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Table 1.7: National Screening for Colorectal Cancer, 2000

Rate of colorectal cancer incidence per 100,000 men and women age 50 and over diagnosed at advanced stage (tumors diagnosed at regional or distant stage), United States, 2000
     
Population group a Rate Standard error
     
Total 95.6 1.0
Ageb
50 and over 93.1 1.0
50-64 43.4 0.9
65 and over 157.1 1.9
Race
White 94.3 1.1
Black 119.3 4.0
American Indian/Alaska Native 54.8 9.1
Asian Pacific Islander 87.0 3.1
Ethnicity
Hispanic 74.0 3.1
Non-Hispanic 96.5 1.2
White 96.3 1.3
Gender
Male 111.1 1.7
Female 84.0 1.2
Residence location
MSA 96.2 1.1
Non-MSA 90.7 2.8

aSEER Program, 12 areas except for Ethnicity which excludes Alaska Natives, Detroit, & Hawaii. All rates except as noted are per 100,000 men and women age 50 and over and are age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S. Standard million by 5-year age groups.

bAge 50 and over. Crude incidence rates; not age adjusted.

Source: National Cancer Institute, Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program.

Table 1.6b: Screening for Colorectal Cancer by State, 2001 Table 1.8a: National Cancer Treatment, 2000

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