Colorectal Cancer Facts & Figures

Colorectal Cancer Facts & Figures 2020-2022 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.

Colorectal cancer is third most commonly diagnosed cancer in men and women. It is the third leading cause of cancer death in both men and women, and the second overall when men and women are combined. 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.