Table 4. White Females

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

90,133

380.6

375.0

375.6

384.0

374.1

  Oral Cavity and Pharynx

1,325

5.6

5.2

6.2

5.9

5.0

     Lip

62

0.1

0.2

0.3

0.2

0.3

     Tongue

303

1.1

1.1

1.6

1.5

1.1

    Salivary Gland

205

0.9

0.8

0.7

1.2

0.8

     Floor of Mouth

119

0.6

0.5

0.6

0.6

0.5

     Gum and Other Mouth

295

1.4

1.1

1.2

1.1

1.1

     Nasopharynx

65

0.3

0.3

0.4

0.3

0.2

     Tonsil

116

0.6

0.5

0.5

0.5

0.5

     Oropharynx

37

0.1

0.2

0.3

0.1

0.1

     Hypopharynx

69

0.3

0.3

0.4

0.3

0.2

     Other Oral Cavity and Pharynx

54

0.3

0.3

0.2

0.2

0.2

   Digestive System

18,040

67.7

65.8

64.8

65.7

64.8

     Esophagus

468

1.9

1.8

1.8

1.6

1.7

     Stomach

1,414

5.0

5.3

4.9

4.9

4.8

     Small Intestine

221

0.8

0.9

0.9

0.8

0.8

     Colon and Rectum

11,870

44.6

42.7

42.5

43.3

42.5

      Colon excluding Rectum

8,897

32.9

31.0

31.4

31.9

31.6

       Cecum

1,997

6.6

6.7

6.5

7.0

7.1

       Appendix

77

0.2

0.4

0.3

0.4

0.5

       Ascending Colon

1,513

5.9

4.7

5.1

5.7

5.1

       Hepatic Flexure

413

1.2

1.2

1.4

1.6

1.7

       Transverse Colon

772

2.7

2.6

3.1

2.4

2.6

       Splenic Flexure

289

1.0

1.1

1.1

1.1

1.0

       Descending Colon

508

2.0

2.1

1.7

1.6

2.0

       Sigmoid Colon

2,343

9.6

8.9

8.9

8.7

9.1

       Large Intestine, NOS

985

3.7

3.4

3.2

3.4

2.5

     Rectum and Rectosigmoid Junction

2,973

11.7

11.7

11.1

11.4

10.9

       Rectosigmoid Junction

1,140

5.1

4.6

4.0

4.3

4.0

       Rectum

1,833

6.7

7.1

7.1

7.1

6.9

   Anus, Anal Canal and Anorectum

237

0.8

0.9

0.9

1.1

1.3

   Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Duct

552

2.4

2.0

2.1

1.9

2.1

     Liver

413

1.8

1.6

1.7

1.3

1.7

     Intrahepatic Bile Duct

139

0.6

0.4

0.4

0.5

0.4

   Gallbladder

393

1.3

1.6

1.3

1.5

1.4

   Other Biliary

270

1.1

1.1

0.8

0.9

1.0

   Pancreas

2,417

9.2

8.8

8.8

8.7

8.5

   Retroperitoneum

80

0.4

0.5

0.4

0.4

0.3

Peritoneum, Omentum and Mesentery

69

0.3

0.3

0.2

0.4

0.4

   Other Digestive Organs

49

0.1

0.2

0.2

0.2

0.1

   Respiratory System

11,834

49.6

47.6

48.8

51.1

48.9

     Nose, Nasal Cavity and Middle Ear

125

0.6

0.3

0.4

0.6

0.5

     Larynx

376

2.0

1.7

1.6

1.6

1.6

     Lung and Bronchus

11,211

46.5

45.1

46.4

48.5

46.2

     Pleura

87

0.5

0.3

0.3

0.3

0.3

     Trachea, Mediastinum and Other Resp.

