Cancer Statistics

The following web sites will provide a wealth of statistical data on the occurrence (incidence) of cancer in the state of Iowa, in North America, the United States, and the world:


State Health Registry of Iowa

Iowa Health Fact Book  

Oncology Registry at the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center  

Iowa Cancer Health Disparities  

Iowa Cancer Smoothed Maps  

Centers for Disease Control Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System  

Iowa County Health Rankings  

NCI State Cancer Profiles


American Cancer Society Facts and Figures 2010  

ACS Facts and Figures for African-Americans 2009-2010  

ACS Cancer Facts for Hispanics and Latinos 2009-2011  

ACS Cancer Prevention and Early Detection 2010  

ACS Breast Cancer Facts and Figures 2009-2010  

ACS Colorectal Cancer Facts and Figures 2008-2010


International Research Agency on Cancer  

For More Information, contact:

Cancer Resource Center
1-800-237-1225 (Nationwide toll-free)
319-356-3000 local number
Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm