About Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer is extremely common. In fact, it’s the most common non-skin cancer in America, affecting 1 in 6 men.

  • More than 2 million American men are currently living with prostate cancer, according to estimates.
  • One new case of prostate cancer occurs every 2.4 minutes.
  • A non-smoking man is more likely to develop prostate cancer than he is to develop colon, bladder, melanoma, lymphoma, and kidney cancers combined.
  • A man is 35% more likely to be diagnosed with prostate cancer than a woman is to be diagnosed with breast cancer.