Cancer Deaths for Municipality of Anchorage

2007-2009
  DEATHS CRUDE RATE1 AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
AK DEATHS AK CRUDE RATE1 AK AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
CAUSE OF DEATH 1014 118.3 177.7 2584 126.0 182.9
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS (C00-C97)
__ LIP, ORAL CAVITY, AND PHARYNX (C00-C14) 8 9* 1.1* 24 1.2 1.5
__ ESOPHAGUS (C15) 15 1.7* 2.7* 65 3.2 4.2
__ STOMACH (C16) 20 2.3 3.6 65 3.2 4.5
__ COLON, RECTUM, AND ANUS (C18-C21) 83 9.7 14.5 236 11.5 17.5
__ LIVER AND INTRAHEPATIC BILE DUCTS (C22) 45 5.2 6.1 94 4.6 5.7
__ PANCREAS (C25) 71 8.3 13.6 167 8.1 11.4
__ LARYNX (C32) 3 ** ** 14 7* 1.1*
__ TRACHEA, BRONCHUS, AND LUNG (C33-C34) 311 36.3 54.9 771 37.6 55.0
__ SKIN (C43) 15 1.7* 2.3* 36 1.8 2.1
__ BREAST (C50)3 78 18.2 23.7 187 18.6 24.0
__ CERVICAL (C53)3 11 2.6* 2.7* 21 2.1 2.4
__ UTERINE (C54-C55)3 6 1.4* 1.9* 14 1.4* 1.8*
__ OVARIAN (C56)3 24 5.6 0 54 5.4 7.1
__ PROSTATE (C61)4 29 6.8 13.4 104 9.9 21.0
__ KIDNEY AND RENAL PELVIS (C64-C65) 29 3.4 5.1 65 3.2 4.8
__ BLADDER (C67) 14 1.6* 3.5* 40 2.0 3.5
__ BRAIN (C70-C72) 31 3.6 4.7 71 3.5 4.3
__ LYMPHOID & HEMATOPOIETIC (C81-C96) 96 11.2 19.0 209 10.2 15.5
______ HODGKIN'S DISEASE (C81) 2 ** ** 3 ** **
______ NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA (C82-C85) 38 4.4 7.7 83 4.0 6.3
______ LEUKEMIA (C91-C95) 42 4.9 7.8 88 4.3 6.4
______ MULTIPLE MYELOMA (C88, C90) 14 1.6* 3.2* 35 1.7 2.6
__ ALL OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED CANCERS 125 14.6 21.5 347 16.9 24.4
BENIGN NEOPLASMS (D00-D48) 16 1.9* 3.6* 38 1.9 3.2
TOTAL DEATHS FOR ALL CAUSES 4065 474.1 725.0 10572 515.6 764.3
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Breast, cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancer rates per 100,000 female population.
4 Prostate cancer rates per 100,000 male population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Cancer Deaths for Municipality of Anchorage

