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Indiana State Department of Health

Office of Women's Health > Publications > Women Count in Indiana > Women Count Colorectal Cancer Colorectal Cancer

Incidence & Mortality Rate of Colorectal Cancers
Indiana vs. United States, 1990-1994

 

INDIANA

UNITED STATES

Incidence Rate*
FEMALE N/A   38.8  
MALE N/A   56  
Mortality Rate*
FEMALE 16.6   15.0  
MALE 23.5   22.5  

* Rates are per 100,000 and are age-adjusted to the 1970 U.S. standard population
N/A = State registry did not submit incidence data to the North American Assiciation of Central Cancer
Registries for the years indicated.

Sources:
Incidence rates: North American Assiciation of Central Cancer Registries and National Cancer
InstituteSurveillance, Epidemiology and End Results Program
Mortality rates: National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)

Deaths from Colorectal Cancers
Indiana, 1991-1995

 

FEMALE

MALE

COUNT 3,577   3,282  
RATE* 23.2   16.3  
RANK 15.0   10.5  

* Rates are per 100,000 and are age-adjusted to the 1970 U.S. standard population

Source: National Center for Health Statistics