Table 2.

Adjusted relative risk and 95% CI of cancer-specific mortality for racial/ethnic minority groups with non-Hispanic Whites as the reference by cancer amenability levels

Race/ethnicityAmenability levelHR (95% CI)
UnadjustedAdjusted for ageAdjusted for genderAdjusted for stageAdjusted for povertyFully adjusted*
African AmericanNonamenable1.05 (1.03-1.07)1.11 (1.09-1.14)1.05 (1.03-1.07)1.00 (0.98-1.02)1.03 (1.01-1.05)1.05 (1.03-1.07)
Partly amenable1.18 (1.15-1.22)1.31 (1.27-1.35)1.18 (1.15-1.22)1.23 (1.20-1.27)1.16 (1.12-1.19)1.38 (1.34-1.41)
Mostly amenable1.53 (1.49-1.58)1.59 (1.54-1.64)1.54 (1.49-1.58)1.39 (1.35-1.43)1.50 (1.45-1.54)1.41 (1.37-1.46)
American Indian/Alaska NativeNonamenable1.08 (0.99-1.19)1.15 (1.05-1.27)1.08 (0.99-1.19)1.06 (0.97-1.17)1.02 (0.93-1.12)1.10 (1.00-1.21)
Partly amenable1.17 (1.03-1.32)1.36 (1.20-1.54)1.17 (1.03-1.32)1.17 (1.03-1.32)1.10 (0.97-1.25)1.34 (1.18-1.52)
Mostly amenable1.49 (1.29-1.73)1.69 (1.46-1.96)1.49 (1.28-1.72)1.25 (1.07-1.44)1.41 (1.22-1.64)1.42 (1.22-1.64)
Asian/Pacific IslanderNonamenable0.87 (0.85-0.89)0.88 (0.86-0.90)0.88 (0.86-0.89)0.91 (0.89-0.93)0.87 (0.85-0.89)0.92 (0.90-0.94)
Partly amenable0.88 (0.85-0.91)0.93 (0.90-0.96)0.88 (0.85-0.91)0.94 (0.91-0.97)0.88 (0.85-0.91)1.01 (0.98-1.05)
Mostly amenable0.95 (0.91-0.99)0.99 (0.95-1.03)0.95 (0.91-0.99)0.86 (0.83-0.90)0.95 (0.91-0.99)0.90 (0.86-0.94)
HispanicNonamenable0.96 (0.94-0.99)1.05 (1.03-1.08)0.96 (0.94-0.99)0.91 (0.89-0.93)0.94 (0.92-0.96)1.01 (0.98-1.03)
Partly amenable1.04 (1.01-1.08)1.16 (1.13-1.20)1.04 (1.01-1.08)1.04 (1.01-1.08)1.02 (0.98-1.05)1.17 (1.14-1.21)
Mostly amenable1.20 (1.16-1.24)1.31 (1.27-1.36)1.19 (1.15-1.24)1.02 (0.99-1.06)1.16 (1.12-1.20)1.13 (1.09-1.17)
  • *Adjusted for age, gender, cancer stage, and poverty concentration.