ON THIS PAGE: You will find information about how many people learn they have anal cancer each year and some general survival information. Remember, survival rates depend on several factors. To see other pages, use the menu on the side of your screen.
This year, an estimated 7,210 adults (2,660 men and 4,550) women in the United States will be diagnosed with anal cancer. It is estimated that 950 deaths (370 men and 580 women) from this disease will occur this year.