Graph by Cancer Site & Phase of Care1

Incidence and Survival Assumptions

Cancer incidence stays at 2003-2005 average rate; survival at 2005 rate; changes due to projected population changes only.

Change

Cost Assumptions

0% rise in medical costs per year (2010 dollars)

Change

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  Initial Continuing Last
2010 $40,464 $46,643 $37,459
2020 $48,317 $61,373 $48,077
Increase 19.4% 31.6% 28.3%

Costs ($) per year in millions.