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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2005

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Table 10a
Cancer deaths per 100,000 female population per year for breast cancera, by race, United States, 2002
Population group Total White Black API AI/AN
Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE
Total Total 25.6 0.1 25.0 0.1 34.0 0.5 12.8 0.5 13.8 1.2
Age (not age adjusted) 0-17 * * * * * * * * * *
18-44 5.6 0.1 5.0 0.1 9.9 0.4 2.9 0.3 3.4 0.7
45-64 41.4 0.3 39.9 0.4 59.7 1.2 25.6 1.3 22.3 2.7
65 and over 116.1 0.7 117.3 0.8 130.0 2.7 44.5 2.8 57.1 7.4

a Estimates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population, except where indicated.

* Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality or confidentiality (based on < 20 deaths).

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; API: Asian or Pacific Islander; SE: Standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Vital Statistics System.

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