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.
- U.S. Cancer Statistics data brief: Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer, United States—2006–2015
- Colorectal cancer state screening profiles
- 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.
- 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?
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
- Uterine cancer incidence and mortality—United States, 1999–2016
- Low-literacy level instructions and reminder calls improve patient handling of fecal immunochemical test samples
- Promising practices for the prevention of liver cancer: a review of the literature and cancer plan activities in the National Comprehensive Cancer Control Program
- Comprehensive cancer control: promoting survivor health and wellness
- A proposed approach for implementing genomics-based screening programs for healthy adults
- Long-term survivorship care after cancer treatment