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Table 2 Annual Age-Adjusteda Mortality Rates for Selected Cancers per 100,000, California, 2008–2012

From: High cancer mortality for US-born Latinos: evidence from California and Texas

  All Combinedb Non-Latino White Non-Latino Black All Latino Foreign-born Latino US-born Latino
  N Rate 95% CI N Rate 95% CI N Rate 95% CI N Rate 95% CI N Rate 95% CI N Rate 95% CI
Male
Oral Cavity and Pharynx 3128 3.7 (3.6–3.9) 2088 4.2 (4.0–4.4) 207 4.3 (3.7–4.9) 400 2.5 (2.2–2.7) 217 2.1 (1.8–2.4) 183 3.1 (2.6–3.6)
Esophagus 4935 6.1 (6.0–6.3) 3705 7.6 (7.4–7.9) 207 4.8 (4.1–5.5) 667 4.4 (4.0–4.7) 349 3.5 (3.1–3.9) 318 5.7 (5.1–6.4)
Stomach 4474 5.6 (5.5–5.8) 1876 3.9 (3.8–4.1) 369 8.8 (7.9–9.8) 1316 8.2 (7.7–8.7) 909 8.7 (8.1–9.4) 407 7.3 (6.6–8.1)
Colorectum 13,249 16.8 (16.5–17.1) 8114 17.0 (16.6–17.4) 1115 26.1 (24.5–27.7) 2380 15.5 (14.9–16.2) 1237 12.7 (12.0–13.6) 1143 20.0 (18.8–21.2)
Liver 9076 10.7 (10.4–10.9) 4028 8.0 (7.7–8.2) 685 13.3 (12.3–14.4) 2360 14.0 (13.4–14.6) 1078 10.7 (10.0–11.4) 1282 19.8 (18.6–20.9)
Gallbladder 353 0.4 (0.4–0.5) 169 0.3 (0.3–0.4) 17 0.4 (0.2–0.6) 102 0.7 (0.6–0.9) 57 0.6 (0.5–0.9) 45 0.8 (0.6–1.1)
Pancreas 9483 11.9 (11.7–12.2) 6126 12.6 (12.3–12.9) 696 15.7 (14.4–16.9) 1598 10.7 (10.1–11.2) 929 10.1 (9.4–10.9) 669 11.7 (10.8–12.7)
Lung 34,113 44.3 (43.8–44.8) 23,578 49.5 (48.8–50.1) 2718 63.5 (61.0–66.1) 3586 26.6 (25.7–27.5) 2079 25.2 (24.0–26.4) 1507 29.0 (27.5–30.6)
Melanoma 3148 3.9 (3.8–4.1) 2887 6.1 (5.9–6.3) 22 0.4 (0.3–0.7) 186 1.1 (1.0–1.3) 127 1.3 (1.1–1.6) 59 0.9 (0.7–1.2)
Prostate 15,326 21.4 (21.1–21.8) 10,406 22.3 (21.9–22.7) 1696 48.6 (46.3–51.1) 2212 19.2 (18.4–20.1) 1291 18.3 (17.3–19.4) 921 20.8 (19.4–22.2)
Kidney 4170 5.2 (5.0–5.3) 2639 5.4 (5.2–5.7) 264 5.7 (5.0–6.5) 890 5.6 (5.2–6.0) 453 4.5 (4.1–5.0) 437 7.2 (6.5–8.0)
Bladder 5037 6.9 (6.7–7.1) 4018 8.5 (8.3–8.8) 221 5.8 (5.0–6.6) 472 3.8 (3.5–4.2) 260 3.5 (3.1–4.0) 212 4.3 (3.7–5.0)
Brain 4507 5.3 (5.2–5.5) 3201 6.8 (6.6–7.1) 171 3.4 (2.9–4.0) 777 3.7 (3.4–4.0) 445 3.8 (3.4–4.2) 332 3.6 (3.1–4.1)
CUP 6686 8.5 (8.3–8.7) 4571 9.5 (9.2–9.8) 464 10.6 (9.6–11.7) 1019 6.7 (6.3–7.2) 585 6.2 (5.6–6.8) 434 7.5 (6.8–8.3)
NHL 5817 7.5 (7.3–7.7) 3861 8.2 (8.0–8.5) 265 5.9 (5.2–6.7) 1109 7.2 (6.7–7.7) 693 7.4 (6.8–8.1) 416 7.1 (6.4–7.8)
Leukemia 6685 8.6 (8.4–8.8) 4512 9.8 (9.5–10.1) 357 8.4 (7.5–9.4) 1179 6.2 (5.8–6.6) 598 5.9 (5.3–6.5) 581 6.7 (6.1–7.5)
All-sites-combined 145,045 185.9 (185.0–186.9) 95,579 200.7 (199.4–202.0) 10,567 250.4 (245.4–255.6) 22,838 152.0 (149.8–154.1) 12,691 138.9 (136.2–141.6) 10,147 174.1 (170.5–177.8)
Female
