TABLE 1

Incidence of Cancers and Mortality in U.S. Adults and Children (All Races, per 100,000)

AdultsChildren
Cancer typeIncidenceDeath (%)IncidenceDeath (%)
Breast13019NRNR
Colorectal5831NRNR
Lung7186NRNR
Prostate17020NRNR
Stomach1040NRNR
Pancreatic1096NRNR
Urogenital (female)4736NRNR
Leukemia11644.227
Lymphoma20301.617
Central nervous system6682.836
NeuroblastomaNRNR0.940
Soft-tissue sarcoma2.9370.836
Bone0.8460.639
  • NR = not reported.

  • Data are from Cancer Facts and Figures, 2007 (American Cancer Society).