Data and Statistics
Explore U.S. Cancer Statistics, the official federal cancer statistics on the entire United States.
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.
- Lung Cancer Awareness
- Blog post: Men, Let’s Look at Our Culture to Understand and Improve Our Health
- Provider Education for Mental Health Care of Cancer Survivors
- Blog post: Be Informed. Be Empowered.
- Breast Cancer Awareness
- Lung cancer information for health care providers
- Rates of Children and Teens Getting Cancer by State or Region
- My Motivated Moment breast cancer podcasts
- Video: Should I Get Tested for Prostate Cancer?
- CDC experts answer questions young women have about breast cancer in new videos
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
- Surveillance for cancers associated with tobacco use — United States, 2010–2014
- A conceptual framework and metrics for evaluating multicomponent interventions to increase colorectal cancer screening within an organized screening program
- Shade as an environmental design tool for skin cancer prevention
- Skin cancer knowledge, awareness, beliefs and preventive behaviors among black and Hispanic men and women