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2006 National Healthcare Quality Report

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Table 1.8a
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),a United States, 2000 and 2003
    2003 2000
Population group Rate Standard error Rate Standard error
Total 85.3 0.9 96.7 1.0
Age, not age adjusted 50-64 40.6 0.8 44.0 0.9
65 and over 139.3 1.8 158.8 1.9
Race White 83.8 1.0 95.8 1.1
Black 114.4 3.8 119.9 4.0
American Indian/Alaska Native 60.7 8.5 62.3 9.4
Asian/Pacific Islander 71.7 2.6 84.8 3.0
Ethnicity Hispanic, all races 66.2 2.6 73.2 3.0
Non-Hispanic, all races 87.2 1.0 99.0 1.1
Non-Hispanic, White 85.7 1.1 98.2 1.2
Gender Male 98.9 1.5 112.5 1.7
Female 74.4 1.1 84.7 1.2

a Data are from the SEER 13 registries. All rates except as noted are per 100,000 women age 50 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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