Breast Cancer Statistics

Breast cancer is the second most common cancer among women in the United States (some kinds of skin cancer are the most common). Black women and white women get breast cancer at about the same rate, but black women die from breast cancer at a higher rate than white 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
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.
See rates or numbers of new breast cancers or breast cancer deaths by race/ethnicity and age group.
Line chart of trends.
See how the rates of new breast cancers or breast cancer deaths changed over time for the entire United States and individual states.