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Data for Lung and Bronchus Cancer Incidence by Sex, 1999-2010

Males vs. Females Year Number of Cases per 100,000 Population Lower Limit Upper Limit Numerator
Male 1999 100.8 97.3 104.4 3,335
Male 2000 102.5 99.0 106.1 3,450
Male 2001 98.8 95.4 102.3 3,358
Male 2002 101.2 97.8 104.7 3,549
Male 2003 98.7 95.4 102.1 3,565
Male 2004 104.6 101.2 108.0 3,875
Male 2005 105.8 102.5 109.2 4,011
Male 2006 103.9 100.7 107.2 4,093
Male 2007 98.6 95.5 101.7 4,019
Male 2008 97.2 94.2 100.3 4,122
Male 2009 96.3 93.3 99.3 4,215
Male 2010 93.1 90.2 96.0 4,199
Female 1999 49.4 47.4 51.5 2,177
Female 2000 50.0 48.0 52.2 2,228
Female 2001 49.1 47.0 51.1 2,233
Female 2002 52.4 50.4 54.6 2,432
Female 2003 56.1 54.0 58.3 2,664
Female 2004 56.2 54.1 58.3 2,713
Female 2005 59.5 57.4 61.7 2,955
Female 2006 58.4 56.3 60.6 2,978
Female 2007 59.9 57.8 62.0 3,152
Female 2008 58.4 56.4 60.5 3,157
Female 2009 57.6 55.6 59.7 3,191
Female 2010 55.2 53.3 57.2 3,161

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 lung and bronchus cancer.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator: All cases of malignant lung and bronchus cancer.
Denominator: Total number of residents in North Carolina

Date Indicator Content Last Updated: 03/15/2013


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