Colorectal Cancer In New Jersey
1979-1997

Table 23
Colorectal Cancer Age-Specific Incidence
And Incidence Rates By Year, Black Females
New Jersey - 1979-1997*


YEAR AGE GROUP
Under 40 40 to 49 50 to 59 60 to 69 70 to 79 80+
Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate Number Rate
1979 5 1.5 24 44.8 42 100.9 53 186.2 58 374.5 21 355.0
1980 6 1.7 13 23.9 29 67.6 45 154.4 45 279.5 26 419.0
1981 8 2.3 16 29.1 29 66.3 51 169.5 47 281.5 36 552.7
1982 7 2.0 11 19.6 41 92.5 52 167.9 49 282.4 34 493.7
1983 6 1.7 13 22.5 45 100.3 51 159.9 59 328.4 30 413.5
1984 6 1.7 11 18.6 32 70.8 51 155.8 58 313.3 52 682.6
1985 3 0.8 23 37.8 36 78.8 64 190.3 60 314.9 34 425.8
1986 8 2.2 16 25.8 43 93.0 55 160.6 69 352.9 54 649.7
1987 5 1.4 15 23.3 40 85.5 69 197.1 42 209.2 48 555.1
1988 10 2.7 14 21.0 39 81.9 62 173.8 71 347.0 44 485.4
1989 12 3.2 22 32.0 29 60.0 63 174.3 56 267.9 34 359.6
1990 9 2.4 22 30.7 28 57.2 73 200.4 70 328.8 32 320.8
1991 7 1.9 25 33.9 37 73.7 53 142.8 76 345.0 43 417.0
1992 8 2.1 19 25.0 36 69.6 68 180.1 66 289.3 38 355.6
1993 8 2.1 21 27.0 35 65.6 63 164.1 67 292.0 45 403.5
1994 10 2.6 28 35.0 40 72.9 61 157.3 60 258.6 67 578.6
1995 5 1.3 26 31.5 54 95.9 79 199.8 58 246.8 48 403.9
1996 6 1.6 24 27.9 37 64.6 61 150.8 63 260.7 49 404.8
1997 6 1.6 17 19.3 39 65.5 95 230.9 66 265.9 59 477.8
TOTAL 135 1.9 360 27.8 711 76.5 1,169 175.1 1,140 294.6 794 456.6

 
*Incidence rates - per 100,000 residents, age-adjusted to the 1970 U.S. population. Includes invasive colorectal cancer cases; does not include in situ colorectal cancer cases. Rates were not calculated for men of other or unknown race. Source: New Jersey State Cancer Registry.
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