Table 4

Leading cancer deaths in Massachusetts by race/ethnicity: Females, 1995–1999a

White, NHBlack, NHAsian, NHHispanic
LungLungLungBreast
44.845.625.512.6
BreastBreastBreastC/R
31.138.216.810.9
C/RC/RC/RLung
20.628.316.79.2
PancreasPancreasStomachNHL
10.115.310.35.2
  • a Mortality rates per 100,000; age-adjusted to the 2000 standard million. C/R, colorectal; NH, Non Hispanic; NHL, Non Hodgkins Lymphoma.