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Cancer deaths per 100,000 persons per year for most common cancers: prostate cancer
Healthy People 2010, measure 3-7.
1.9a Cancer deaths per 100,000 male population per year for prostate cancer, United States, 1999 and 2002.
1.9b Cancer deaths per 100,000 male population per year for prostate cancer, by State, 1999 and 2002.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, National Vital Statistics System—Mortality.
U.S. male population.
Number of male deaths per year due to prostate cancer (ICD-10-CM code C61).
Rates are age-adjusted to the 2000 standard population. Age-adjusted rates are weighted sums of age-specific rates. For a discussion of age adjustment, see Part A, Section 5 of Tracking Healthy People 2010.