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Invasive Cancer Rates per 100,000 Females (All Ages), by Site and Race/Ethnicity, 2006*

Invasive Cancer Rates per 100,000 Females, by Site and Race/Ethnicity, 2006*
Type of Cancer Rate
Total White** Black** Hispanic† Asian/Pacific
Islander**†
American Indian/
Alaska Native**†

*All rates are age-adjusted.

**Includes Hispanics.

Results should be interpreted with caution.

Source II.7: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Cancer Institute

Breast 119.3 120.4 113.2 89.0 80.3 61.0
Lung and Bronchus 55.0 56.7 49.8 25.5 27.2 36.9
Colon and Rectum 41.1 39.9 49.2 33.2 31.7 26.7
Thyroid 16.0 16.7 9.6 15.0 16.5 8.6
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma 15.7 16.2 11.0 14.2 9.4 10.2
Melanoma 15.0 16.9 1.0 3.9 1.1 3.9
Cervix 8.0 7.7 9.9 11.6 7.4 6.3

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