2006-2008
  DEATHS CRUDE RATE1 AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
AK DEATHS AK CRUDE RATE1 AK AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
CAUSE OF DEATH 976 114.8 177.7 2474 121.9 180.7
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS (C00-C97)
__ LIP, ORAL CAVITY, AND PHARYNX (C00-C14) 12 1.4* 1.7* 30 1.5 2.0
__ ESOPHAGUS (C15) 23 2.7 3.8 75 3.7 4.8
__ STOMACH (C16) 18 2.1* 3.1* 58 2.9 3.8
__ COLON, RECTUM, AND ANUS (C18-C21) 75 8.8 14.2 228 11.2 18.0
__ LIVER AND INTRAHEPATIC BILE DUCTS (C22) 38 4.5 5.6 85 4.2 5.4
__ PANCREAS (C25) 67 7.9 13.3 158 7.8 11.7
__ LARYNX (C32) 3 ** ** 10 5* 8*
__ TRACHEA, BRONCHUS, AND LUNG (C33-C34) 291 34.2 53.8 711 35.0 52.1
__ SKIN (C43) 13 1.5* 2.1* 33 1.6 2.0
__ BREAST (C50)3 82 19.4 24.1 188 19.0 23.6
__ CERVICAL (C53)3 13 3.1* 3.4* 24 2.4 2.9
__ UTERINE (C54-C55)3 8 1.9* 2.5* 18 1.8* 2.3*
__ OVARIAN (C56)3 22 5.2 0 56 5.6 7.5
__ PROSTATE (C61)4 26 6.1 12.1 94 9.1 19.6
__ KIDNEY AND RENAL PELVIS (C64-C65) 23 2.7 4.6 55 2.7 4.2
__ BLADDER (C67) 18 2.1* 4.3* 46 2.3 3.9
__ BRAIN (C70-C72) 29 3.4 4.7 65 3.2 4.2
__ LYMPHOID & HEMATOPOIETIC (C81-C96) 94 11.1 19.7 215 10.6 16.7
______ HODGKIN'S DISEASE (C81) 2 ** ** 4 ** **
______ NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA (C82-C85) 34 4.0 7.6 80 3.9 6.4
______ LEUKEMIA (C91-C95) 48 5.6 9.3 96 4.7 7.4
______ MULTIPLE MYELOMA (C88, C90) 10 1.2* 2.4* 35 1.7 2.6
__ ALL OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED CANCERS 121 14.2 21.5 325 16.0 23.7
BENIGN NEOPLASMS (D00-D48) 21 2.5 4.4 48 2.4 4.2
TOTAL DEATHS FOR ALL CAUSES 3967 466.6 739.6 10317 508.4 773.3
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Breast, cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancer rates per 100,000 female population.
4 Prostate cancer rates per 100,000 male population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Cancer Deaths for Municipality of Anchorage

2005-2007
  DEATHS CRUDE RATE1 AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
AK DEATHS AK CRUDE RATE1 AK AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
CAUSE OF DEATH 920 108.9 171.7 2341 116.4 177.0
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS (C00-C97)
__ LIP, ORAL CAVITY, AND PHARYNX (C00-C14) 16 1.9* 2.6* 29 1.4 1.9
__ ESOPHAGUS (C15) 23 2.7 3.5 72 3.6 4.5
__ STOMACH (C16) 16 1.9* 2.5* 58 2.9 3.8
__ COLON, RECTUM, AND ANUS (C18-C21) 67 7.9 13.2 210 10.4 17.1
__ LIVER AND INTRAHEPATIC BILE DUCTS (C22) 31 3.7 5.0 73 3.6 5.0
__ PANCREAS (C25) 53 6.3 10.9 130 6.5 10.2
__ LARYNX (C32) 3 ** ** 8 4* 6*
__ TRACHEA, BRONCHUS, AND LUNG (C33-C34) 282 33.4 54.4 667 33.2 51.1
__ SKIN (C43) 13 1.5* 2.1* 34 1.7 2.1
__ BREAST (C50)3 85 20.3 25.6 187 19.1 23.9
__ CERVICAL (C53)3 7 1.7* 2.2* 16 1.6* 2.1*
__ UTERINE (C54-C55)3 6 1.4* 1.8* 15 1.5* 1.9*
__ OVARIAN (C56)3 18 4.3* 0 57 5.8 7.5
__ PROSTATE (C61)4 30 7.1 16.0 90 8.7 20.1
__ KIDNEY AND RENAL PELVIS (C64-C65) 23 2.7 5.0 53 2.6 4.2
__ BLADDER (C67) 16 1.9* 3.7* 39 1.9 3.2
__ BRAIN (C70-C72) 26 3.1 4.5 59 2.9 4.1
__ LYMPHOID & HEMATOPOIETIC (C81-C96) 82 9.7 17.3 221 11.0 17.8
______ HODGKIN'S DISEASE (C81) 2 ** ** 3 ** **
______ NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA (C82-C85) 25 3.0 5.8 78 3.9 6.4
______ LEUKEMIA (C91-C95) 46 5.4 9.0 103 5.1 8.3
______ MULTIPLE MYELOMA (C88, C90) 9 1.1* 2.3* 37 1.8 2.9
__ ALL OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED CANCERS 123 14.6 21.2 323 16.1 24.4
BENIGN NEOPLASMS (D00-D48) 25 3.0 5.5 58 2.9 5.2
TOTAL DEATHS FOR ALL CAUSES 3867 457.8 742.9 9987 496.5 773.6
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Breast, cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancer rates per 100,000 female population.
4 Prostate cancer rates per 100,000 male population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Cancer Deaths for Municipality of Anchorage

