Special Report

Cancers With the Highest and Lowest Survival Rates

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13. Colon and Rectum
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (2008-2014): 66.0%
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (1975-1977): 50.0%
> New cases in 2016: 141,270 (or 37 per 100,000 people)
> Total no. of deaths in 2016: 52,286 (or 14 per 100,000 people)

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12. Oral Cavity and Pharynx
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (2008-2014): 68.0%
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (1975-1977): 53.0%
> New cases in 2016: 45,543 (or 12 per 100,000 people)
> Total no. of deaths in 2016: 10,170 (or 3 per 100,000 people)

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11. Cervix
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (2008-2014): 69.0%
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (1975-1977): 69.0%
> New cases in 2016: 12,984 (or 8 per 100,000 people)
> Total no. of deaths in 2016: 4,188 (or 2 per 100,000 people)

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10. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (2008-2014): 74.0%
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (1975-1977): 47.0%
> New cases in 2016: 68,403 (or 18 per 100,000 people)
> Total no. of deaths in 2016: 20,268 (or 5 per 100,000 people)

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9. Kidney and Renal Pelvis
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (2008-2014): 75.0%
> Patients expected to survive 5 years after diagnosis (1975-1977): 50.0%
> New cases in 2016: 63,639 (or 17 per 100,000 people)
> Total no. of deaths in 2016: 13,842 (or 4 per 100,000 people)