Recent Updates and Archive

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Recent Updates

For each measure in the report, the table below highlights the most recent year of data available for the measure and the date which the measure page in this report was updated. For a summary of corrections that may have been made to the individual measure pages, please see the Revision History.

Recent Updates to the Cancer Trends Progress Report
Measure Year of Most Recent Estimate Data Up To Date As Of
Prevention
Tobacco Use Initiation 2018 March 2020
Youth Tobacco Use 2019 March 2020
Adult Tobacco Use 2018 March 2020
Quitting Smoking 2018 March 2020
Clinicians' Advice to Quit Smoking 2015 March 2020
Fruit and Vegetable Consumption 2016 March 2020
Red Meat Consumption 2016 March 2020
Fat Consumption 2016 March 2020
Alcohol Consumption 2017 March 2020
Physical Activity 2018 March 2020
Weight 2016 March 2020
Sun Protective Behavior 2015 March 2020
Indoor tanning 2017 March 2020
Sunburn 2017 March 2020
HPV Vaccination 2018 March 2020
Genetic Testing 2015 March 2020
Tobacco Company Marketing Expenditures 2017 March 2020
Medicaid Coverage of Tobacco Dependency Treatments 2018 March 2020
Secondhand Smoke Exposure 2016 March 2020
Smoke-free Home Rules 2015 March 2020
Smoke-free Workplace Rules and Laws
Smoke-free Workplace Rules 2015 March 2020
Indoor Air Laws 2018 March 2020
Arsenic Exposure 2016 March 2020
Benzene Exposure 2016 March 2020
Cadmium Exposure 2016 March 2020
Nitrate Exposure 2014 March 2020
Radon Exposure 2013 March 2020
Early Detection
Breast Cancer Screening 2018 March 2020
Cervical Cancer Screening 2018 March 2020
Colorectal Cancer Screening 2018 March 2020
Lung Cancer Screening 2015 March 2020
Prostate Cancer Screening 2018 March 2020
Diagnosis
Incidence 2016 March 2020
Stage at Diagnosis 2016 March 2020
Treatment
Bladder Cancer Treatment 2009 March 2020
Breast Cancer Treatment 2016 March 2020
Colorectal Cancer Treatment 2015 March 2020
Kidney Cancer Treatment 2016 March 2020
Lung Cancer Treatment 2015 March 2020
Ovarian Cancer Treatment 2011 March 2020
Prostate Cancer Treatment 2008 March 2020
Life After Cancer
Financial Burden of Cancer Care 2018 March 2020
Survival 2011 March 2020
Cancer Survivors and Smoking 2018 March 2020
Cancer Survivors and Physical Activity 2018 March 2020
Cancer Survivors and Weight 2018 March 2020
End of Life
Mortality 2016 March 2020
Person-Years of Life Lost 2016 March 2020

Revision History

The revision history provides a timeline of when measure pages were updated as well as any corrections that were made to the content of the measure pages.

Date Revision
3/31/2020

The March 2020 Update to the Cancer Trends Progress Report was released. All measure pages with new available data have been updated. Please consult the table above for a full list.

New measures this year include E-cigarettes on the Youth Tobacco Use page and Colorectal Cancer on the Genetic Testing page.

9/5/2019

Graphs for e-cigarette usage among high school students were added to the Youth Tobacco Use measure page. The new graphs are based on data through 2018 from the National Youth Tobacco Survey.

4/24/2019

The graphs for Cost of Cancer Care by Cancer SIte and Cost of Cancer Care by Cancer Site and Phase of Care on the Financial Burden of Cancer Care measure page were incorrectly labelled as 'in billions of dollars'. These graphs and associated tables have been updated to have the correct label of 'in millions of dollars'.

2/28/2019

The February 2019 Update to the Cancer Trends Progress Report was released. All measure pages with new available data have been updated. Please consult the table above for a full list.

New measures this year include Processed Meat Consumption, Genetic Testing, Long Term Trends in Adult Cigarette Use, Inorganic Arsenic Exposure, UV Exposure and Sun-Protective Behaviors By Sun Sensitivity, and Healthy Weight/Overweight estimates for Cancer Survivors

2/12/2018

The February 2018 Update to the Cancer Trends Progress Report was released. All measure pages with new available data have been updated. Please consult the table above for a full list.

Measures for Lung Cancer Screening and Prostate Cancer Screening are new to this release.

8/23/2017

The Healthy People 2020 targets cited on the Fat Consumption measure page were updated to reflect the latest revision of the applicable Healthy People targets.

1/18/2017

The January 2017 Update to the Cancer Trends Progress Report was released. All measure pages with new available data have been updated. Please consult the table above for a full list.

11/4/2015
11/4/2015 The desired direction for complete nephrectomy was switched from rising to falling in all Kidney Cancer Treatment graphs.
3/18/2015 The Cancer Trends Progress Report was updated with a new website design and updated estimates for all measures.

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