Childhood Cancer
Appendix C

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Table C1.
New Jersey Childhood Cancer Incidence Rates,
All Races, Males and Females, Three-year Rates,
1980-1994


79-81 80-8281-83 82-84 83-85 84-86 85-87 86-88 87-89 88-90 89-91 90-92 91-93 92-94 93-95
Total Cancer14.2 14.8 16.1 16.7 16.0 14.7 14.3 14.6 14.6 15.4 16.1 16.5 16.1 15.3 15.0
Leukemia4.8 5.0 5.2 5.2 4.9 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.3 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5
Lymphocytic leukemia3.6 3.9 4.0 4.0 3.5 3.2 3.1 3.2 3.5 3.7 3.6 3.6 3.7 3.7 3.6
Lymphoma1.8 1.6 1.7 2.1 2.1 2.1 1.7 2.0 1.8 2.0 1.9 2.1 2.0 1.9 1.8
Hodgkin's lymphoma0.9 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.9 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.9 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.7
Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma0.5 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7
Central Nervous System Tumor2.4 2.7 3.4 3.6 3.6 3.0 3.0 3.1 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.5 3.5 3.3 3.1
Kidney Cancer0.7 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 1.0 0.9
Bone Cancer0.6 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.5
Soft-tissue Sarcoma0.8 1.0 1.1 1.1 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.9 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.0 1.0

Table C2.
SEER Childhood Cancer Incidence Rates,
All Races, Males and Females, Three-year Rates,
1980-1994


79-81 80-8281-83 82-84 83-85 84-86 85-87 86-88 87-89 88-90 89-91 90-92 91-93 92-94
Total Cancer12.6 12.6 12.6 13.1 13.6 14.0 14.1 13.7 14.0 14.0 14.5 14.1 14.2 13.9
Leukemia3.8 3.8 3.8 3.9 4.2 4.3 4.3 4.1 4.3 4.3 4.4 4.2 4.1 3.8
Lymphocytic leukemia2.9 3.0 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.3 3.2 3.4 3.4 3.5 3.3 3.2 3.0
Lymphoma1.5 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5
Hodgkin's lymphoma0.7 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6
Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6
Central Nervous System Tumor 2.6 2.4 2.2 2.3 2.5 2.9 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.3 3.3 3.2
Kidney Cancer0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.9
Bone Cancer0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6
Soft-tissue Sarcoma0.8 0.9 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 1.0 1.2 1.1 1.0 0.9

Table C3.
New Jersey Childhood Cancer Mortality Trends,
All Races, Males and Females,
1980-1994


1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994
Total Cancer4.2 4.1 4.4 4.5 4.1 4.0 3.8 4.0 3.5 3.2 2.8 2.7 2.6 2.7 3.0
Leukemia1.5 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.2 1.0 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9
Lymphocytic leukemia1.0 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.5 0.5
Lymphoma0.3 0.3 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2
Hodgkin's lymphoma0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma0.3 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2
Central Nervous System Tumor 0.9 0.9 1.2 1.4 1.3 1.1 0.8 1.0 0.9 1.0 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.9
Kidney Cancer0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1
Bone Cancer0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0
Soft-tissue Sarcoma0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2

Table C4.
United States Childhood Cancer Mortality Trends,
All Races, Males and Females,
1980-1994


1980 1981 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994
Total Cancer4.3 4.1 4.2 4.2 3.5 3.4 3.4 3.4 3.2 3.2 3.1 3.1 2.9 3.0 2.9
Leukemia1.8 1.6 1.7 1.6 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.0 1.0
Lymphocytic leukemia1.0 0.9 0.8 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
Lymphoma0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1
Hodgkin's lymphoma0.7 0.9 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.9 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.0 0.8
Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Central Nervous System Tumor0.9 0.8 1.0 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.8
Kidney Cancer0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.0 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0 0.0
Bone Cancer0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Soft-tissue Sarcoma0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.3 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1


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