Breast Cancer Facts & Figures
Among US women in 2017, there will be an estimated 252,710 new cases of invasive breast cancer, 63,410 new cases of breast carcinoma in situ, and 40,610 breast cancer deaths.
While breast cancer incidence rates are highest in non-Hispanic white women, breast cancer death rates are highest in African American women.
American Cancer Society
Breast Cancer in Men
It is rare for a man under age age 35 to get breast cancer. The chance of a man getting breast cancer goes up with age. Most breast cancers happen to men between ages 60 and 70. Other risk factors of male breast cancer.