The prognosis depends on whether the cervical cancer is localized, regional, or metastatic at the time of diagnosis. 45.7% are diagnosed at the local stage and the 5-year survival for localized cervical cancer is 91.5%. The overall 5-year survival rate for cervical cancer patients during the period 2007-2013 was 67.1 %
The number of cervical cancer deaths is highest among women aged 45-54. Death rates have been falling on average 0.8% each year over 2005-2014.
In 2014, there were an estimated 256,078 women living with cervical cancer in the United States and in 2017 there are an estimated 4,210 people will die of this disease (17).