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2004 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.9b: Cancer deaths per 100,000 male population per year for prostate cancer, by State, 1999 and 2001

  2001 1999
Statea Number Rateb Standard error Number Rateb Standard error
             
United States 30,719 29.1 0.2 31,728 31.3 0.2
             
Alabama 611 37.9 1.6 613 39.1 1.6
Alaska 31 24.7 5.0 20 20.7 5.0
Arizona 507 24.0 1.1 498 24.3 1.1
Arkansas 348 31.8 1.7 378 35.2 1.8
California 2,943 25.5 0.5 3,077 28.4 0.5
Colorado 338 26.3 1.5 361 29.8 1.6
Connecticut 389 26.7 1.4 404 28.8 1.4
Delaware 105 34.1 3.4 93 32.9 3.6
District of Columbia 92 45.8 4.8 113 57.9 5.5
Florida 2,213 24.3 0.5 2,245 25.9 0.6
Georgia 745 33.1 1.3 813 38.8 1.4
Hawaii 113 20.1 1.9 117 22.7 2.1
Idaho 132 27.5 2.4 159 33.5 2.7
Illinois 1,402 31.4 0.8 1,423 33.0 0.9
Indiana 688 31.1 1.2 746 35.2 1.3
Iowa 397 29.4 1.5 417 31.6 1.6
Kansas 315 28.6 1.6 314 29.3 1.7
Kentucky 381 26.8 1.4 462 33.2 1.6
Louisiana 562 38.3 1.7 551 38.5 1.7
Maine 184 33.1 2.5 148 27.8 2.3
Maryland 558 31.4 1.4 580 34.6 1.5
Massachusetts 755 29.5 1.1 801 33.2 1.2
Michigan 1,114 30.6 0.9 1,139 32.6 1.0
Minnesota 600 31.9 1.3 567 31.2 1.3
Mississippi 412 42.5 2.1 426 44.8 2.2
Missouri 562 25.2 1.1 662 30.6 1.2
Montana 124 32.0 2.9 129 34.8 3.1
Nebraska 190 26.3 1.9 188 26.9 2.0
Nevada 203 29.4 2.2 196 29.5 2.3
New Hampshire 136 29.5 2.6 119 28.8 2.7
New Jersey 996 29.9 1.0 966 30.4 1.0
New Mexico 188 28.4 2.1 197 31.9 2.3
New York 2,079 28.6 0.6 2,056 29.4 0.7
North Carolina 913 32.9 1.1 911 35.2 1.2
North Dakota 88 28.1 3.0 88 28.7 3.1
Ohio 1,275 29.3 0.8 1,342 31.8 0.9
Oklahoma 370 27.1 1.4 393 30.2 1.5
Oregon 431 29.8 1.4 446 32.7 1.6
Pennsylvania 1,637 28.9 0.7 1,720 31.7 0.8
Rhode Island 137 29.6 2.5 133 30.6 2.7
South Carolina 499 36.0 1.7 533 41.1 1.9
South Dakota 115 32.6 3.0 114 33.4 3.1
Tennessee 605 30.5 1.3 661 34.8 1.4
Texas 1,754 28.1 0.7 1,774 30.4 0.7
Utah 181 29.6 2.2 190 32.6 2.4
Vermont 73 32.1 3.8 79 35.4 4.0
Virginia 733 31.8 1.2 787 36.1 1.3
Washington 591 27.5 1.1 600 29.4 1.2
West Virginia 209 26.2 1.8 241 30.8 2.0
Wisconsin 628 28.9 1.2 681 32.6 1.3
Wyoming 67 36.4 4.5 57 32.6 4.4
             

aPopulation includes males only.

bRates are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System - Mortality.

 

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