35

0.1

0.3

0.2

0.1

0.3

   Bones and Joints

156

1.0

0.9

0.7

1.0

0.9

   Soft Tissue (Including Heart)

471

1.6

2.2

2.7

2.1

2.4

   Skin (Excluding Basal and Squamous)

2,358

8.5

10.2

10.0

11.0

12.6

     Melanomas of the Skin

2,132

7.7

9.3

9.1

10.1

11.6

     Other Non-Epithelial Skin

226

0.8

0.9

0.8

0.9

1.0

   Breast (invasive)

26,810

120.0

117.3

117.4

119.6

119.0

     in situ (not included in All Sites)

4,200

15.0

16.9

20.5

23.4

25.6

   Female Genital System

12,004

55.5

55.3

54.0

54.7

50.5

     Cervix (invasive)

1,946

9.8

9.5

8.9

9.6

8.0

     Corpus and Uterus, NOS

5,541

24.2

25.2

25.7

26.0

24.2

       Corpus

5,277

22.8

23.9

24.5

25.0

23.5

       Uterus, NOS

264

1.4

1.3

1.2

1.0

0.7

     Ovary

3,779

17.9

17.6

17.0

16.7

15.3

     Vagina

137

0.7

0.5

0.5

0.4

0.6

     Vulva

477

2.2

1.7

1.3

1.6

2.0

     Other Female Genital Organs

124

0.7

0.7

0.6

0.5

0.6

   Urinary System

4,500

17.7

17.2

18.4

17.8

17.7

     Urinary Bladder

2,580

9.7

9.8

9.9

9.9

10.0

     Kidney and Renal Pelvis

1,775

7.3

6.9

8.0

7.4

7.2

     Ureter

116

0.4

0.4

0.5

0.4

0.4

     Other Urinary Organs

29

0.2

0.1

0.1

0.1

0.1

   Eye and Orbit

177

0.7

1.0

0.9

1.0

0.6

   Brain and Other Nervous System

1,157

5.9

5.5

5.3

5.6

4.8

     Brain

1,067

5.4

4.9

5.0

5.3

4.5

     Cranial Nerves Other Nervous System

90

0.6

0.7

0.3

0.3

0.3

   Endocrine System

1,485

6.2

7.0

7.8

8.6

7.8

     Thyroid

1,373

5.6

6.4

7.1

8.1

7.2

     Other Endocrine (Including Thymus)

112

0.6

0.6

0.7

0.5

0.6

   Lymphomas

4,067

16.9

17.4

17.8

17.7

18.6

     Hodgkins Disease

550

3.3

3.3

3.5

3.3

2.9

       Hodgkins - Nodal

525

3.2

3.1

3.4

3.2

2.8

       Hodgkins - Extranodal

25

0.2

0.1

0.1

0.1

0.2

     Non-Hodgkins Lymphomas

3,517

13.6

14.1

14.2

14.4

15.7

       Non-Hodgkins - Nodal

2,380

9.1

10.1

9.6

10.0

10.2

       Non-Hodgkins - Extranodal

1,137

4.5

4.1

4.6

4.4

5.4

   Multiple Myeloma

828

3.4

3.4

2.8

3.3

3.1

   Leukemias

1,964

9.3

7.7

8.5

8.7

7.6

     Lymphocytic Leukemia

778

4.1

3.4

3.6

3.5

3.1

       Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia

206

1.7

1.3

1.4

1.8

1.4

       Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

543

2.3

1.9

2.1

1.7

1.7

       Other Lymphocytic Leukemia

29

0.1

0.1

0.1

0.1

0.1

     Myeloid Leukemia

893

3.9

3.5

3.9

4.1

3.3

       Acute Myeloid Leukemia

616

2.3

2.6

2.8

3.1

2.4

       Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

223

1.1

0.8

0.9

0.8

0.9

       Other Myeloid Leukemia

54

0.5

0.1

0.2

0.3

0.1

     Monocytic Leukemia

37

0.2

0.2

0.2

0.1

0.2

       Acute Monocytic Leukemia

31

0.1

0.2

0.2

0.1

0.2

       Chronic Monocytic Leukemia

4

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

256

1.2

0.7

0.8

0.9

0.9

       Other Acute Leukemia

117

0.5

0.4

0.3

0.4

0.5

       Other Chronic Leukemia

17

0.1

0.0

0.1

0.0

0.0

       Aleukemic, Subleukemic and NOS

122

0.6

0.3

0.5

0.5

0.4

   Ill-Defined & Unspecified Sites

2,957

11.1

11.3

9.6

10.4

9.8


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