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Lung Cancer Deaths
Rates | Number | Statistics

AGE-SPECIFIC LUNG CANCER DEATH RATES
BY RACE/ETHNICITY AND SEX, OREGON RESIDENTS, 1989-1995
Rates per 100,000
                                             AGE
                   ----------------------------------------------------
RACE               0-14   15-24   25-34   35-54   55-64   65-74     75+
===============    ====   =====   =====   =====   =====   =====   ===== 
NON-HISP WHITES     0.0     0.1     0.5    20.0   157.2   316.5   356.8
  MALES             0.0     0.2     0.7    21.6   185.8   414.4   554.2
  FEMALES           0.0     0.0     0.3    18.4   130.7   234.7   235.1
HISPANIC WHITES     0.0     0.0     0.0     3.0    57.8   142.9   119.7
  MALES             0.0     0.0     0.0     4.4    53.1   193.5   184.3
  FEMALES           0.0     0.0     0.0     1.4    62.8    93.8    76.6
AFRICAN AMER.       0.0     0.0     1.6    26.1   234.5   364.2   443.7
  MALES             0.0     0.0     2.9    28.1   350.6   491.6   699.7
  FEMALES           0.0     0.0     0.0    23.6   119.5   258.8   286.4
AMER. INDIANS       0.0     0.0     0.0    11.8   161.6   192.8   432.9
  MALES             0.0     0.0     0.0    16.1   154.2   261.3   532.4
  FEMALES           0.0     0.0     0.0     7.6   168.6   138.4   364.7
ASIAN & P.I.        0.0     0.0     0.0     5.8    73.0   116.3   247.0
  MALES             0.0     0.0     0.0     6.4    80.9   210.9   392.3
  FEMALES           0.0     0.0     0.0     5.4    67.6    43.0   120.6




NUMBER OF LUNG CANCER DEATHS BY AGE GROUP,
RACE/ETHNICITY, AND SEX, OREGON RESIDENTS, 1989-1995

                                             AGE
                   ----------------------------------------------------   TOTAL
RACE               0-14   15-24   25-34   35-54   55-64   65-74     75+  DEATHS
===============    ====   =====   =====   =====   =====   =====    ====  ======
NON-HISP WHITES       0       2      13    1093    2477    4882    4375   12842
  MALES               0       2       9     590    1407    2910    2591    7509
  FEMALES             0       0       4     503    1070    1972    1784    5333
HISPANIC WHITES       0       0       0       5      17      27      13      62
  MALES               0       0       0       4       8      18       8      38
  FEMALES             0       0       0       1       9       9       5      24
AFRICAN AMER.         0       0       1      22      43      54      40     160
  MALES               0       0       1      13      32      33      24     103
  FEMALES             0       0       0       9      11      21      16      57
AMER. INDIANS         0       0       0       9      26      20      24      79
  MALES               0       0       0       6      12      12      12      42
  FEMALES             0       0       0       3      14       8      12      37
ASIAN & P.I.          0       0       0       8      22      24      23      77
  MALES               0       0       0       4      10      19      17      50
  FEMALES             0       0       0       4      12       5       6      27




SELECTED LUNG CANCER DEATH STATISTICS,
BY RACE/ETHNICITY AND SEX, OREGON RESIDENTS, 1989-1995

                                    AGE-   COMPAR-        YEARS          
                           CRUDE  ADJUSTED  ATIVE        OF LIFE         MEAN
                  TOTAL    DEATH   DEATH   MORTAL-        LOST         YPLL PER
RACE             DEATHS    RATE    RATE   ITY FIG.        INDEX          YEAR  
===============   =====    =====  ======  ========       =======       ========
NON-HISP WHITES   12842    68.3    68.3   1.000           1.000            4739
  MALES            7509    81.6    92.1   1.348    0.01   1.122    0.01    2621
  FEMALES          5333    55.6    50.9   0.746    0.01   0.881    0.01    2118
HISPANIC WHITES      62     7.7    25.3   0.370    0.01   0.199    0.01      25
  MALES              38     8.6                                              16
  FEMALES            24     6.6                                               9
AFRICAN AMER.       160    44.9    86.3   1.263    0.02   1.394              94
  MALES             103    55.2   123.9   1.814    0.01   1.723    0.05      62
  FEMALES            57    33.5    56.8   0.831           1.017              32
AMER. INDIANS        79    26.6    61.0   0.893           0.696    0.05      42
  MALES              42    28.3                                              25
  FEMALES            37    24.9                                              18
ASIAN & P.I.         77    13.7    33.5   0.490    0.01   0.333    0.01      37
  MALES              50    18.5    51.5   0.754    0.05   0.359    0.01      18
  FEMALES            27     9.3                                              19
Age-adjusted statistics were not calculated for subsets with fewer than 50 deaths.

Statistically significant CMF and YLLI values are indicated by .01, .02, or .05 where appropriate.