Table 1.

Comparison of the indices by year for adenocarcinoma, low-tar cigarette consumption, and NOx emission, United States, 1940-2000

Adenocarcinoma
Low-tar cigarettes
NOx emission
SEER sites
Connecticut State
Consumption per capita-yearIndexMillions of tons per yearIndex
Incidence /100,000IndexIncidence /100,000Index
1940*7.428.7
19459.536.8
195010.139.1
195511.645.0
19606.024.414.154.7
19658.032.5844.816.664.3
197012.048.81448.226.9104.3
197512.262.618.675.655331.326.4102.3
198017.589.723.093.51,72897.927.1105.0
198519.5100.024.6100.01,765100.025.8100.0
199021.2108.728.9117.51,71397.125.598.8
199521.4109.730.9125.61,805102.325.096.9
200019.5100.028.4115.41,72297.622.687.6
  • NOTE: Index in different years was calculated using level in each year divided by its own level in 1985 for adenocarcinoma incidence, low-tar cigarette consumption, and NOx emission level.

  • * No data available.