Table 3.

APCa in gallbladder cancer incidence and death ratesb by sex, racial and ethnic group, and age, United States, 1999–2011

IncidenceMortality
Joinpoint segmentsYears in segmentAPCRates at beginning and end of segmentJoinpoint segmentsYears in segmentAPCRates at beginning and end of segment
Overall11999–2011−0.4c(1.23–1.14)11999–2011−1.4c(0.75–0.61)
Sex
 Males11999–20110.0(0.86–0.84)21999–2006−1.7c(0.52–0.45)
2006–20111.0(0.45–0.48)
 Females11999–2011−0.5c(1.52–1.38)11999–2011−1.7c(0.93–0.72)
Race/ethnicity
 Non-Hispanic white11999–2011−0.9c(1.10–0.95)11999–2011−2.0c(0.68–0.52)
 Non-Hispanic black11999–20112.2c(1.40–1.79)11999–20110.8(0.87–0.93)
 Non-Hispanic AI/AN (CHSDA only)11999–2011−1.6(4.17–2.67)11999–2011−3.0(2.49–1.90)
 Non-Hispanic API11999–2011−1.5c(1.48–1.30)11999–2011−0.7(0.90–0.76)
 Hispanic11999–2011−1.8c(2.54–1.95)21999–2004−7.4c(1.43–0.95)
2004–20110.9(0.95–1.03)
Age, years
 <4511999–20112.4c(0.04–0.06)11999–2011−0.6(0.02–0.02)
 45–5411999–20110.3(0.67–0.70)11999–2011−1.6(0.35–0.33)
 55–6411999–2011−0.6(2.25–2.02)21999–2001−8.7(1.30–1.09)
2001–2011−0.7(1.09–1.02)
 65–7421999–2001−4.6(5.31–4.81)11999–2011−1.0c(3.00–2.54)
2001–20110.0(4.81–4.74)
 75–8411999–2011−0.6(8.69–8.00)11999–2011−1.8c(5.61–4.36)
 ≥8511999–2011−0.9c(11.74–9.93)11999–2011−1.3c(8.31–6.77)
  • aAPC was calculated using joinpoint regression.

  • bPer 100,000 persons, age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population.

  • cAPC was significantly different than 0 (P < 0.05).