National Incidence Rates for Women, 2009-2013

The graph below shows average annual incidence rates for the top 10 most common cancers in women between 2009 and 2013. Lung cancer has the second highest rate of new cases, behind breast cancer.

The average annual incidence rate for breast cancer between 2009 and 2013 was 125.5.

The average annual incidence rate for lung cancer was 54.0.

The average annual incidence rate for colon and rectum cancer was 36.0.

The average annual incidence rate for corpus and uterus cancer was 26.1.

The average annual incidence rate for thyroid cancer was 21.3.

The average annual incidence rate for melanoma was 16.6.

The average annual incidence rate for non-Hodgkin lymphoma was 16.4.

The average annual incidence rate for ovarian cancer was 12.0.

The average annual incidence rate for kidney cancer was 11.5.

The average annual incidence rate for leukemia was 11.4.