2004-2006
  DEATHS CRUDE RATE1 AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
AK DEATHS AK CRUDE RATE1 AK AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
CAUSE OF DEATH 852 101.5 166.7 2227 111.7 176.9
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS (C00-C97)
__ LIP, ORAL CAVITY, AND PHARYNX (C00-C14) 19 2.3* 3.4* 35 1.8 2.5
__ ESOPHAGUS (C15) 23 2.7 3.5 69 3.5 4.7
__ STOMACH (C16) 18 2.1* 3.5* 57 2.9 4.2
__ COLON, RECTUM, AND ANUS (C18-C21) 59 7.0 12.4 186 9.3 16.1
__ LIVER AND INTRAHEPATIC BILE DUCTS (C22) 40 4.8 7.6 84 4.2 6.2
__ PANCREAS (C25) 46 5.5 9.8 123 6.2 10.4
__ LARYNX (C32) 3 ** ** 7 4* 5*
__ TRACHEA, BRONCHUS, AND LUNG (C33-C34) 255 30.4 51.6 643 32.3 51.5
__ SKIN (C43) 10 1.2* 1.6* 33 1.7 2.2
__ BREAST (C50)3 70 16.8 22.2 162 16.7 21.4
__ CERVICAL (C53)3 5 ** ** 13 1.3* 1.5*
__ UTERINE (C54-C55)3 4 ** ** 14 1.4* 2.1*
__ OVARIAN (C56)3 18 4.3* 0 46 4.7 6.6
__ PROSTATE (C61)4 32 7.6 19.3 93 9.1 21.8
__ KIDNEY AND RENAL PELVIS (C64-C65) 17 2.0* 3.5* 46 2.3 3.5
__ BLADDER (C67) 16 1.9* 3.7* 46 2.3 4.2
__ BRAIN (C70-C72) 28 3.3 4.4 63 3.2 4.2
__ LYMPHOID & HEMATOPOIETIC (C81-C96) 76 9.1 15.6 213 10.7 17.5
______ HODGKIN'S DISEASE (C81) 2 ** ** 4 ** **
______ NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA (C82-C85) 21 2.5 4.8 73 3.7 6.1
______ LEUKEMIA (C91-C95) 41 4.9 7.8 94 4.7 7.6
______ MULTIPLE MYELOMA (C88, C90) 12 1.4* 2.7* 42 2.1 3.6
__ ALL OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED CANCERS 113 13.5 21.0 294 14.8 23.5
BENIGN NEOPLASMS (D00-D48) 30 3.6 7.2 67 3.4 6.2
TOTAL DEATHS FOR ALL CAUSES 3635 432.9 720.0 9572 480.3 765.4
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Breast, cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancer rates per 100,000 female population.
4 Prostate cancer rates per 100,000 male population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Cancer Deaths for Municipality of Anchorage

