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Laurel County Cancer Statistics

Laurel County Cancer Statistics
Source: KY Cancer Registry – UK (2005 – 2008)
Newly diagnosed patients Mortality
Laurel County 1391 533
Breast 187 29 Colon 125 51 Lung 263 196 Prostate 164 16
State of Kentucky 102,118 37,714
The American Cancer Society (FY12) in our community…
Constituents served # Services Received
Laurel County 126 573
Somerset Office Area 1128 4285
State of Kentucky 9678 18771
Hope Lodge (FY12)
A facility located on the campus of the University of Kentucky that provides complimentary lodging to a cancer patient and up to two caregivers per room. Patients undergoing outpatient treatment or testing may utilize the facility and the other services offered.
Patients served # Nights provided Estimated savings
Laurel County 18 309 $38,625
State of Kentucky 446 7842 $980,250
Why don’t you join us and make a difference in the lives of cancer patients? Sign up for the Relay For Life today! Visit www.relayforlife.org/laurelky and register your team for 2013.


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