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133. Death Rates From Cancer, by Sex and Age

[Deaths per 100,000 population in specified age groups. Beginning 1970, excludes deaths of nonresidents of the United States. Beginning 1980, deaths classified according to the ninth revision of the International Classification of Diseases. For earlier years, classified according to the revision in use at the time; see text, this section. See Appendix III]

 
Age of death and selected Male Male Female Female Female
type of cancer -
1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998
 
    Total 1 213.4 214.4 215.9 216.7 218.9 221.3 221.5 220.8 222.1 220.7 219.5 217.2 214.6 213.6 175.7 177.5 178.8 181.0 184.0 186.0 187.5 188.2 189.8 190.5 191.0 190.2 189.2 187.7
 
25 to 34 years 13.2 13.6 12.2 11.9 12.0 12.6 12.2 12.1 11.9 12.1 11.7 11.5 11.5 10.9 13.2 12.9 12.9 12.3 12.6 12.6 12.6 12.9 12.3 12.3 12.2 12.6 11.7 11.7
35 to 44 years 42.4 40.9 39.2 39.8 38.5 38.5 38.8 38.1 38.0 36.7 36.5 35.6 34.5 34.4 49.2 49.8 47.9 48.6 47.8 48.1 47.2 46.5 44.1 44.1 44.0 42.9 43.1 42.1
45 to 54 years 175.2 171.7 170.0 167.3 164.0 162.5 159.0 153.8 150.7 148.8 143.7 140.7 138.0 136.5 165.3 162.2 161.4 156.7 154.0 155.5 151.3 147.0 145.2 143.1 140.7 135.2 132.3 128.2
55 to 64 years 536.9 531.1 536.3 535.9 535.7 532.9 525.7 513.4 507.4 495.3 480.5 469.1 453.4 441.1 381.8 376.9 378.3 381.2 378.4 375.2 379.1 369.7 366.7 360.7 357.5 349.6 343.2 331.6
65 to 74 years 1,105.2 1,112.0 1,113.8 1,105.3 1,116.4 1,122.2 1,120.4 1,111.1 1,113.3 1,102.5 1,089.9 1,080.9 1,058.4 1,045.5 645.3 659.1 654.6 661.6 674.1 677.4 676.9 686.5 688.4 694.7 690.7 685.2 676.8 675.2
75 to 84 years 1,839.7 1,847.3 1,853.9 1,864.2 1,884.0 1,914.4 1,898.4 1,882.7 1,885.4 1,862.6 1,842.3 1,802.7 1,770.2 1,745.6 937.8 942.4 953.6 967.0 993.5 1,010.3 1,020.7 1,025.6 1,046.1 1,057.5 1,061.5 1,060.0 1,050.6 1,048.6
85 years old and over 2,451.8 2,481.6 2,499.6 2,574.7 2,621.9 2,739.9 2,753.3 2,802.3 2,830.7 2,805.8 2,837.3 2,733.1 2,712.5 2,562.6 1,281.4 1,294.8 1,305.7 1,323.3 1,346.7 1,372.1 1,395.2 1,393.9 1,415.3 1,397.1 1,429.1 1,426.8 1,439.2 1,412.5
 
Persons, 35 to 44 years old:
  Respiratory, intrathoracic 10.6 9.8 9.5 9.6 9.1 9.1 8.6 8.6 8.3 8.0 7.6 7.8 7.5 7.5 5.8 6.0 6.0 5.7 5.5 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.0 4.9 5.1 5.3 5.6 5.5
  Digestive organs, peritoneum 9.1 9.0 9.0 9.1 8.4 8.9 9.2 9.1 9.1 8.9 8.9 8.7 8.5 8.4 5.8 5.6 5.8 5.6 5.5 5.5 5.7 5.7 5.5 5.4 5.5 5.5 5.7 5.6
  Breast (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 0 (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) (B) 17.5 18.3 17.6 17.6 17.8 17.8 16.9 16.1 15.2 15.2 15.0 14.2 14.0 13.4
  Genital organs 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.7 7.1 7.2 6.7 6.9 6.9 7.3 7.1 7.3 6.8 6.6 6.7 6.5 6.3 6.4
  Lymphatic and hematopoietic
   tissues, excl. leukemia 4.6 4.7 4.2 4.4 4.7 4.5 5.1 4.9 4.7 4.6 4.9 4.6 4.3 3.9 2.3 2.2 1.9 2.4 2.3 2.1 2.2 2.2 2.0 2.2 2.3 2.2 2.3 1.9
  Urinary organs 1.6 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.4 1.5 1.3 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.5 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.7
  Lip, oral cavity, and pharynx 1.4 1.4 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.3 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.0 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
  Leukemia 3.0 2.8 2.8 3.0 2.7 2.5 2.3 2.5 2.5 2.2 2.4 2.1 2.1 2.5 2.1 2.2 2.0 2.1 2.0 2.2 2.0 1.8 2.0 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7
 
