Table 2. Females, All Races Combined

Cancer Site Total
Cases
Rates
1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
Prelim.
All Sites 102682 377.8 371.0 371.5 373.2 367.1
  Oral Cavity and Pharynx 1552 5.9 5.4 6.2 5.9 5.1
     Lip 67 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.3
     Tongue 359 1.2 1.2 1.5 1.5 1.1
     Salivary Gland 233 0.9 0.8 0.7 1.1 0.8
     Floor of Mouth 139 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.5
     Gum and Other Mouth 336 1.4 1.1 1.2 1.1 1.1
     Nasopharynx 84 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.2
     Tonsil 141 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.4
     Oropharynx 45 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.1
     Hypopharynx 90 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3
     Other Oral Cavity and Pharynx 58 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2
   Digestive System 20695 69.3 67.6 67.1 66.2 66.1
     Esophagus 608 2.3 2.1 2.1 1.9 2.1
     Stomach 1741 5.6 5.7 5.6 5.5 5.2
     Small Intestine 266 0.9 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9
     Colon and Rectum 13414 44.9 43.4 43.3 42.7 42.8
       Colon excluding Rectum 10075 33.3 31.9 32.1 31.6 31.8
       Cecum 2228 6.6 6.9 6.6 6.9 7.1
       Appendix 89 0.2 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.4
       Ascending Colon 1688 5.8 4.6 5.3 5.4 5.2
       Hepatic Flexure 456 1.2 1.2 1.4 1.6 1.7
       Transverse Colon 881 2.8 2.6 3.3 2.4 2.7
       Splenic Flexure 333 1.0 1.1 1.3 1.1 1.0
       Descending Colon 607 2.1 2.2 1.9 1.8 2.0
       Sigmoid Colon 2672 9.7 9.3 8.8 8.6 9.1
       Large Intestine, NOS 1121 4.0 3.5 3.3 3.3 2.6
     Rectum and Rectosigmoid Junction 3339 11.6 11.5 11.2 11.1 11.1
       Rectosigmoid Junction 1276 4.9 4.5 4.0 4.2 4.1
       Rectum 2063 6.6 7.0 7.2 6.9 7.0
     Anus, Anal Canal and Anorectum 282 0.9 0.8 0.9 1.1 1.3
     Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Duct 656 2.5 2.1 2.2 2.1 2.1
       Liver 505 1.9 1.7 1.8 1.6 1.7
       Intrahepatic Bile Duct 151 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.4
     Gallbladder 450 1.3 1.6 1.4 1.5 1.4
     Other Biliary 300 1.1 1.1 0.8 0.9 0.9
     Pancreas 2752 9.3 8.9 9.1 8.8 8.6
     Retroperitoneum 95 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.2
     Peritoneum, Omentum and Mesentery 76 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.4
     Other Digestive Organs 55 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1
   Respiratory System 13320 48.7 47.6 47.8 49.8 47.8
     Nose, Nasal Cavity and Middle Ear 138 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.6 0.5
     Larynx 451 2.0 2.0 1.6 1.7 1.5
     Lung and Bronchus 12590 45.5 44.8 45.3 47.1 45.3
     Pleura 95 0.5 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.4
     Trachea, Mediastinum and Other Resp. 46 0.2 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2
   Bones and Joints 174 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.9 0.8
   Soft Tissue (Including Heart) 570 1.7 2.3 2.6 2.2 2.6
   Skin (Excluding Basal and Squamous) 2596 8.3 10.0 9.2 9.7 11.1
     Melanomas of the Skin 2321 7.5 9.0 8.2 8.8 10.2
     Other Non-Epithelial Skin 275 0.9 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9
   Breast (invasive) 30396 116.4 114.2 114.2 115.0 115.0
     in situ (not included in All Sites) 4861 14.3 16.2 20.5 22.8 24.3
   Female Genital System 13913 55.6 53.9 53.9 53.0 50.2
     Cervix (invasive) 2604 11.0 10.4 10.2 10.3 8.9
     Corpus and Uterus, NOS 6203 23.4 23.7 24.9 24.7 23.6
       Corpus 5880 21.8 22.4 23.7 23.6 22.7
       Uterus, NOS 323 1.5 1.3 1.2 1.1 0.8
     Ovary 4228 17.4 16.8 16.2 15.6 14.6
     Vagina 176 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.7
     Vulva 540 2.1 1.8 1.5 1.6 1.9
     Other Female Genital Organs 162 1.0 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.6
   Urinary System 4921 16.9 16.4 17.5 16.9 17.2
     Urinary Bladder 2583 9.1 9.2 9.3 9.3 9.5
     Kidney and Renal Pelvis 1988 7.2 6.7 7.7 7.1 7.2
     Ureter 119 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
     Other Urinary Organs 38 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1
   Eye and Orbit 186 0.7 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.6
   Brain and Other Nervous System 1320 5.9 5.2 5.2 5.5 4.7
     Brain 1195 5.2 4.6 4.9 5.1 4.4
     Cranial Nerves Other Nervous System 125 0.7 0.7 0.4 0.4 0.3
   Endocrine System 1738 6.0 6.8 7.5 8.1 7.3
     Thyroid 1608 5.4 6.3 6.9 7.6 6.7
     Other Endocrine (Including Thymus) 130 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.6
   Lymphomas 4580 16.4 16.8 16.9 17.1 17.7
     Hodgkins Disease 621 2.9 2.9 3.1 3.1 2.5
       Hodgkins - Nodal 589 2.8 2.8 2.9 3.0 2.4
       Hodgkins - Extranodal 32 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1
     Non-Hodgkins Lymphomas 3959 13.5 13.9 13.8 14.0 15.2
       Non-Hodgkins - Nodal 2652 8.9 9.7 9.2 9.7 9.8
       Non-Hodgkins - Extranodal 1307 4.6 4.1 4.6 4.4 5.4
   Multiple Myeloma 1080 4.0 3.9 3.4 3.5 3.7
   Leukemias 2219 9.1 7.7 8.3 8.2 7.3
     Lymphocytic Leukemia 881 3.9 3.5 3.5 3.2 2.9
       Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia 238 1.5 1.2 1.3 1.6 1.2
       Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia 610 2.3 2.1 2.1 1.6 1.7
       Other Lymphocytic Leukemia 33 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
     Myeloid Leukemia 1007 3.9 3.4 3.8 4.0 3.3
       Acute Myeloid Leukemia 685 2.4 2.4 2.6 2.9 2.2
       Chronic Myeloid Leukemia 261 1.1 0.8 0.9 0.8 1.0
       Other Myeloid Leukemia 61 0.5 0.1 0.3 0.2 0.1
     Monocytic Leukemia 42 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2
       Acute Monocytic Leukemia 34 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1
       Chronic Monocytic Leukemia 6 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.1
       Other Monocytic Leukemia 2 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
     Other Leukemia 289 1.2 0.7 0.9 0.9 0.9
       Other Acute Leukemia 131 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
       Other Chronic Leukemia 17 0.1 0.0 0.1 0.0 0.0
       Aleukemic, Subleukemic and NOS 141 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.4
   Ill-Defined & Unspecified Sites 3422 12.2 11.4 10.2 10.6 9.9

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