Table 3

Age-standardized incidence and mortality rates (per 100,000) for endometrial cancer during 1999-2003

Age Standardized Rate (ASR)

Standardized Relative Ratio*(SRRa)


Puerto Rico

Hispanics

NHW

NHB

Puerto Rico

vs. Hispanicsb

Puerto Rico

vs. NHWb

Puerto Rico

vs. NHBb

Incidence

18.46

19.62

33.13

20.28

0.94 (0.87-1.01)

0.56 (0.53-0.59)*

0.91 (0.84-0.98)*

Mortality

5.13

4.43

5.53

10.04

1.15 (1.03-1.30)*

0.93 (0.83-1.03)

0.51 (0.46-0.57)*


a The ratio of two ASR (US 2000) with 95% confidence interval between parentheses; b Reference group; * Statistically significant.

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

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