Persons, 45 to 54 years old:
  Respiratory, intrathoracic 71.0 69.7 69.1 66.1 64.5 63.0 60.6 57.7 54.6 51.9 49.9 48.5 45.2 43.6 36.2 35.4 35.8 35.5 34.7 35.3 33.8 32.5 31.6 30.4 30.1 29.0 27.5 26.7
  Digestive organs, peritoneum 41.9 40.2 40.3 39.7 39.2 40.4 38.2 37.6 37.6 38.7 37.3 36.6 38.4 39.4 25.9 25.7 24.5 22.7 22.3 23.3 22.3 21.6 21.5 21.3 21.0 20.2 20.1 20.8
  Breast 0.3 0.2 (B) 0.3 0.2 0.3 (B) 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 47.1 45.8 45.9 45.8 45.3 45.4 44.3 42.8 42.0 41.6 41.4 38.8 37.8 35.8
  Genital organs 3.2 2.9 3.0 3.1 2.9 2.9 3.0 2.7 2.7 2.9 2.6 2.9 2.7 2.6 20.6 20.3 19.8 18.7 18.7 19.4 18.4 18.2 17.9 18.1 17.6 16.4 17.1 16.6
  Lymphatic and hematopoietic
   tissues, excl. leukemia 10.0 10.3 10.5 10.5 10.5 10.9 11.0 10.8 10.3 11.2 11.0 10.3 10.9 10.2 6.5 6.5 6.1 6.2 6.2 6.0 6.4 6.1 6.0 6.6 6.2 6.2 5.8 5.6
  Urinary organs 7.5 7.4 7.2 7.0 7.0 7.2 7.1 7.4 7.4 7.1 7.1 6.9 7.0 7.2 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.0 3.1 2.9 3.0 2.8 3.0 2.8 2.8 2.8 3.0 2.6
  Lip, oral cavity, and pharynx 6.8 6.6 6.2 6.7 5.9 5.9 6.1 5.5 6.0 5.6 5.3 4.9 5.0 4.8 2.0 2.1 2.1 1.9 1.8 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.3 1.3 1.2 1.4 1.3
  Leukemia 5.7 5.5 5.4 5.5 5.3 5.6 5.5 5.2 5.2 5.2 4.8 5.1 4.9 4.6 4.3 4.3 4.4 4.0 3.9 4.1 4.0 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.3
 
Persons, 55 to 64 years old:
  Respiratory, intrathoracic 233.6 232.2 234.4 233.5 231.5 232.6 226.0 217.0 216.0 206.8 196.1 190.7 182.7 176.4 94.5 95.2 98.6 103.4 105.7 107.6 107.0 108.4 107.3 105.3 104.8 102.2 100.7 99.7
  Digestive organs, peritoneum 130.8 128.2 127.7 128.1 127.0 124.0 125.4 122.0 122.0 120.0 120.9 117.1 115.4 112.5 75.2 73.3 73.7 70.6 69.1 69.3 70.0 67.8 67.9 66.4 66.0 63.6 62.7 61.3
  Breast 0.6 0.5 0.8 0.4 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.5 84.2 81.6 81.5 82.8 79.7 78.6 79.1 73.6 72.2 69.8 69.8 67.4 64.4 62.2
  Genital organs 24.6 25.5 24.8 25.6 27.5 27.9 26.8 26.6 24.9 24.0 23.6 22.2 20.5 20.1 43.1 42.8 40.6 41.8 40.1 40.1 40.3 39.2 38.1 39.0 37.2 37.1 36.1 35.1
  Lymphatic and hematopoietic
   tissues, excl. leukemia 25.3 24.3 25.1 26.1 26.7 27.2 26.7 26.5 26.1 28.3 27.7 27.8 27.6 26.5 17.6 16.6 16.9 16.7 17.7 16.7 18.1 17.3 18.4 18.6 18.6 18.6 18.9 17.2
  Urinary organs 22.5 22.1 23.1 21.8 23.2 23.5 23.2 23.1 22.3 22.5 21.9 22.1 21.6 21.7 8.6 9.3 8.6 8.6 9.0 8.8 9.6 9.1 8.4 8.8 9.1 8.7 8.7 8.5
  Lip, oral cavity, and pharynx 16.0 15.7 15.6 15.7 15.9 16.2 14.7 14.8 14.2 13.5 12.7 12.8 11.7 12.1 5.4 5.7 5.1 5.0 5.4 4.7 5.3 4.4 4.3 4.0 4.3 4.1 3.7 3.7
  Leukemia 14.7 14.3 14.2 14.2 14.9 14.7 14.6 14.9 14.7 14.8 14.5 14.0 13.8 12.8 9.2 9.1 8.8 8.6 9.2 8.8 9.1 9.0 8.7 8.5 8.7 8.5 8.7 7.9
 
