Colorectal Cancer Facts & Figures

The Colorectal Cancer Facts & Figures report provides a comprehensive overview of colorectal cancer in the US, including statistics on colorectal cancer occurrence, as well as information about risk factors, prevention, early detection, and treatment.

This report is an educational companion for Colorectal Cancer Statistics, 2020, a scientific paper published in the American Cancer Society journal, CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians.

Also see the news story: Colorectal Cancer Rates Rise in Younger Adults

Colorectal Cancer Facts & Figures, Past Publications

Looking for more colorectal cancer statistics? 

Visit the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Statistics Center website to explore, interact with, and share cancer statistics. You can use the website to:

  • View and download maps, graphs, and charts
  • Create custom downloadable maps, graphs, and charts
  • Export data to Excel
  • Share specific statistics that are important to readers