2003-2005
  DEATHS CRUDE RATE1 AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
AK DEATHS AK CRUDE RATE1 AK AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
CAUSE OF DEATH 836 100.8 166.4 2178 110.6 180.2
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS (C00-C97)
__ LIP, ORAL CAVITY, AND PHARYNX (C00-C14) 19 2.3* 3.8* 42 2.1 3.2
__ ESOPHAGUS (C15) 23 2.8 3.9 65 3.3 4.8
__ STOMACH (C16) 19 2.3* 3.9* 54 2.7 4.4
__ COLON, RECTUM, AND ANUS (C18-C21) 60 7.2 12.3 184 9.3 16.5
__ LIVER AND INTRAHEPATIC BILE DUCTS (C22) 43 5.2 8.8 88 4.5 7.0
__ PANCREAS (C25) 45 5.4 9.2 115 5.8 10.0
__ LARYNX (C32) 3 ** ** 4 ** **
__ TRACHEA, BRONCHUS, AND LUNG (C33-C34) 256 30.9 52.9 653 33.2 54.7
__ SKIN (C43) 13 1.6* 1.8* 30 1.5 2.1
__ BREAST (C50)3 57 13.9 18.5 143 14.9 19.7
__ CERVICAL (C53)3 5 ** ** 15 1.6* 1.9*
__ UTERINE (C54-C55)3 3 ** ** 12 1.3* 2.0*
__ OVARIAN (C56)3 14 3.4* 0 36 3.8 5.2
__ PROSTATE (C61)4 33 7.9 21.8 86 8.5 21.3
__ KIDNEY AND RENAL PELVIS (C64-C65) 16 1.9* 3.3* 51 2.6 4.2
__ BLADDER (C67) 17 2.0* 4.0* 50 2.5 5.0
__ BRAIN (C70-C72) 27 3.3 4.3 63 3.2 4.3
__ LYMPHOID & HEMATOPOIETIC (C81-C96) 74 8.9 13.9 199 10.1 16.2
______ HODGKIN'S DISEASE (C81) 5 ** ** 8 4* 5*
______ NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA (C82-C85) 24 2.9 4.7 71 3.6 5.7
______ LEUKEMIA (C91-C95) 32 3.9 5.8 80 4.1 6.5
______ MULTIPLE MYELOMA (C88, C90) 13 1.6* 2.7* 40 2.0 3.4
__ ALL OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED CANCERS 109 13.1 20.7 288 14.6 23.5
BENIGN NEOPLASMS (D00-D48) 28 3.4 7.1 57 2.9 5.8
TOTAL DEATHS FOR ALL CAUSES 3586 432.4 727.1 9404 477.4 779.7
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Breast, cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancer rates per 100,000 female population.
4 Prostate cancer rates per 100,000 male population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Cancer Deaths for Municipality of Anchorage

2002-2004
  DEATHS CRUDE RATE1 AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
AK DEATHS AK CRUDE RATE1 AK AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
CAUSE OF DEATH 851 103.9 179.8 2167 111.4 186.9
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS (C00-C97)
__ LIP, ORAL CAVITY, AND PHARYNX (C00-C14) 17 2.1* 3.4* 40 2.1 3.2
__ ESOPHAGUS (C15) 23 2.8 4.5 61 3.1 5.4
__ STOMACH (C16) 26 3.2 5.7 61 3.1 5.3
__ COLON, RECTUM, AND ANUS (C18-C21) 68 8.3 14.0 194 10.0 17.6
__ LIVER AND INTRAHEPATIC BILE DUCTS (C22) 43 5.3 8.9 84 4.3 6.8
__ PANCREAS (C25) 53 6.5 10.5 123 6.3 10.3
__ LARYNX (C32) 3 ** ** 5 ** **
__ TRACHEA, BRONCHUS, AND LUNG (C33-C34) 243 29.7 53.2 638 32.8 55.1
__ SKIN (C43) 15 1.8* 2.4* 30 1.5 2.0
__ BREAST (C50)3 56 13.8 19.0 144 15.2 20.8
__ CERVICAL (C53)3 6 1.5* 2.2* 18 1.9* 2.4*
__ UTERINE (C54-C55)3 5 ** ** 20 2.1 3.4
__ OVARIAN (C56)3 19 4.7* 0 36 3.8 5.5
__ PROSTATE (C61)4 33 8.0 24.7 92 9.2 25.5
__ KIDNEY AND RENAL PELVIS (C64-C65) 15 1.8* 3.2* 47 2.4 4.2
__ BLADDER (C67) 18 2.2* 4.7* 49 2.5 5.4
__ BRAIN (C70-C72) 28 3.4 4.4 63 3.2 4.3
__ LYMPHOID & HEMATOPOIETIC (C81-C96) 75 9.2 15.3 190 9.8 15.9
______ HODGKIN'S DISEASE (C81) 6 7* 1.0* 10 5* 8*
______ NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA (C82-C85) 23 2.8 4.8 71 3.6 5.9
______ LEUKEMIA (C91-C95) 33 4.0 7.0 68 3.5 5.8
______ MULTIPLE MYELOMA (C88, C90) 13 1.6* 2.5* 41 2.1 3.4
__ ALL OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED CANCERS 105 12.8 22.7 272 14.0 23.6
BENIGN NEOPLASMS (D00-D48) 24 2.9 6.3 50 2.6 5.3
TOTAL DEATHS FOR ALL CAUSES 3561 434.9 745.7 9274 476.6 794.4
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Breast, cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancer rates per 100,000 female population.
4 Prostate cancer rates per 100,000 male population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Cancer Deaths for Municipality of Anchorage

