Colorectal Cancer In New Jersey
1979-1997

Table 32
Colorectal Cancer Incidence And Incidence Rates
By Year And Subsite, Black Females, New Jersey - 1979-1997*

YEAR SUBSITE
PROXIMAL COLON DISTAL COLON RECTUM ALL
Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate
1979 49 13.4 111 29.9 43 11.5 203 54.8
1980 51 13.9 79 21.1 34 8.4 164 43.4
1981 59 15.2 88 22.4 40 10.5 187 48.0
1982 55 13.6 99 24.5 40 10.0 194 48.2
1983 71 17.1 96 23.2 37 8.7 204 49.0
1984 83 19.3 86 20.5 41 9.6 210 49.4
1985 77 17.7 93 21.1 50 11.5 220 50.3
1986 90 20.3 112 24.8 43 9.4 245 54.5
1987 95 20.3 75 16.1 49 10.8 219 47.2
1988 84 17.7 108 22.7 48 10.1 240 50.5
1989 90 18.4 75 15.3 51 10.3 216 44.0
1990 95 18.9 80 16.1 59 12.0 234 47.0
1991 109 21.4 82 15.9 50 9.6 241 46.9
1992 102 19.4 81 15.9 52 9.8 235 45.1
1993 93 17.1 97 18.2 49 9.1 239 44.4
1994 115 20.9 98 17.5 53 9.5 266 47.9
1995 117 21.1 89 15.8 64 11.4 270 48.4
1996 103 17.5 84 14.9 53 9.0 240 41.5
1997 116 19.9 93 15.9 73 12.7 282 48.5
TOTAL 1654 18.3 1726 19.1 929 10.2 4309 47.7


*Incidence rates - per 100,000 residents, age-adjusted to the 1970 U.S. population.
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