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2006 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.2a
Rate of breast cancers diagnosed at advanced stage,a United States, 2000 and 2003
    2003 2000
Population group Rate Standard error Rate Standard error
Total 138.7 1.3 150.8 1.3
Age, not age adjusted 40-64 118.6 1.4 126.7 1.5
65 and over 188.6 2.7 207.6 2.9
Race White 140.1 1.4 156.3 1.5
Black 167.5 4.5 161.9 4.6
American Indian/Alaska Native 56.6 7.5 73.0 9.1
Asian/Pacific Islander 101.4 3.1 98.9 3.3
Ethnicity Hispanic, all races 103.1 3.2 124.5 3.7
Non-Hispanic, all races 143.4 1.4 153.9 1.4
Non-Hispanic, White 146.0 1.6 160.4 1.7

a Data are from the SEER 13 registries. All rates except as noted are per 100,000 women age 40 and over, and are age adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard million population by 5-year age groups.

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

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