Table 1.

Incident cases of prostate cancer by stage, race, state and year with overall age-adjusted incidence rates: Tennessee, Alabama, Georgia, and Florida, 1999-2001

BlackWhiteBoth races
LocalizedLate/MissingAll casesLocalizedLate/MissingAll casesAll cases
No. (%)No. (%)No.Incidence*No. (%)No. (%)No.Incidence*No.Incidence*
State
    Alabama1,343 (80)326 (20)1,669158.274,006 (85)688 (15)4,69497.366,363108.47
    Florida3,164 (71)1,290 (29)4,454239.0727,958 (75)9,375 (25)37,333147.5141,787154.21
    Georgia2,736 (75)898 (25)3,634221.497,325 (82)1,570 (18)8,895130.7312,529148.3
    Tennessee608 (71)253 (29)861117.843,953 (80)975 (20)4,92874.385,78978.8
Diagnosis year
    19992,442 (72)931 (28)3,373191.6114,417 (77)4,374 (23)18,791129.6722,164136.76
    20002,662 (73)960 (27)3,622204.6914,777 (77)4,417 (23)19,194132.8822,816141.11
    20012,747 (76)876 (24)3,623204.2814,048 (79)3,817 (21)17,865123.6921,488132.88
Total7,851 (74)2,767 (26)10,618200.1943,242 (77)12,608 (23)55,850128.7466,468136.9
  • *Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000.

  • *Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000.