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National Healthcare Disparities Report, 2007

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Table 2
Rate of breast cancer incidence per 100,000 women age 40 and over diagnosed at advanced stage (regional, distant stage, or local stage with tumor greater than 2 cm),a United States, 2004
Population group Rate SE
Total   92.8 1.0
Age, not age adjusted 40-64 82.4 1.1
65 and over 119.4 2.1
Race White 93.7 1.2
Black 110.7 3.6
American Indian/Alaska Native 47.1 6.6
Asian or Pacific Islander 70.5 2.5
Ethnicity Hispanic, all races 73.3 2.6
Non-Hispanic, all races 95.5 1.1
Non-Hispanic, White 96.9 1.3

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.

Key: SE: standard error.

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


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