Colorectal Cancer In New Jersey
1979-1997

Table 22
Colorectal Cancer Age-Specific Incidence
And Incidence Rates By Year, Black Males
New Jersey - 1979-1997*


YEAR AGE GROUP
Under 40 40 to 49 50 to 59 60 to 69 70 to 79 80+
Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate
1979 4 1.3 16 36.5 36 102.1 55 254.1 31 305.2 10 325.4
1980 10 3.1 18 40.3 37 101.9 50 226.0 35 335.6 13 405.4
1981 5 1.6 14 31.1 30 81.3 48 210.1 57 531.5 31 938.8
1982 7 2.1 10 21.8 26 69.7 67 284.7 50 451.8 19 554.4
1983 8 2.4 11 23.3 39 103.4 61 251.3 48 423.4 26 732.6
1984 4 1.2 10 20.7 32 84.2 56 224.2 50 433.9 24 653.4
1985 6 1.8 11 22.3 35 91.5 62 241.1 44 373.9 15 398.5
1986 6 1.7 15 29.9 34 88.1 72 274.3 44 367.3 30 777.6
1987 6 1.7 23 44.0 38 97.7 67 249.4 46 376.2 22 556.8
1988 5 1.4 17 31.4 35 88.8 85 310.7 45 363.5 26 635.2
1989 9 2.5 23 41.2 34 85.4 69 248.8 43 340.9 28 665.9
1990 10 2.8 20 33.6 43 108.2 63 226.8 49 382.3 26 605.9
1991 8 2.2 18 30.0 48 117.2 57 198.9 58 430.0 26 578.9
1992 10 2.7 16 26.0 46 110.5 63 215.5 61 434.9 19 403.7
1993 4 1.1 14 22.2 38 89.1 79 266.5 49 338.4 19 391.4
1994 9 2.4 16 24.6 41 94.1 76 252.6 52 350.8 23 458.0
1995 8 2.1 19 28.2 44 99.3 87 284.8 81 529.8 27 513.4
1996 8 2.1 14 19.8 38 84.6 78 251.9 67 428.2 23 425.3
1997 8 2.1 30 41.0 47 101.4 72 229.8 65 403.4 22 390.5
TOTAL 135 2.0 315 29.8 721 94.8 1,267 247.7 975 401.4 429 537.8

 
*Incidence rates - per 100,000 residents, age-adjusted to the 1970 U.S. population. Includes invasive colorectal cancer cases; does not include in situ colorectal cancer cases. Rates were not calculated for men of other or unknown race. Source: New Jersey State Cancer Registry.
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