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Table 1.2: National Screening for Breast Cancer, 2000

Rate of breast cancer incidence per 100,000 women age 40 and over diagnosed at advanced stage (regional, distant stage or local stage w/tumor greater than 2cm), United States, 2000
Population group a Rate Standard error
Total 149.4 1.3
40 and over 149.7 1.3
40-64 125.8 1.5
65 and over 204.9 2.9
American Indian or Alaska Native 65.1 8.8
Asian or Pacific Islander 102.9 3.4
Black 159.5 4.6
White 154.2 1.5
Hispanic 124.5 3.8
Non-Hispanic 152.4 1.6
White, non-Hispanic 158.4 1.8
Residence location
MSA 151.7 1.4
Non-MSA 129.8 3.9

aSEER Program, 12 areas except for Ethnicity which excludes Alaska Natives, Detroit, and Hawaii. 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 by 5 year age groups.

bCrude incidence rates; not age adjusted.

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

Table 1.1c: Screeening for Breast Cancer by State, 2000 Table 1.3a: National Screening for Cervical Cancer, 2000

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