This figure demonstrates breast cancer incidence rates by age category using the average incidence rates from 2006-2010. Data was retrieved from http://seer.cancer.gov/statfacts/html/breast.html
This figure displays a comparison of national and Massachusetts breast cancer incidence rates between the years of 1999 and 2009. The data was retrieved from http://apps.nccd.cdc.gov/uscs/cancersrankedbystate.aspx.
 National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program http://seer.cancer.gov/statfacts/html/breast.html National Cancer Institute’s (NCI) Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program http://seer.cancer.gov/csr/1975_2012/ American Cancer Society (ACS) Breast Cancer Facts and Figures 2011-2012 http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@research/documents/document/acspc-042725.pdf  State Cancer Profiles (data from the National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System, CDC and by the NCI’s SEER Program) http://statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov/incidencerates/ Cancer Incidence And Mortality In Massachusetts 2004-2008: Statewide Report, Mass. Dept. of Public Health http://www.mass.gov/eohhs/gov/departments/dph/programs/community-health/cancer-age/massachusetts-cancer-statistics.html Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) http://www.cdc.gov/cancer/breast/statistics/ State Cancer Profiles (data from the National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System, CDC and by the NCI’s SEER Program) http://statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov/cgi-bin/quickprofiles/profile.pl?00&055
 Silent Spring Institute. Risk Factors for Breast Cancer. http://www.silentspring.org/faqs/risk-factors-breast-cancer
 Interagency Breast Cancer and Environment Research Coordinating Committee (IBCERCC), Breast Cancer and the Environment: Prioritizing Prevention. http://www.niehs.nih.gov/about/assets/docs/ibcercc_full.pdf
Updated October, 2015