TABLE 1

Cancer Incidence, Mortality Proportion, and Mortality Incidence Stratified by Cancer Type and Age, 1999–2008

Cancer Type and AgeDisease IncidenceFatality RatioMortality Incidence
Dx/Pop95% CIP2)Deaths/Dx95% CIP2)Deaths/Pop95% CIP2)
Leukemia<.001.326.002
 <1 year1.000.92–1.110.940.73–1.200.950.74–1.21
 1–4 years1.181.13–1.220.980.88–1.101.171.04–1.31
 5–9 years1.151.10–1.211.080.97–1.201.241.11–1.38
 10–14 years1.231.17–1.301.010.91–1.111.241.12–1.37
 15–19 years1.551.47–1.640.930.85–1.021.451.32–1.58
 M-H pooled1.231.20–1.260.990.94–1.041.271.21–1.34
Brain and nervous system.009.037<.001
 <1 year0.980.88–1.091.150.83–1.601.130.81–1.57
 1–4 years1.101.05–1.161.020.90–1.151.120.99–1.27
 5–9 years1.141.08–1.200.890.81–0.981.010.92–1.11
 10–14 years1.101.04–1.160.990.89–1.101.080.97–1.20
 15–19 years1.201.13–1.281.120.99–1.271.351.19–1.52
 M-H pooled1.121.09–1.150.990.94–1.041.111.06–1.18
Lymphomas<.001.028.351
 <1 year1.070.75–1.53N/AN/A
 1–4 years1.901.68–2.150.880.53–1.511.681.01–2.87
 5–9 years2.402.20–2.620.990.71–1.402.371.70–3.35
 10–14 years1.551.46–1.641.361.06–1.752.101.63–2.71
 15–19 years1.161.12–1.211.541.32–1.801.781.53–2.09
 M-H pooled1.411.37–1.461.371.21–1.541.921.71–2.16
Endocrine system<.001<.001.624
 <1 year1.241.10–1.410.960.59–1.601.200.73–1.99
 1–4 years1.241.13–1.360.910.79–1.061.130.97–1.32
 5–9 years1.020.88–1.181.261.08–1.471.281.10–1.50
 10–14 years0.590.53–0.661.741.34–2.251.030.80–1.33
 15–19 years0.280.26–0.304.192.94–5.991.180.83–1.69
 M-H pooled0.580.56–0.611.251.14–1.361.181.07–1.29
Soft tissue including heart.065.931.510
 <1 year0.970.87–1.091.030.54–1.961.000.52–1.91
 1–4 years0.950.86–1.051.170.88–1.561.110.83–1.48
 5–9 years1.080.96–1.221.070.83–1.381.160.90–1.49
 10–14 years0.960.87–1.061.020.82–1.260.980.79–1.22
 15–19 years1.101.02–1.201.120.96–1.311.241.06–1.45
 M-H pooled1.020.97–1.061.090.99–1.211.141.03–1.26
Bone and joints<.001.755<.001
 <1 year0.770.44–1.23N/AN/A
 1–4 years1.130.89–1.44N/AN/A
 5–9 years1.010.89–1.130.850.61–1.170.850.62–1.17
 10–14 years1.030.95–1.110.970.82–1.150.990.84–1.17
 15–19 years1.691.57–1.820.940.83–1.071.591.41–1.80
 M-H pooled1.261.20–1.320.940.86–1.031.301.18–1.42
Digestive system.093.932.711
 <1 year1.090.95–1.261.200.69–2.121.310.75–2.32
 1–4 years1.181.06–1.321.411.07–1.871.671.27–2.21
 5–9 years0.960.78–1.181.611.03–2.541.540.99–2.44
 10–14 years0.930.78–1.111.320.92–1.921.230.85–1.78
 15–19 years1.010.90–1.131.411.12–1.791.431.13–1.80
 M-H pooled1.061.00–1.131.401.22–1.611.461.27–1.68
All 7 above cancers<.001<.001<.001
 <1 year1.040.99–1.091.010.86–1.201.050.89–1.24
 1–4 years1.171.14–1.201.000.94–1.071.020.95–1.09
 5–9 years1.231.20–1.270.940.89–1.991.161.10–1.23
 10–14 years1.141.11–1.171.020.96–1.081.161.10–1.23
 15–19 years1.051.03–1.081.381.31–1.461.451.38–1.53
 M-H pooled1.131.12–1.141.101.07–1.131.211.18–1.25
  • Dx, incident diagnoses; M-H pooled, Mantel-Haenszel pooled estimate across the age strata; Pop, population at risk.