Persons, 65 to 74 years old:
  Respiratory, intrathoracic 432.5 432.9 441.8 438.3 440.2 447.3 446.0 439.8 441.2 434.5 432.4 424.6 418.8 416.4 145.3 152.4 157.9 164.7 176.7 181.7 185.8 195.3 199.2 203.6 205.0 209.0 212.0 215.3
  Digestive organs, peritoneum 277.6 274.8 269.9 265.1 270.9 267.4 262.6 263.6 259.6 260.8 256.9 255.0 252.4 250.9 162.9 162.9 158.8 156.2 155.2 153.0 149.7 148.4 151.8 149.7 149.9 147.1 141.8 143.5
  Breast 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.1 1.2 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.4 1.1 1.2 1.2 0.9 107.8 110.1 108.7 109.8 111.6 111.7 108.6 109.3 105.7 105.6 103.3 99.1 94.1 93.3
  Genital organs 110.3 115.1 114.2 115.2 117.6 123.5 122.1 122.0 117.9 115.1 110.0 107.8 98.7 92.6 71.2 72.0 70.3 71.6 70.4 71.0 70.2 70.5 67.0 69.2 66.7 65.9 65.6 64.6
  Lymphatic and hematopoietic
   tissues, excl. leukemia 53.2 56.7 55.0 53.6 55.3 56.8 57.9 58.7 59.0 61.6 61.3 61.6 63.5 61.9 36.6 38.4 37.6 38.6 39.4 39.5 41.1 41.0 42.5 42.5 44.0 43.0 43.5 42.8
  Urinary organs 52.0 50.8 50.8 51.5 51.9 50.7 52.8 51.2 53.3 52.1 50.9 52.7 51.6 52.2 19.7 19.0 19.3 19.8 19.4 19.8 19.7 19.8 19.5 20.9 19.8 20.0 20.0 19.7
  Lip, oral cavity, and pharynx 24.2 22.7 21.9 21.5 20.9 21.5 20.6 20.3 20.1 18.0 19.3 19.1 19.2 18.0 8.6 8.6 7.9 8.3 8.0 8.3 7.8 7.8 7.5 7.9 7.5 6.6 7.0 6.5
  Leukemia 34.7 34.8 33.3 33.6 36.3 36.0 36.1 36.1 36.7 35.6 37.2 37.1 37.4 36.8 19.2 18.3 18.2 17.9 19.2 18.8 19.3 19.0 19.1 19.1 18.9 20.0 19.2 18.9
 
