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Leading Sites of New Cancer Cases and Deaths – 2018 Estimates

Estimated New Cases *Estimated Deaths
MaleFemaleMaleFemale
Prostate
164,690
Breast
266,120
Lung & Bronchus
83,550
Lung & Bronchus
70,500
Lung & Bronchus
121,680
Lung & Bronchus
112,350
Prostate
29,430
Breast
40,920
Colon & Rectal
75,610
Colon & Rectal
64,640
Colon & Rectal
27,340
Colon & Rectal
23,240
Urinary Bladder
62,380
Uterine Corpus
63,230
Pancreas
23,020
Ovary
14,070
Melanoma - Skin
55,150
Thyroid
40,900
Leukemia
14,240
Pancreas
21,310
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
41,730
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
32,950
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
11,510
Leukemia
10,100
Kidney
42,680
Melanoma - Skin
36,120
Esophagus
12,850
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
8,400
Leukemia
35,030
Pancreas
26,240
Liver
20,540
Uterine Corpus
11,350
Oral Cavity
37,160
Leukemia
25,270
Urinary Bladder
12,520
Multiple Myeloma
4,940
Liver & Bile Duct
30,610
Kidney & Renal Pelvis
22,660
Kidney
10,010
Brain
7,340
All Sites
856,370
All Sites
878,980
All Sites
323,630
All Sites
286,010

* Excludes basal and sqamous cell skin cancers and in situ carcinoma except urinary bladder
* Information provided by American Cancer Society, Surveillance Research