Table 3. White Males

Cancer Site Total
Cases
Rates
1993 1994 1995 1996 1997
Prelim.
All Sites

93,256

525.7

493.4

495.8

502.0

487.1

   Oral Cavity and Pharynx

2,371

13.0

13.2

13.8

13.3

12.2

     Lip

156

0.7

0.9

1.1

0.7

0.8

     Tongue

562

2.9

3.4

2.8

3.3

3.2

     Salivary Gland

240

1.6

1.2

1.2

1.2

1.3

     Floor of Mouth

237

1.3

1.4

1.7

1.2

1.1

     Gum and Other Mouth

349

1.8

1.9

2.2

2.0

1.5

     Nasopharynx

126

0.6

0.7

1.0

0.7

0.6

     Tonsil

244

1.2

1.5

1.1

1.8

1.3

     Oropharynx

91

0.3

0.5

0.6

0.4

0.6

     Hypopharynx

254

1.8

1.1

1.6

1.5

1.2

     Other Oral Cavity and Pharynx

112

0.7

0.7

0.6

0.6

0.6

   Digestive System

19,296

106.7

102.4

101.3

102.4

100.4

     Esophagus

1,268

7.6

7.4

6.4

6.6

6.6

     Stomach

2,129

12.0

11.1

11.0

11.1

11.5

     Small Intestine

237

1.5

1.3

1.2

1.2

1.3

     Colon and Rectum

11,925

66.0

62.6

61.9

63.8

61.6

       Colon excluding Rectum

8,344

46.8

43.7

43.2

42.7

42.9

       Cecum

1,598

8.3

8.3

7.9

8.1

8.9

       Appendix

66

0.3

0.3

0.3

0.5

0.3

       Ascending Colon

1,282

7.3

6.7

5.9

6.6

6.8

       Hepatic Flexure

368

2.3

1.8

2.1

1.7

1.8

       Transverse Colon

663

3.5

3.1

3.2

3.8

3.7

       Splenic Flexure

328

1.8

1.5

1.7

1.7

2.1

       Descending Colon

546

2.7

2.9

3.2

2.7

3.0

       Sigmoid Colon

2,625

15.7

14.0

13.9

13.0

13.1

       Large Intestine, NOS

868

4.9

5.1

5.1

4.7

3.2

     Rectum and Rectosigmoid Junction

3,581

19.2

18.8

18.7

21.1

18.8

         Rectosigmoid Junction

1,282

7.3

6.4

6.1

8.0

6.6

       Rectum

2,299

11.9

12.4

12.6

13.1

12.2

     Anus, Anal Canal and Anorectum

147

0.8

0.8

0.8

0.7

1.0

     Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Duct

977

4.9

4.9

5.6

5.9

5.1

       Liver

823

4.3

3.9

4.8

5.1

4.2

       Intrahepatic Bile Duct

154

0.6

1.0

0.8

0.8

0.9

     Gallbladder

182

1.1

0.8

0.8

0.9

1.1

     Other Biliary

279

1.6

1.7

1.5

1.2

1.5

     Pancreas

2,004

10.5

11.2

11.2

10.5

9.9

     Retroperitoneum

62

0.4

0.3

0.3

0.4

0.4

     Peritoneum, Omentum and Mesentery

45

0.2

0.3

0.4

0.1

0.3

     Other Digestive Organs

41

0.2

0.2

0.3

0.2

0.1

   Respiratory System

16,393

91.3

88.6

89.7

87.3

83.8

     Nose, Nasal Cavity and Middle Ear

141

0.8

0.6

0.8

0.9

0.7

     Larynx

1,366

8.0

7.3

8.4

7.1

7.0

     Lung and Bronchus

14,391

80.0

78.2

77.5

76.6

73.9

     Pleura

447

2.2

2.3

2.6

2.6

1.9

     Trachea, Mediastinum and Other Resp.

