Table 6. Black Females

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

9,755

341.9

332.0

349.5

323.3

345.6

   Oral Cavity and Pharynx

188

8.4

6.8

5.8

6.7

6.1

     Lip

3

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.4

0.2

     Tongue

47

2.4

2.1

1.2

1.5

1.4

     Salivary Gland

25

0.7

0.7

0.8

0.9

0.9

     Floor of Mouth

18

1.3

0.5

0.5

0.3

0.6

     Gum and Other Mouth

33

1.5

1.3

1.0

1.0

1.2

     Nasopharynx

10

0.4

0.2

0.4

0.6

0.4

     Tonsil

23

1.0

0.9

0.6

1.4

0.4

     Oropharynx

7

0.8

0.3

0.2

0.0

0.0

     Hypopharynx

19

0.4

0.7

1.0

0.6

0.9

     Other Oral Cavity and Pharynx

3

0.0

0.1

0.2

0.0

0.2

   Digestive System

2,193

78.4

79.7

82.8

70.2

79.8

     Esophagus

125

4.4

4.3

5.3

3.9

5.1

     Stomach

247

9.9

7.8

9.1

7.8

8.7

     Small Intestine

41

1.8

1.9

1.2

1.4

1.3

     Colon and Rectum

1,295

44.4

47.7

48.6

41.5

48.2

      Colon excluding Rectum

1,003

35.2

38.3

37.2

32.5

35.5

       Cecum

208

6.3

9.1

6.7

6.6

8.1

       Appendix

10

0.3

0.1

0.1

0.7

0.4

       Ascending Colon

152

5.3

5.3

7.0

4.3

5.5

       Hepatic Flexure

38

1.1

1.2

0.9

1.9

1.5

       Transverse Colon

97

3.0

3.3

4.6

2.7

3.6

       Splenic Flexure

39

1.1

1.8

2.0

1.3

0.7

       Descending Colon

87

3.5

3.0

3.0

3.4

2.6

       Sigmoid Colon

271

10.1

11.0

8.2

8.6

10.4

       Large Intestine, NOS

101

4.6

3.3

4.6

2.9

2.8

     Rectum and Rectosigmoid Junction

292

9.1

9.5

11.4

9.0

12.7

       Rectosigmoid Junction

112

3.8

4.4

3.4

4.0

4.7

       Rectum

180

5.3

5.1

8.0

5.1

8.0

     Anus, Anal Canal and Anorectum

36

1.3

0.7

1.6

1.0

1.7

     Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Duct

67

2.9

2.8

1.9

2.3

1.9

       Liver

59

2.3

2.7

1.7

2.0

1.7

       Intrahepatic Bile Duct

8

0.6

0.1

0.2

0.3

0.2

     Gallbladder

47

1.7

1.3

2.1

1.7

1.4

     Other Biliary

25

1.6

1.3

0.9

0.5

0.2

     Pancreas

290

10.3

10.9

11.5

9.5

10.5

     Retroperitoneum

12

0.2

0.6

0.7

0.6

0.1

     Peritoneum, Omentum and Mesentery

4

0.0

0.1

0.0

0.2

0.4

     Other Digestive Organs

4

0.0

0.4

0.0

0.0

0.4

   Respiratory System

1,314

46.3

54.2

44.6

45.0

47.7

     Nose, Nasal Cavity and Middle Ear

11

0.6

0.2

0.1

0.7

0.2

     Larynx

65

2.2

4.1

1.7

2.2

1.8

     Lung and Bronchus

1,222

43.1

49.3

42.3

41.8

44.9

     Pleura

6

0.0

0.4

0.0

0.0

0.7

     Trachea, Mediastinum and Other Resp.

