TABLE 2-16 Cancer Incidence Among American Indian, Alaska Native, and Non-Hispanic White Males, Age Adjusted to 1970 U.S. Standard

 

Incidence per 100,000 Population

Data Source and Region

Stomach

Colon and Rectum

Lung and Bronchus

Prostate

Gallbladder

All Sites

IHS

Aberdeen

10.7

20.2

46.2

30.9

2.9

174.8

Alaska

24.4

50.6

85.2

33.2

3.5

324.3

Albuquerque

20.1

6.9

14.4

34.3

6.1

170.8

Bemidji

5.9

58.0

42.3

33.1

5.2

227.7

Billings

7.2

17.1

56.4

43.0

1.6

174.7

Navajo

10.3

8.2

12.3

25.6

3.8

30.0

Oklahoma

4.0

11.8

28.4

20.5

0.5

107.7

Phoenix

8.6

8.9

6.3

14.4

3.8

93.2

Portland

9.4

14.2

12.8

27.0

1.5

104.6

All IHS regions

9.5

15.0

27.8

25.8

2.4

142.1

SEER Program (non-Hispanic whites)

9.6

57.6

79.0

137.9

0.8

481

NOTE: IHS estimates are from 1980 to 1987. SEER program estimates are from 1988 to 1992.

SOURCE: Miller et al., (1996).



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