Silver Book Fact

In 2007, an estimated 180,510 people (2,030 men and 178,480 women) will be diagnosed with breast cancer.

American Cancer Society. Cancer Facts & Figures 2007. Atlanta, GA: American Cancer Society; 2007. http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@nho/documents/document/caff2007pwsecuredpdf.pdf

Reference

Title
Cancer Facts & Figures 2007
Publisher
American Cancer Society
Publication Date
2007
Authors
American Cancer Society
URL
Read Full Resource

Categories

  • Cost of Disease
  • Prevalence & Incidence

Related Facts

  • Cost of Cancer Care by Phase of Care, All Sites, All Ages, Male and Female, in 2010 Dollars  
  • In the U.S., approximately 182,460 new cases of invasive breast cancer are expected to occur among women in 2008; around 1,990 cases are expected in men.  
  • Cancer incidence is projected to increase by approximately 45% from 1.6 million in 2010 to 2.3 million in 2030.  
  • The number of cancer patients age 85 and older is expected to increase four-fold by 2050.  
  • Percent of New Cancer Cases Diagnosed in People Over 65