Persons, 75 to 84 years old:
  Respiratory, intrathoracic 558.9 568.4 572.6 580.8 583.3 594.4 593.9 587.5 384.8 576.7 573.4 566.9 562.9 553.2 135.7 144.5 156.1 167.2 184.6 194.5 207.1 216.0 226.3 236.4 245.1 251.1 258.9 262.8
  Digestive organs, peritoneum 476.1 465.7 468.3 457.6 460.5 468.0 454.1 444.0 441.7 430.6 418.7 418.7 415.7 412.1 308.7 299.4 296.1 292.3 296.2 293.3 290.0 288.7 287.7 284.0 283.4 280.5 274.2 271.5
  Breast 2.3 1.8 2.5 2.3 2.2 1.6 1.7 2.0 2.3 2.0 2.4 2.3 2.1 2.5 136.2 134.5 135.9 140.8 145.1 146.3 145.1 140.8 146.4 145.9 142.0 139.8 132.2 131.4
  Genital organs 321.3 324.7 325.3 334.5 341.7 358.5 363.5 355.7 356.6 350.7 333.9 321.7 301.3 291.6 92.7 89.8 93.6 93.0 92.1 95.3 94.8 97.2 97.4 96.7 96.3 95.0 93.5 93.7
  Lymphatic and hematopoietic
   tissues, excl. leukemia 92.8 94.0 92.9 96.8 101.4 104.5 104.1 106.5 107.8 109.0 109.3 113.4 114.1 112.6 63.5 66.4 67.6 68.3 71.3 71.2 75.4 74.6 78.4 79.3 80.3 80.2 80.7 82.4
  Urinary organs 106.1 105.9 106.9 102.7 107.0 107.5 103.5 104.5 103.4 105.3 105.4 101.0 102.5 101.3 36.4 38.6 36.4 36.3 37.4 38.5 38.5 40.0 38.0 39.9 39.3 39.9 39.8 39.2
  Lip, oral cavity, and pharynx 27.6 26.4 24.5 26.1 24.1 26.1 25.7 23.3 24.6 23.5 23.2 21.1 20.5 21.8 9.8 10.3 10.2 10.8 10.4 11.6 11.3 10.9 10.4 10.6 10.3 10.5 10.4 10.2
  Leukemia 70.0 71.6 69.1 72.0 72.2 71.9 69.7 72.3 71.4 71.5 75.1 71.4 71.6 71.9 38.0 37.2 36.3 37.1 36.6 38.8 39.8 38.0 37.8 38.3 39.9 40.8 37.9 39.4
 
Persons, 85 years old and over:
  Respiratory, intrathoracic 457.3 477.2 494.1 502.0 512.2 538.0 552.1 545.4 559.7 556.1 543.2 543.2 568.8 532.5 104.2 114.6 119.3 128.6 131.4 142.8 154.4 160.8 173.9 171.8 187.5 190.6 203.2 202.5
  Digestive organs, peritoneum 667.1 671.0 666.0 670.2 685.4 699.5 688.2 683.8 668.5 667.2 644.0 644.0 628.2 598.8 497.6 488.7 486.2 494.7 497.9 497.6 495.6 495.7 487.0 477.2 478.8 478.3 477.9 469.9
  Breast 3.9 3.1 3.5 4.1 4.2 2.4 4.1 4.4 5.1 3.9 4.2 4.2 3.3 4.0 178.5 182.5 179.7 188.2 190.5 196.8 197.9 195.5 206.0 197.5 203.7 204.9 198.5 194.7
  Genital organs 614.6 643.3 659.8 675.9 714.0 750.0 781.0 808.3 842.2 822.5 821.5 775.2 767.4 705.0 106.1 109.9 106.6 109.3 112.5 115.6 117.8 115.8 114.4 115.3 120.5 117.5 117.3 114.6
  Lymphatic and hematopoietic
   tissues, excl. leukemia 114.8 111.8 114.8 129.1 231.8 140.5 140.7 138.9 145.6 155.1 154.2 153.7 148.8 153.1 73.7 78.2 82.6 80.6 84.9 90.0 92.8 92.5 95.5 94.9 100.4 98.0 103.9 98.3
  Urinary organs 185.5 176.4 170.4 168.0 178.1 186.3 186.2 192.9 190.3 189.6 192.2 192.8 186.0 186.4 63.2 62.8 66.1 66.3 65.0 68.5 67.7 69.6 64.5 67.3 68.4 67.4 70.8 67.8
  Lip, oral cavity, and pharynx 32.7 37.4 31.5 33.6 29.4 37.4 31.9 32.8 31.1 30.0 34.1 29.6 29.1 29.9 16.0 17.5 16.6 14.7 16.6 17.5 17.1 16.9 16.8 16.0 17.7 16.3 16.7 18.2
  Leukemia 114.8 110.3 104.8 112.1 102.3 116.0 111.7 116.8 115.6 118.5 123.0 120.7 115.7 102.2 63.9 62.1 65.5 63.9 65.1 65.0 70.0 67.7 68.2 68.1 65.5 64.6 65.3 65.8


B Base figure too small to meet statistical standards for reliability of a derived figure. NA Not available.
1 Includes persons under 25 years of age and malignant neoplasms of other and unspecified sites, not shown separately.

Source: U.S. National Center for Health Statistics, Vital Statistics of the United States, annual; and unpublished data.

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