Financial Burden of Cancer Care - Life After Cancer Summary Table

Only one measure per topic is displayed in the summary table. A complete set of measures, where they exist, can be found by following the More Information link in the table below.

Legend:
green line green - headed in the right direction
red line red - headed in the wrong direction
black line black - stable or non-significant change (NSC)
purple purple - indeterminate
blue blue - Healthy People 2020 target
Measure Name Financial Burden of Cancer Care
Year Range 2015
Measure

Estimates of national expenditures for cancer care.

Recent Summary Trend n/a
Recent Summary Trend Year Range No trend data are available for the financial burden of cancer care.
Desired Direction Falling
Summary Graph

No trend data are available for financial burden of cancer care

Trends and Most Recent Estimates In 2015, national cancer care expenditures were an estimated $147.5 billion.
Healthy People 2020 Target

There is no Healthy People 2020 target for the financial burden of cancer care.

More Information Financial Burden of Cancer Care
Last Updated January 2017