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2006 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.10a
Cancer deaths per 100,000 male population per year for prostate cancer,a United States, 1999 and 2003
    2003 1999
Population group Number Rate Standard error Number Rate Standard error
Total 29,554 26.5 0.2 31,728 31.3 0.2
Age, not age adjusted 0-17 1 DSU DSU 1 DNA DNA
18-44 27 0.0 0.0 36 DNA DNA
45-64 2,492 7.4 0.1 2,320 7.9 0.2
65 and over 27,034 180.8 1.1 29,371 205.4 1.2
Race American Indian/Alaska Native 100 17.8 1.9 63 16.7 2.2
Asian/Pacific Islander 328 10.9 0.6 304 13.9 0.8
Black 4,894 57.4 0.8 5,357 69.0 1.0
White 24,232 24.4 0.2 26,004 28.7 0.2
Ethnicity Hispanic, all races 1,219 20.2 0.6 1,050 23.0 0.8
Non-Hispanic, all races 28,279 26.8 0.2 30,613 31.7 0.2
Non-Hispanic, Black 4,845 58.2 0.9 5,315 69.7 1.0
Non-Hispanic, White 23,015 24.6 0.2 24,935 28.9 0.2
Education, age 25-64 Less than high school 363 4.3 0.2 442 4.2 0.2
High school graduate 781 4.1 0.1 852 4.2 0.1
At least some college 779 2.3 0.1 846 2.6 0.1

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

DNA - Data have not been analyzed.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality or confidentiality.

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

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