The number of new cases of cancer (cancer incidence) is per , men and women per year (based on – cases). The number of cancer deaths (cancer mortality) is per , men and women per year (based on – deaths). Cancer mortality is higher among men than women ( per , men and per , women). Number of New Cases and Deaths per , The number of new cases of female breast cancer was per , women per year. The number of deaths was per , women per year. These rates are age-adjusted and based on cases and deaths.
About 1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. In , an estimated , new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to be diagnosed in women in the U.S., along with 62, new cases of non-invasive (in situ) breast cancer. In general prostate cancer has excellent survival rates, but death rates are higher in African American men, men who have advanced stage cancer, and men who are between the ages of 75 and Prostate cancer is the sixth leading cause of cancer death in the United States. The number of deaths was per , men per year based on
Breast cancer is the most commonly occurring cancer in women and the second most common cancer overall. There were over 2 million new cases in The top 25 countries with the highest rates of breast cancer in are given in the table below. Breast cancer incidence rates are projected to rise by 2% in the UK between and , to cases per , females by Breast cancer (C50), Observed and Projected Age-Standardised Incidence Rates, by Sex, UK,