Age-adjusted malignant lung and bronchus cancer rates (number of diagnosed cases per 100,000) among females, by race/ethnicity, 1997-2001* (vertical bar chart): Total, 49.1; White, 51.3; Black, 54.5; Hispanic,** 23.9; American Indian/Alaska Native, 23.4; Asian/Pacific Islander, 28.5.

*5 year average.

**May be of any race.

Source: Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program SEER*Stat Database: Incidence - SEER 11 Regs Public-Use. National Cancer Institute, DCCPS, Surveillance Research Program, Cancer Statistics Branch. Released April 2004.