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Breast Cancer Statistics

Not counting some kinds of skin cancer, breast cancer in the United States is—

  • The most common cancer in women, no matter your race or ethnicity.
  • The most common cause of death from cancer among Hispanic women.
  • The second most common cause of death from cancer among white, black, Asian/Pacific Islander, and American Indian/Alaska Native women.

U.S. Cancer Statistics Data Visualizations Tool

The Data Visualizations tool makes it easy for anyone to explore and use the latest official federal government cancer data from United States Cancer Statistics. It includes the latest cancer data covering 100% of the U.S. population.

Map of the United States

Cancer Rates by U.S. State

See rates or numbers of new breast cancers or breast cancer deaths for the entire United States and individual states. Also, see the top 10 cancers.

Bar chart of demographics.

Demographics

See rates or numbers of new breast cancers or breast cancer deaths by race/ethnicity and age group.

Line chart of trends.

Trends

See how the rates of new breast cancers or breast cancer deaths changed over time for the entire United States and individual states.

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