Cancer Incidence and
Mortality in New Jersey
1994 -1998

Comparative Incidence Summary, U.S. and New Jersey, 1993-1997: Females

Cancer Site United States 1993-1997 New Jersey 1993-1997
Population: All Races Combined White Black All Races Combined White Black
All Sites 341.6 345.3 325.9 371.9 378.0 337.0
Colorectal 37.5 37.1 43.3 43.4 43.2 45.8
Lung 44.4 45.4 43.2 45.6 46.5 44.1
Breast (invasive) 107.5 109.8 94.3 114.9 118.7 93.0
Melanoma 9.4 10.2 0.7 8.7 9.6 0.8
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma 12.3 12.6 8.4 14.1 14.4 10.4


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