10

0.4

0.3

0.5

0.3

0.1

   Bones and Joints

11

0.3

0.2

0.6

0.3

0.4

   Soft Tissue (Including Heart)

75

2.0

2.5

2.1

2.8

3.0

   Skin (Excluding Basal and Squamous)

63

2.3

1.8

2.1

1.9

1.8

     Melanomas of the Skin

24

1.3

0.5

0.2

0.8

1.3

     Other Non-Epithelial Skin

39

1.0

1.3

1.9

1.1

0.5

   Breast (invasive)

2,744

91.6

90.9

97.4

93.9

93.4

     in situ (not included in All Sites)

433

11.0

11.3

17.9

16.7

17.1

   Female Genital System

1,450

49.1

44.4

52.8

47.4

51.2

     Cervix (invasive)

516

17.4

15.5

17.4

15.6

15.5

     Corpus and Uterus, NOS

500

15.4

13.3

21.3

19.0

20.5

       Corpus

449

13.1

13.0

19.1

17.1

18.3

       Uterus, NOS

51

2.3

0.3

2.2

1.9

2.2

     Ovary

335

12.4

12.2

10.6

10.3

11.9

     Vagina

30

1.5

0.9

0.9

0.8

1.2

     Vulva

47

1.3

1.8

2.1

1.4

1.4

     Other Female Genital Organs

22

1.1

0.9

0.5

0.4

0.8

   Urinary System

345

11.5

10.0

11.9

11.5

15.9

     Urinary Bladder

155

4.9

4.7

5.0

5.6

7.3

     Kidney and Renal Pelvis

178

6.2

4.8

6.7

5.3

8.3

     Ureter

3

0.2

0.0

0.0

0.3

0.0

     Other Urinary Organs

9

0.2

0.5

0.2

0.3

0.3

   Eye and Orbit

5

0.3

0.2

0.0

0.0

0.4

   Brain and Other Nervous System

101

5.0

2.4

4.2

3.4

2.7

     Brain

79

3.1

1.9

3.5

3.0

2.4

     Cranial Nerves Other Nervous System

22

1.8

0.5

0.7

0.5

0.4

   Endocrine System

136

3.3

4.6

5.1

3.6

4.8

     Thyroid

122

2.8

4.3

4.9

3.1

4.1

     Other Endocrine (Including Thymus)

14

0.5

0.3

0.2

0.6

0.7

   Lymphomas

375

12.7

11.5

10.4

13.1

13.3

     Hodgkins Disease

57

1.5

1.6

1.2

3.2

1.5

       Hodgkins - Nodal

53

1.5

1.4

0.9

3.2

1.3

       Hodgkins - Extranodal

4

0.0

0.2

0.3

0.0

0.2

     Non-Hodgkins Lymphomas

318

11.2

10.0

9.2

9.9

11.8

       Non-Hodgkins - Nodal

196

6.9

6.1

5.9

6.8

6.9

       Non-Hodgkins - Extranodal

122

4.3

3.9

3.3

3.1

4.9

   Multiple Myeloma

224

9.7

8.5

8.0

5.7

7.9

   Leukemias

190

7.6

6.2

6.6

5.5

7.3

     Lymphocytic Leukemia

68

2.9

2.5

2.5

1.7

2.5

       Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia

25

1.0

0.7

1.1

1.0

0.7

       Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia

40

1.9

1.6

1.2

0.6

1.8

       Other Lymphocytic Leukemia

3

0.0

0.2

0.1

0.1

0.0

     Myeloid Leukemia

94

3.5

2.9

3.0

3.0

3.9

       Acute Myeloid Leukemia

55

2.4

1.3

1.6

2.3

1.8

       Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

33

0.9

1.4

0.8

0.7

1.9

       Other Myeloid Leukemia

6

0.2

0.1

0.5

0.0

0.2

     Monocytic Leukemia

4

0.2

0.0

0.0

0.1

0.4

       Acute Monocytic Leukemia

2

0.2

0.0

0.0

0.1

0.0

       Chronic Monocytic Leukemia

2

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.4

       Other Monocytic Leukemia

0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

     Other Leukemia

24

1.1

0.8

1.2

0.6

0.5

       Other Acute Leukemia

12

0.4

0.4

0.9

0.3

0.2

       Other Chronic Leukemia

0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

0.0

       Aleukemic, Subleukemic and NOS

12

0.7

0.4

0.3

0.3

0.3

  Ill-Defined & Unspecified Sites

341

13.5

8.0

15.2

12.4

10.0


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