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Data for North Carolina Cancer Incidence by Sex, 1999-2010

Males vs. Females Year Number of Cases per 100,000 Population Lower Limit Upper Limit Numerator
Male 1999 529.7 521.7 537.8 17,608
Male 2000 557.4 549.3 565.6 18,995
Male 2001 562.6 554.5 570.8 19,421
Male 2002 554.9 546.9 562.9 19,756
Male 2003 552.6 544.8 560.5 20,221
Male 2004 578.5 570.7 586.5 21,784
Male 2005 592.3 584.5 600.2 22,925
Male 2006 582.3 574.7 590.0 23,440
Male 2007 585.6 578.1 593.2 24,513
Male 2008 577.3 570.0 584.7 25,049
Male 2009 571.9 564.7 579.1 25,468
Male 2010 535.1 528.2 542.0 24,687
Female 1999 383.5 377.7 389.4 16,677
Female 2000 389.7 383.9 395.5 17,202
Female 2001 391.3 385.6 397.2 17,624
Female 2002 390.7 385.0 396.5 17,948
Female 2003 390.2 384.5 395.9 18,275
Female 2004 406.7 400.9 412.5 19,406
Female 2005 420.0 414.3 425.9 20,535
Female 2006 422.2 416.5 428.0 21,209
Female 2007 424.0 418.3 429.7 21,906
Female 2008 416.3 410.8 421.9 22,043
Female 2009 428.1 422.5 433.7 23,138
Female 2010 413.5 408.1 418.9 23,133

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. 

Data Sources

Central Cancer Registry, State Center for Health Statistics 

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Definition

Cancer incidence are all cases of malignant cancer diagnosed.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator: All cases of cancer
Denominator: Total number of residents in North Carolina

Date Indicator Content Last Updated: 03/14/2013


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