The earlier cervical cancer is caught, the better chance a person has of surviving five years after being diagnosed. 45.7% are diagnosed at the local stage and the 5-year survival for localized cervical cancer is 91.5%. 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 the United States, the 5-year relative survival rate for patients with cervical cancer, during the period 2007-2013, was 67.1%.
In 2014, there were an estimated 256,078 women living with cervical cancer in the United States. (17