U.S. adults that had genetic testing for cancer risk as of 2018

Percentage of U.S. adults who have received a genetic test for certain types of cancer as of 2018

U.S. adults that had genetic testing for cancer risk as of 2018 This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. adults who had select tests to determine their cancer risk as of 2018. According to the data, 11 percent of respondents had a genetic test ordered by their doctor to determine their risk for certain types of cancer.
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Percentage of U.S. adults who have received a genetic test for certain types of cancer as of 2018

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Used a commercially available test to determine increased risk for cancer9%91%-
Had a genetic test orded by a doctor to determine increased risk for certain types of cancer11%83%6%
YesNo Not sure
Used a commercially available test to determine increased risk for cancer9%91%-
Had a genetic test orded by a doctor to determine increased risk for certain types of cancer11%83%6%
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This statistic shows the percentage of U.S. adults who had select tests to determine their cancer risk as of 2018. According to the data, 11 percent of respondents had a genetic test ordered by their doctor to determine their risk for certain types of cancer.
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