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14 United States Cancer Statistics: Data Visualizations Explore the data further using the official federal cancer statistics, United States Cancer Statistics (USCS). USCS combines NCI Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) and CDC National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR) data, providing cancer information on the entire U.S. population. You can create maps, examine trends, and more at national, state, and county level using the interactive USCS Data Visualization website ( www.cdc.gov/cancer/dataviz ) . Cancer researchers can analyze data of over 20 million de-identified cancer patients using the USCS Public Use Databases. Information on how to access the data is available at our website: www.cdc.gov/cancer/public-use . United States Cancer Statistics: Data Visualizations The official federal statistics on cancer incidence and deaths, produced by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Cancer Institute (NCI). Leading Cancer Cases and Deaths, Male and Female, 2015 In 2015 , the latest year for which incidence data are available, 1,633,390 new cases of cancer were reported, and 595,919 people died of cancer in the United States. For every 100,000 people, 438 new cancer cases were reported and 159 died of cancer. Cancer is the second leading cause of death in the United States, exceeded only by heart disease. One of every four deaths in the United States is due to cancer. Rate of New Cancers in the United States All Types of Cancer, All Ages, All Races/Ethnicities, Male and Female Rate per 100,000 people DC MD DE NJ CT RI MA VT NH Rate per 100,000 people 348.8 -405.1 408.5 -449.4 452.8 -467.7 468.0 -51

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