Table 2

Age-adjusted and age-specific mortalitya rates and trends from endometrial cancer by racial/ethnic group, 1992-2003b

Puerto Rico

NHW

NHB

Hispanics


Year: 1992

Age-adjusted rate × 100,000

(95% CI)b, c

5.5 (4.2-7.1)

5.7 (5.5-5.8)

10.0 (9.4-10.7)

4.3 (3.7-4.9)

Age-specific rate (95% CI)

20-34 years

0.7 (0.2-2.2)

0.1 (0.0-0.1)

0.3 (0.1-0.5)

0.1 (0.0-0.3)

35-49 years

1.1 (0.3-2.9)

0.8 (0.7-0.9)

1.2 (0.8-1.6)

1.2 (0.8-1.8)

50-64 years

4.5 (2.2-8.1)

5.9 (5.5-6.5)

11.4 (9.9-13.1)

5.4 (4.1-7.0)

65-79 years

18.6 (12.4-26.9)

20.2 (19.4-21.0)

38.1 (34.7-41.8)

13.7 (10.8-17.1)

80+ years

31.1 (17.0-52.2)

32.2 (30.6-33.9)

46.7 (40.0-54.2)

19.4 (13.1-27.7)

Year: 2003

Age-adjusted rate × 100,000

(95% CI)b, c

6.9 (5.6-8.4)

5.6 (5.4-5.7)

10.0 (9.4-10.6)

4.2 (3.7-4.7)

Age-specific rate (95% CI)

20-34 years

0.2 (0.0-1.3)

0.1 (0.0-0.1)

0.2 (0.1-0.4)

0.1 (0.0-0.2)

35-49 years

2.7 (1.3-4.8)

0.9 (0.8-1.0)

1.3 (1.0-1.7)

1.0 (0.7-1.4)

50-64 years

6.8 (4.3-10.2)

6.6 (6.3-7.0)

11.5 (10.2-12.9)

4.6 (3.7-5.7)

65-79 years

21.8 (15.7-29.4)

19.0 (18.2-19.8)

38.0 (34.7-41.4)

13.1 (10.9-15.7)

80+ years

35.3 (22.6-52.5)

29.6 (28.2-31.1)

45.4 (39.7-51.7)

24.5 (19.0-31.0)

Period: 1992-2003

Age-adjusted trend (APC %)c

-1.5

-0.1

0.1

0.1

Age-specific trend (APC %)

20-34 years

35-49 years

-3.6

2.1*

1.3

-1.0

50-64 years

0.1

0.9*

-0.5

-0.4

65-79 years

-1.1

-0.7*

0.2

-0.1

80+ years

-1.4

-0.6*

-0.1

1.6


a Mortality statistics were based on Corpus and Uterus, NOS Cancer; b Annual rates presented for selected years; c Standardized to the United States 2000 Standard population using the direct method; *p-value < 0.05;

Not enough cases to make estimate as no cases were reported for some years; ^Period 1992-1997 the APC = 4.1* and 1997-2003 the APC = -3.8*.

Ortiz et al. BMC Cancer 2010 10:31   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-10-31

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