48

0.3

0.2

0.4

0.2

0.3

   Bones and Joints

181

1.2

1.2

1.0

1.5

0.9

   Soft Tissue (Including Heart)

618

4.0

3.8

3.4

3.4

2.9

   Skin (Excluding Basal and Squamous)

3,344

16.1

15.8

16.7

20.2

20.8

     Melanomas of the Skin

2,805

12.3

12.9

13.9

17.6

19.1

     Other Non-Epithelial Skin

539

3.8

2.9

2.8

2.5

1.7

   Breast

276

1.6

1.6

1.2

1.4

1.6

   Male Genital System

28,635

168.8

147.2

145.2

152.0

151.2

     Prostate

27,482

162.5

140.6

139.3

146.0

145.1

     Testis

991

5.2

5.8

4.9

5.2

5.3

     Penis

117

0.8

0.6

0.7

0.4

0.7

     Other Male Genital Organs

45

0.2

0.3

0.3

0.4

0.1

   Urinary System

9,901

58.9

51.3

55.0

52.6

49.9

     Urinary Bladder

7,016

39.6

36.0

38.5

36.4

35.4

     Kidney and Renal Pelvis

2,645

15.1

13.7

15.0

15.2

13.5

     Ureter

173

0.9

1.1

1.1

0.7

0.8

     Other Urinary Organs

67

0.3

0.5

0.4

0.2

0.2

   Eye and Orbit

198

1.1

1.2

1.1

1.0

1.2

   Brain and Other Nervous System

1,346

7.2

8.2

8.2

7.6

7.3

     Brain

1,273

7.0

7.6

7.6

7.3

6.9

     Cranial Nerves Other Nervous System

73

0.2

0.6

0.6

0.3

0.4

   Endocrine System

647

3.5

3.8

4.2

3.2

3.6

     Thyroid

517

2.9

2.8

3.1

2.5

2.9

     Other Endocrine including Thymus

130

0.6

1.0

1.0

0.7

0.7

   Lymphomas

4,436

22.8

24.0

25.6

25.1

23.3

     Hodgkins Disease

637

4.0

3.7

4.2

3.8

3.3

       Hodgkins - Nodal

603

3.8

3.5

3.9

3.6

3.2

       Hodgkins - Extranodal

34

0.3

0.2

0.3

0.1

0.1

     Non-Hodgkins Lymphomas

3,799

18.8

20.4

21.4

21.4

20.0

       Non-Hodgkins - Nodal

2,615

13.0

14.4

15.1

14.2

13.8

       Non-Hodgkins - Extranodal

1,184

5.9

6.0

6.4

7.1

6.2

   Multiple Myeloma

890

4.8

4.4

5.1

4.6

4.7

   Leukemias

2,412

14.6

13.9

13.0

14.1

12.4

     Lymphocytic Leukemia

988

6.7

6.1

5.9

6.2

4.5

       Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia

274

2.0

2.0

2.2

2.4

1.5

       Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

683

4.6

3.8

3.4

3.7

2.9

       Other Lymphocytic Leukemia

31

0.2

0.2

0.2

0.1

0.1

     Myeloid Leukemia

1,049

5.5

5.4

5.2

6.4

6.1

       Acute Myeloid Leukemia

689

3.7

3.6

3.5

4.2

3.9

       Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

297

1.3

1.4

1.4

1.9

2.0

       Other Myeloid Leukemia

63

0.5

0.3

0.3

0.4

0.2

     Monocytic Leukemia

47

0.4

0.3

0.3

0.2

0.2

       Acute Monocytic Leukemia

40

0.3

0.2

0.3

0.1

0.2

       Chronic Monocytic Leukemia

4

0.0

0.1

0.0

0.0

0.0

       Other Monocytic Leukemia

3

0.0

0.0

0.1

0.0

0.0

     Other Leukemia

328

2.0

2.1

1.6

1.3

1.6

       Other Acute Leukemia

103

0.7

0.6

0.5

0.4

0.4

       Other Chronic Leukemia

18

0.2

0.1

0.1

0.1

0.1

       Aleukemic, Subleukemic and NOS

207

1.2

1.4

1.0

0.8

1.2

   Ill-Defined & Unspecified Sites

2,312

13.3

13.0

11.6

12.3

10.8


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