30 %

Breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer in Canadian women, accounting for 30% of all cases.

An estimated

25,000

220

will be diagnosed with

breast cancer

in 2016.

An estimated

5,000

60

will lose

their lives

to breast cancer in 2016.

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The lifetime probability for women of developing breast cancer is 1 in 9.

1/29

The lifetime probability of women dying of breast cancer is 1 in 29.

68

On average, 68 Canadian women are diagnosed with breast cancer every day.