In 2015, there are expected to be 80,900 new cases of lymphoma diagnosed in the US (9,050 cases of HL, 71,850 cases of NHL).
There are an estimated 761,659 people living with, or in remission from, lymphoma in the US. (177,526 with Hodgkin lymphoma and 584,133 with non-Hodgkin lymphoma).
The five-year survival rate for people with HL has more than doubled, from 40 percent in the sixties to 87.7 percent in 2004-2010. The five-year survival rate for people with NHL has risen from 31 percent in the sixties to 71.4 percent in 2004-2010.
In 2015, 20,940 people are expected to die from lymphoma (1,150 from HL, 19,790 from NHL).