Table 3.

Mortality rate ratios for selected cancers, Florida (2008–2012)

NHWAll HispanicMexicanPuerto RicanCubanCentral AmericanSouth AmericanDominican
ReferentRR (95% CI)RR (95% CI)RR (95% CI)RR (95% CI)RR (95% CI)RR (95% CI)RR (95% CI)
Male
 Lung1.000.58 (0.53–0.63)0.35 (0.29–0.43)0.52 (0.47–0.57)0.80 (0.76–0.83)0.28 (0.22–0.35)0.37 (0.32–0.41)0.38 (0.29–0.49)
 Prostate1.001.12 (1.05–1.19)0.75 (0.55–1.04)1.04 (0.90–1.19)1.15 (1.07–1.25)1.10 (0.83–1.46)1.16 (0.98–1.36)1.87 (1.43–2.46)
 Colon and rectum1.000.96 (0.87–1.07)0.61 (0.46–0.81)1.04 (0.90–1.20)1.12 (1.00–1.26)0.71 (0.54–0.94)0.74 (0.61–0.88)0.65 (0.43–0.96)
 Pancreas1.000.82 (0.76–0.88)0.59 (0.42–0.83)0.69 (0.57–0.82)0.92 (0.84–1.02)0.70 (0.51–0.97)0.81 (0.67–0.98)0.62 (0.39–0.98)
 Liver1.001.08 (0.93–1.25)1.26 (0.92–1.74)1.63 (1.30–2.04)0.91 (0.74–1.13)0.86 (0.59–1.26)0.77 (0.58–1.03)1.01 (0.64–1.59)
 Stomach1.001.84 (1.65–2.06)1.53 (0.99–2.35)1.78 (1.40–2.27)1.42 (1.21–1.68)3.22 (2.35–4.40)3.18 (2.59–3.90)1.33 (0.69–2.56)
 All sites1.000.70 (0.65–0.76)0.54 (0.48–0.62)0.71 (0.64–0.80)0.78 (0.71–0.86)0.54 (0.47–0.62)0.57 (0.51–0.64)0.57 (0.49–0.67)
Female
 Breast1.000.75 (0.71–0.79)0.52 (0.40–0.68)0.79 (0.71–0.89)0.83 (0.77–0.89)0.66 (0.55–0.80)0.59 (0.52–0.68)0.76 (0.60–0.97)
 Lung1.000.33 (0.30–0.36)0.20 (0.15–0.28)0.35 (0.31–0.40)0.37 (0.34–0.40)0.27 (0.22–0.33)0.29 (0.25–0.33)0.32 (0.24–0.42)
 Colon and rectum1.000.98 (0.92–1.04)0.55 (0.38–0.80)0.91 (0.79–1.06)1.13 (1.04–1.23)0.86 (0.68–1.09)0.69 (0.57–0.82)0.85 (0.62–1.18)
 Pancreas1.000.81 (0.75–0.88)0.74 (0.51–1.07)0.70 (0.58–0.84)0.88 (0.79–0.97)0.64 (0.47–0.88)0.83 (0.69–1.00)0.85 (0.59–1.22)
 Ovary1.000.77 (0.70–0.84)0.55 (0.35–0.86)0.66 (0.53–0.81)0.80 (0.71–0.90)0.95 (0.73–1.24)0.84 (0.69–1.02)0.50 (0.30–0.83)
 Liver1.001.39 (1.24–1.55)1.75 (1.14–2.69)1.62 (1.28–2.05)1.20 (1.00–1.44)1.94 (1.40–2.69)1.26 (0.96–1.66)0.90 (0.48–1.68)
 Endometrium1.001.11 (0.99–1.23)0.54 (0.28–1.05)1.16 (0.92–1.46)1.22 (1.06–1.41)0.99 (0.67–1.45)0.95 (0.73–1.25)1.01 (0.60–1.72)
 Stomach1.001.86 (1.63–2.12)1.97 (1.16–3.35)2.16 (1.66–2.80)1.36 (1.12–1.66)2.52 (1.72–3.68)3.19 (2.53–4.03)0.67 (0.25–1.78)
 Cervix1.000.97 (0.84–1.13)0.80 (0.45–1.42)1.34 (1.02–1.75)0.89 (0.70–1.13)1.24 (0.84–1.84)0.81 (0.57–1.13)0.82 (0.41–1.64)
 All sites1.000.67 (0.62–0.71)0.55 (0.49–0.62)0.68 (0.63–0.72)0.70 (0.66–0.74)0.65 (0.60–0.71)0.62 (0.58–0.67)0.60 (0.53–0.67)
  • NOTE: Mortality rate ratios adjusted for age group; obtained by negative binomial regression. All sites include all malignant neoplasms, not just those specified above.