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Data for Breast Cancer Incidence (Female Only) North Carolina vs. United States, 1999-2009

North Carolina vs U.S. Year Number of Cases per 100,000 Population Lower Limit Upper Limit Numerator
North Carolina 1999 127.7 124.3 131.1 5,485
North Carolina 2000 130.1 126.8 133.6 5,683
North Carolina 2001 130.8 127.4 134.2 5,832
North Carolina 2002 123.5 120.3 126.8 5,631
North Carolina 2003 118.0 114.9 121.2 5,473
North Carolina 2004 121.4 118.3 124.6 5,759
North Carolina 2005 122.8 119.7 125.9 5,974
North Carolina 2006 126.9 123.8 130.1 6,352
North Carolina 2007 126.7 123.6 129.9 6,536
North Carolina 2008 124.4 121.4 127.5 6,547
North Carolina 2009 128.9 125.9 132.0 6,948
United States 1999 134.6 133.9 135.2 173,265
United States 2000 132.3 131.6 132.9 172,948
United States 2001 131.4 130.8 132.0 182,894
United States 2002 128.5 127.9 129.1 186,514
United States 2003 122.1 121.5 122.6 186,279
United States 2004 120.3 119.8 120.9 186,568
United States 2005 120.1 119.5 120.6 189,266
United States 2006 121.1 120.6 121.7 193,799
United States 2007 122.5 121.9 123.0 199,531
United States 2008 123.1 122.6 123.6 203,868
United States 2009 122.8 122.2 123.3 206,447

Data Notes

Produced by the NC Central Cancer Registry, 1/2013. Rates based on counts less than 16 are unstable. Use with caution. Cases may not sum to totals due to unknown or other values. Rates are calculated using the bridged-race population estimates obtained from the National Center for Health Statistics available online at www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/bridged_race/data_documentation.htm#vintage2011. Numbers are subject to change as files are updated.  National Program of Cancer Registries: 1999 - 2009 Incidence, WONDER On-line Database. United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Cancer Institute; 2011. Accessed at http://wonder.cdc.gov/cancernpcr-v2009.html on Dec 11, 2012

Data Sources

Central Cancer Registry, State Center for Health Statistics 

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Definition

Cancer incidence are all cases of malignant female breast cancer diagnosed.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator: All cases of malignant female breast cancer.
Denominator: Total number of female residents in North Carolina

Date Indicator Content Last Updated: 03/18/2013


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