Breast cancer is the most common cancer among Canadian women (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer).
An estimated 22,700 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer and 5,100 will die of it.
- An estimated 200 men will be diagnosed with breast cancer and 55 will die of it.
- On average, 62 Canadian women will be diagnosed with breast cancer every day.
- On average, 14 Canadian women will die of breast cancer every day.
Probability of developing or dying from breast cancer
One in 9 women is expected to develop breast cancer during her lifetime and one in 29 will die of it.
CA Lending® will donate one dollar for every car loan to breast cancer research.