Table 4

Estimated rates per 100,000 for incidence of lung cancer and all-cause mortality without lung cancer by age and sex in African-Americans

Age group (y)African-American
MenWomen
Incidence*MortalityIncidence*Mortality
20–240.2015224.50.200070.6
25–290.4540249.60.421293.6
30–341.1557262.50.6739132.5
35–393.9880334.84.9258213.1
40–4419.2688507.115.5789325.1
45–4953.1998798.133.6673486.7
50–54114.97081,220.764.0670697.2
55–59230.22801,678.0108.8192971.3
60–64336.77142,437.0160.27011,445.8
65–69452.67583,312.0236.05852,047.3
70–74572.05344,818.6272.79123,020.5
75–79690.52546,952.6302.72104,495.8
80–84647.79199,796.1273.07356,654.1
85+650.508914,876.3229.611761,3616.7
  • *Lung cancer incidence for African-Americans from Surveillance and End Results (SEER; ref. 9).

  • Mortality from all causes excluding lung cancer for African-Americans (11).