Table 8. Comparative Summary, U.S. and New Jersey, 1991-1995:
Females

Cancer Site United States 1991-1995 New Jersey 1991-1995
Population: All Races
Combined
White Black All Races
Combined
White Black

All Sites

341.9

344.7

325.4

373.2

376.0

341.1

Colorectal

38.4

38.0

43.1

44.7

44.3

46.3

Lung

43.5

44.3

43.8

44.7

45.3

44.3

Breast (invasive only)

107.4

109.5

92.8

115.0

117.8

94.6

Melanoma

8.7

9.3

0.7

7.7

8.2

0.7

Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

12.0

12.3

7.9

13.0

13.2

9.7


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