Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer, 1975-2014

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More information about the most recent Annual Report to the Nation, including key findings and associated charts, graphs, and social media tools, is available at the SEER site.

The most recent Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer, 1975-2014, was released on March 31, 2017. According to the report:

  • Overall cancer death rates continue to decrease in men, women, and children for all major racial and ethnic groups.
  • Overall cancer incidence rates, or rates of new cancers, have decreased in men and stabilized in women.
  • Five-year survival has improved for most but not all common cancer types for both early- and late-stage disease.
  • Updated: March 31, 2017

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