2001-2003
  DEATHS CRUDE RATE1 AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
AK DEATHS AK CRUDE RATE1 AK AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
CAUSE OF DEATH 854 106.0 186.4 2124 110.6 189.9
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS (C00-C97)
__ LIP, ORAL CAVITY, AND PHARYNX (C00-C14) 18 2.2* 3.9* 42 2.2 3.8
__ ESOPHAGUS (C15) 20 2.5 4.4 59 3.1 5.5
__ STOMACH (C16) 27 3.4 6.2 62 3.2 5.9
__ COLON, RECTUM, AND ANUS (C18-C21) 70 8.7 15.1 213 11.1 19.7
__ LIVER AND INTRAHEPATIC BILE DUCTS (C22) 40 5.0 7.9 76 4.0 6.2
__ PANCREAS (C25) 54 6.7 11.1 122 6.4 10.5
__ LARYNX (C32) 2 ** ** 5 ** **
__ TRACHEA, BRONCHUS, AND LUNG (C33-C34) 241 29.9 53.8 606 31.6 54.0
__ SKIN (C43) 13 1.6* 2.0* 23 1.2 1.4
__ BREAST (C50)3 61 15.3 21.3 146 15.7 21.9
__ CERVICAL (C53)3 6 1.5* 2.4* 17 1.8* 2.4*
__ UTERINE (C54-C55)3 7 1.8* 3.0* 18 1.9* 3.2*
__ OVARIAN (C56)3 21 5.3 0 39 4.2 6.0
__ PROSTATE (C61)4 31 7.6 24.3 91 9.2 25.9
__ KIDNEY AND RENAL PELVIS (C64-C65) 16 2.0* 3.7* 45 2.3 4.2
__ BLADDER (C67) 18 2.2* 5.3* 46 2.4 5.3
__ BRAIN (C70-C72) 28 3.5 4.1 60 3.1 4.3
__ LYMPHOID & HEMATOPOIETIC (C81-C96) 79 9.8 17.0 195 10.2 17.3
______ HODGKIN'S DISEASE (C81) 6 7* 1.1* 10 5* 8*
______ NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA (C82-C85) 29 3.6 6.2 77 4.0 6.7
______ LEUKEMIA (C91-C95) 30 3.7 6.7 65 3.4 6.0
______ MULTIPLE MYELOMA (C88, C90) 14 1.7* 3.1* 43 2.2 3.8
__ ALL OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED CANCERS 102 12.7 23.3 259 13.5 23.4
BENIGN NEOPLASMS (D00-D48) 23 2.9 6.7 47 2.4 5.3
TOTAL DEATHS FOR ALL CAUSES 3583 444.6 782.7 9213 479.7 825.4
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Breast, cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancer rates per 100,000 female population.
4 Prostate cancer rates per 100,000 male population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Cancer Deaths for Municipality of Anchorage

