Cancer and Chronic Disease
Data on cancer, diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, obesity, oral health, stroke, and tobacco use is available through the links on this page. The Prevention and Health Promotion Administration's Cancer and Chronic Disease Bureau manages and prepares the data and reports found here.
State Health Improvement Process (SHIP) Measures
- Explore the SHIP cancer and chronic disease objectives.
BRFSS contains data from an annual statewide telephone survey that tracks prevalence and trends over time for a wide variety of risk factors and health conditions. Maryland conducts approximately 11,000 interviews annually.
The Maryland Cancer Indicators map displays breast, lung and bronchus, bladder, brain and nervous system, thyroid, lymphoma, leukemia, melanoma, liver, and kidney statistics.