Oral Cavity and Pharynx 1452 1.4 (1.4–1.5) 960 1.6 (1.5–1.7) 100 1.7 (1.4–2.1) 179 0.9 (0.8–1.1) 104 0.9 (0.7–1.1) 75 1.0 (0.8–1.3)
Esophagus 1422 1.4 (1.3–1.5) 1038 1.7 (1.6–1.8) 105 1.8 (1.4–2.1) 138 0.7 (0.6–0.9) 70 0.6 (0.5–0.8) 68 0.9 (0.7–1.2)
Stomach 3282 3.3 (3.2–3.4) 1171 1.9 (1.8–2.0) 282 5.0 (4.4–5.6) 1077 5.2 (4.8–5.5) 746 5.6 (5.2–6.0) 331 4.4 (3.9–4.9)
Colorectum 12,559 12.2 (12.0–12.4) 8024 12.9 (12.6–13.2) 1112 19.4 (18.2–20.6) 1803 9.2 (8.8–9.7) 1034 8.5 (7.9–9.0) 769 10.5 (9.8–11.3)
Liver 4469 4.5 (4.3–4.6) 1907 3.2 (3.0–3.3) 323 5.4 (4.8–6.0) 1220 6.5 (6.1–6.9) 736 6.3 (5.9–6.8) 484 6.8 (6.2–7.5)
Gallbladder 785 0.8 (0.7–0.8) 333 0.5 (0.5–0.6) 44 0.8 (0.6–1.0) 294 1.6 (1.4–1.7) 221 1.9 (1.6–2.2) 73 1.0 (0.8–1.3)
Pancreas 9550 9.5 (9.3–9.7) 6029 9.9 (9.6–10.2) 753 13.3 (12.4–14.3) 1606 8.6 (8.2–9.1) 976 8.5 (8.0–9.1) 630 8.9 (8.2–9.7)
Lung 30,575 30.9 (30.5–31.2) 22,888 38.7 (38.2–39.3) 2223 38.7 (37.1–40.4) 2512 13.6 (13.1–14.2) 1334 11.8 (11.1–12.4) 1178 16.8 (15.9–17.9)
Melanoma 1599 1.6 (1.5–1.7) 1395 2.5 (2.3–2.6) 16 0.3 (0.2–0.4) 137 0.7 (0.6–0.8) 93 0.7 (0.6–0.9) 44 0.6 (0.4–0.8)
Breast 21,696 21.5 (21.2–21.8) 14,177 24.6 (24.1–25.0) 1960 32.7 (31.2–34.2) 3335 15.1 (14.6–15.7) 1977 13.9 (13.2–14.5) 1358 17.3 (16.3–18.2)
Cervix 2207 2.2 (2.2–2.3) 959 1.9 (1.8–2.1) 218 3.6 (3.1–4.1) 718 2.9 (2.7–3.1) 481 3.1 (2.8–3.4) 237 2.5 (2.2–2.9)
Endometrium 4444 4.4 (4.3–4.5) 2683 4.5 (4.3–4.7) 479 8.1 (7.4–8.9) 773 3.7 (3.4–4.0) 464 3.4 (3.1–3.8) 309 4.1 (3.7–4.6)
Ovary 7758 7.7 (7.6–7.9) 5186 8.9 (8.6–9.1) 447 7.6 (6.9–8.4) 1317 6.3 (6.0–6.7) 810 6.1 (5.7–6.6) 507 6.7 (6.1–7.4)
Kidney 2304 2.3 (2.2–2.4) 1406 2.3 (2.2–2.4) 133 2.3 (2.0–2.8) 528 2.7 (2.4–2.9) 281 2.3 (2.1–2.7) 247 3.3 (2.9–3.7)
Bladder 2071 2.0 (1.9–2.1) 1532 2.3 (2.2–2.5) 161 2.9 (2.5–3.4) 233 1.3 (1.1–1.5) 126 1.2 (1.0–1.4) 107 1.5 (1.2–1.8)
Brain 3489 3.5 (3.4–3.6) 2378 4.4 (4.2–4.6) 158 2.7 (2.3–3.1) 649 2.8 (2.6–3.0) 376 2.9 (2.6–3.2) 273 2.6 (2.2–2.9)
CUP 6229 6.1 (6.0–6.3) 4248 7.0 (6.8–7.2) 477 8.2 (7.5–9.0) 932 4.8 (4.5–5.1) 542 4.5 (4.1–5.0) 390 5.3 (4.7–5.8)
NHL 4715 4.6 (4.5–4.8) 3026 4.8 (4.6–5.0) 221 3.9 (3.4–4.5) 916 4.8 (4.5–5.2) 529 4.5 (4.1–5.0) 387 5.3 (4.8–5.9)
Leukemia 5158 5.1 (5.0–5.3) 3328 5.5 (5.4–5.8) 304 5.3 (4.7–6.0) 956 4.1 (3.9–4.4) 58 4.2 (3.8–4.6) 448 4.2 (3.8–4.7)
All-sites-combined 137,688 136.9 (136.2–137.7) 90,209 151.8 (150.8–152.8) 10,457 180.1 (176.6–183.6) 21,445 106.4 (104.9–107.9) 12,672 101.6 (99.8–103.5) 8773 114.7 (112.2–117.2)
  1. Abbreviations: CUP cancers of unknown primary, NHL non-Hodgkin lymphoma; All-sites-combined includes all cancers, not only those listed here
  2. a 2000 US Standard Population
  3. b Includes all race/ethnicities