer Awareness
- U.S. Cancer Statistics data brief: Cancers Associated with Human Papillomavirus in the American Indian and Alaska Native Population, United States—1999–2015
- Cancer, the Flu, and You
- Blog post: This Blog May Inspire You, but Motivation Is Another Story
- Preventing Infections in Cancer Patients
- Colorectal cancer state screening profiles
- Blog post: Men, Let’s Look at Our Culture to Understand and Improve Our Health
- Provider Education for Mental Health Care of Cancer Survivors
About CDC’s Division of Cancer Prevention and Control
Learn about our recent milestones, research, programs, and partnerships, as well as our leaders and featured scientists.
Preventing Infections in Cancer Patients
Cancer patients who are treated with chemotherapy have a high risk of getting infections when their white blood cell count is low.
Cancer, the Flu, and You
Living with cancer increases your risk for complications from influenza (“the flu”). Learn about special considerations for cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers.
HPV and Cancer
Human papillomavirus (HPV) causes about 34,000 cancers each year, including most cervical cancers and several other kinds of cancer.
Health Disparities in Cancer
Some groups of people are more affected by cancer than others. CDC monitors trends in cancer cases and deaths.
CDC’s Latest Cancer Research
- Establishing baseline cervical cancer screening coverage—India, 2015–2016
- Smoking cessation attitudes and practices among cancer survivors—United States, 2015
- Cancer in Canada: stage at diagnosis
- An exploration of patient navigation and community health worker activities across national comprehensive cancer control programs
- Identifying optimal approaches to scale up colorectal cancer screening: an overview of CDC’s learning laboratory
- Uterine cancer incidence and mortality—United States, 1999–2016