Table 3.

AAPCa for American Indian/Alaska Native Persons compared with non-Hispanic white persons, by sex: PRCDA counties, United States, 1999 to 2015

MaleFemale
AI/AN AAPCWhite AAPCAI/AN AAPCWhite AAPC
Cancer sites
 All sites−0.4−1.4b0.5−0.3
 Lung−0.3−2.3b−0.6b0.0
 Colorectal cancer−1.1b−3.3b−0.5−2.4b
 Prostate−4.0b−4.0bNANA
 BreastNANA0.9b−0.6
 Kidney2.4b1.8b1.6b1.7b
 Liver3.3b3.5b4.2b2.5b
 Stomach−1.6b−1.5b−1.3−1.5
 CervicalNANA0.0−1.2b
  • NOTE: Joinpoint analyses are based on rates per 100,000 persons and were age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population (11 age groups; census P25-1130); Joinpoint Regression Program, Version 4.0.1. January 2013; Statistical Research and Applications Branch, NCI, Bethesda, MD. Analyses are limited to persons of non-Hispanic origin. AI/AN race is reported through linkage with the Indian Health Service patient registration database.

  • aAAPC is based on rates that were age-adjusted to the 2000 U.S. standard population (11 age groups, Census P25-1130).

  • bTwo-sided P < 0.05.