U.S. Cancer Statistics Print Materials

Fact Sheets

United States Cancer Statistics: The Official Federal Cancer Statistics
U.S. Cancer Statistics

This fact sheet pdf icon[PDF-269KB] lists the sources of U.S. Cancer Statistics data and explains how you can access and use them.

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NPCR and SEER Incidence–U.S. Cancer Statistics Public Use Database

This fact sheet pdf icon[PDF-232KB] provides an overview of the database and how researchers can obtain access.

Stat Bites

Stat Bites give an overview of the latest incidence, mortality, prevalence, and survival statistics for leading cancers.

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Among people diagnosed with lung cancer between 2012 and 2016, about 385,300 were still alive on January 1, 2017.

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Among people diagnosed with colorectal cancer between 2012 and 2016, about 469,800 were still alive on January 1, 2017.

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Among men diagnosed with prostate cancer between 2012 and 2016, about 855,100 were still alive on January 1, 2017.

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Among women diagnosed with breast cancer between 2012 and 2016, about 1,046,100 were still alive on January 1, 2017.

Page last reviewed: August 11, 2020