Cervical Cancer

Basic Information
Statistics
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Rates of cervical cancer have gone down in the United States. The Data Visualizations Tool provides detailed statistics.

Low-Cost Screening
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CDC’s National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program provides low-cost breast and cervical cancer screenings. Find out if you qualify.

Knowledge Is Power: Cervical Cancer

This short animated video reminds women that getting screened for cervical cancer helps prevent the disease.

Featured Resources
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CDC’s Inside Knowledge campaign raises awareness about cervical and other gynecologic cancers.

Photo of McKerrin, a cervical cancer survivor

“Please, take care of yourself. Listen to your body and talk to your doctor,” says McKerrin.

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Learn the symptoms of cervical cancer and track them with our symptoms diaries.

CDC works with partners to reduce the burden of cervical cancer in the United States. Learn what CDC is doing.

Page last reviewed: August 31, 2020