Table 2.

Incident primary cancer cases and deaths from cancer as the underlying cause, ARIC Study, 1987–2012

SiteICDO-31st/co-1st2ndSubsequentTotalMortality
Head/neckC0.0-C14.960837116
ColonC18.0, C18.2-C18.9, C19.9327334364109
RectalC20.959516515
PancreasC25.0-C25.9109162127120
LiverC22.026002624
StomachC16.0-C16.9611807941
Other digestiveC15.0-C17.9, C18.1, C22.0-C24.9, C26.0-C26.910117312170
Lung and bronchusC34.0-C34.962410915748526
Other respiratoryC30.0-C33.933724212
Hematopoietic/lymphaticC42.0-C42.4311616378177
MelanomaC44.0-C44.910621313014
Breast (female and male)C50.0-C50.9618717696112
CervicalC53.0-C53.92310243
EndometrialC54.0-C54.910913012210
OvarianC56.962216513
ProstateC61.983450388791
KidneyC64.9-C66.914231517842
BladderC67.0-C67.918939623436
Brain and other CNSC70.0-C72.99014010437
ThyroidC73.92850334
Unspecified siteC80.9761519285
Other sitesAll remaining140143157103
Total4,128a550654,7431,660
  • aOf these, 4,107 are unique participants and of these 4,100 are either black or white participants.