When the CSR was published in April 2012, US population data reflecting the 2010 Census were not available. This release uses the Vintage 2009 populations in the rate and trend calculations.

This is a past version of the SEER Cancer Statistics Review that includes statistics from 1975 through 2009. If you would like to view the most recent version of the CSR, please visit the CSR Home Page.

Use the Browse the Tables and Figures section to access the statistics in HTML and comma-delimited formats.

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Contents in PDF

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Summary Figures & Tables
(Excerpts from Overview)
CSR Sections Pages Grouped By Topic
  1. Overview in a single PDF (PDF, 1.1 MB)
  2. All Cancer Sites (PDF, 468 KB)
  3. Brain and Other Nervous (PDF, 415 KB)
  4. Breast (PDF, 560 KB)
  5. Cervix Uteri (PDF, 296 KB)
  6. Colon and Rectum (PDF, 516 KB)
  7. Corpus Uteri (PDF, 285 KB)
  8. Esophagus (PDF, 420 KB)
  9. Hodgkin Lymphoma (PDF, 476 KB)
  10. Kaposi Sarcoma (PDF, 199 KB)
  11. Kidney and Renal Pelvis (PDF, 414 KB)
  12. Larynx (PDF, 415 KB)
  13. Leukemia (PDF, 515 KB)
  14. Liver and Bile Duct (PDF, 422 KB)
  15. Lung and Bronchus (PDF, 591 KB)
  16. Melanoma of the Skin (PDF, 410 KB)
  17. Mesothelioma (PDF, 147 KB)
  18. Myeloma (PDF, 404 KB)
  19. Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (PDF, 619 KB)
  20. Oral Cavity and Pharynx (PDF, 501 KB)
  21. Ovary (PDF, 305 KB)
  22. Pancreas (PDF, 419 KB)
  23. Prostate (PDF, 314 KB)
  24. Stomach (PDF, 432 KB)
  25. Testis (PDF, 284 KB)
  26. Thyroid (PDF, 429 KB)
  27. Urinary Bladder (PDF, 453 KB)
  28. Childhood Cancer (PDF, 231 KB)
  29. Childhood Cancer by the ICCC (PDF, 137 KB)
  30. Myelodysplastic Syndromes (PDF, 29 KB)
  31. Benign Brain Tumors (PDF, 43 KB)
  32. Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer (PDF, 308 KB)
  33. Veterans Affairs Adjustment (PDF, 360 KB)
  34. Cause-Specific Survival (PDF, 90 KB)
  35. Soft Tissue Sarcomas (PDF, 31 KB)


Revision History

Date Revision Affected Pages
8/20/2012 A footnote was added to tables and figures that show estimates by stage at diagnosis. Footnote explains that SEER Summary Stage 2000 is used to classify stage at diagnosis. Tables in Chapters 2-27 that show five-year relative survival rates by stage at diagnosis. Conditional survival graphs that are included in Chapters 3 through 27 when applicable.
4/30/2012 Table 29.7 was added to the Childhood Cancer by ICCC chapter. The table includes prevalence counts for childhood cancer diagnoses. Table 29.07 (PDF, 14 KB)

The table appears in the following topics:

Suggested Citation

Howlader N, Noone AM, Krapcho M, Neyman N, Aminou R, Waldron W, Altekruse SF, Kosary CL, Ruhl J, Tatalovich Z, Cho H, Mariotto A, Eisner MP, Lewis DR, Chen HS, Feuer EJ, Cronin KA (eds). SEER Cancer Statistics Review, 1975-2009 (Vintage 2009 Populations), National Cancer Institute. Bethesda, MD, https://seer.cancer.gov/archive/csr/1975_2009_pops09/, based on November 2011 SEER data submission, posted to the SEER web site, April 2012.

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