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Table 10c
Cancer deaths per 100,000 male population per year for prostate cancer,a by education, United States, 2004
Population group Total Less than high schoolb High school graduateb At least some collegeb
Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE Rate SE
Total   25.4 0.2 4.5 0.3 4.0 0.2 2.2 0.1
Age, not age adjusted 25-44 0.1 0.0 * * * * * *
45-64 7.2 0.1 11.7 0.7 9.4 0.4 5.2 0.2

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

b Education data are for persons ages 25-64 only.

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

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Vital Statistics System.


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