2000-2002
  DEATHS CRUDE RATE1 AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
AK DEATHS AK CRUDE RATE1 AK AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
CAUSE OF DEATH 845 106.6 191.7 2100 110.5 196.9
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS (C00-C97)
__ LIP, ORAL CAVITY, AND PHARYNX (C00-C14) 15 1.9* 3.3* 46 2.4 4.0
__ ESOPHAGUS (C15) 17 2.1* 3.6* 56 2.9 5.3
__ STOMACH (C16) 23 2.9 5.9 57 3.0 5.8
__ COLON, RECTUM, AND ANUS (C18-C21) 66 8.3 15.2 211 11.1 21.3
__ LIVER AND INTRAHEPATIC BILE DUCTS (C22) 41 5.2 8.0 71 3.7 6.0
__ PANCREAS (C25) 46 5.8 9.4 113 5.9 9.7
__ LARYNX (C32) 1 ** ** 6 3* 6*
__ TRACHEA, BRONCHUS, AND LUNG (C33-C34) 242 30.5 56.0 599 31.5 55.3
__ SKIN (C43) 12 1.5* 2.2* 23 1.2 1.5
__ BREAST (C50)3 70 17.9 24.9 153 16.6 23.5
__ CERVICAL (C53)3 7 1.8* 1.9* 14 1.5* 1.7*
__ UTERINE (C54-C55)3 10 2.6* 4.0* 21 2.3 3.8
__ OVARIAN (C56)3 27 6.9 0 47 5.1 7.6
__ PROSTATE (C61)4 35 8.7 31.3 101 10.3 31.8
__ KIDNEY AND RENAL PELVIS (C64-C65) 19 2.4* 4.0* 45 2.4 3.8
__ BLADDER (C67) 13 1.6* 4.2* 38 2.0 4.8
__ BRAIN (C70-C72) 28 3.5 3.8 54 2.8 3.7
__ LYMPHOID & HEMATOPOIETIC (C81-C96) 78 9.8 18.5 200 10.5 19.2
______ HODGKIN'S DISEASE (C81) 3 ** ** 6 3* 5*
______ NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA (C82-C85) 29 3.7 6.8 85 4.5 8.0
______ LEUKEMIA (C91-C95) 32 4.0 7.8 67 3.5 6.7
______ MULTIPLE MYELOMA (C88, C90) 14 1.8* 3.2* 42 2.2 4.0
__ ALL OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED CANCERS 95 12.0 23.3 245 12.9 24.0
BENIGN NEOPLASMS (D00-D48) 21 2.6 6.7 46 2.4 5.3
TOTAL DEATHS FOR ALL CAUSES 3426 432.0 786.3 8950 471.1 836.1
1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Breast, cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancer rates per 100,000 female population.
4 Prostate cancer rates per 100,000 male population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11

 


Cancer Deaths for Municipality of Anchorage

1999-2001
  DEATHS CRUDE RATE1 AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
AK DEATHS AK CRUDE RATE1 AK AGE-ADJUSTED
RATE2
CAUSE OF DEATH 760 96.9 180.9 2010 106.9 197.8
MALIGNANT NEOPLASMS (C00-C97)
__ LIP, ORAL CAVITY, AND PHARYNX (C00-C14) 11 1.4* 2.7* 43 2.3 3.9
__ ESOPHAGUS (C15) 13 1.7* 2.8* 51 2.7 4.5
__ STOMACH (C16) 19 2.4* 5.0* 56 3.0 5.8
__ COLON, RECTUM, AND ANUS (C18-C21) 54 6.9 14.8 203 10.8 22.4
__ LIVER AND INTRAHEPATIC BILE DUCTS (C22) 34 4.3 7.1 66 3.5 5.9
__ PANCREAS (C25) 42 5.4 10.5 111 5.9 10.7
__ LARYNX (C32) 0 0.0 0.0 6 3* 6*
__ TRACHEA, BRONCHUS, AND LUNG (C33-C34) 218 27.8 52.6 579 30.8 56.2
__ SKIN (C43) 7 9* 1.1* 18 1.0* 1.3*
__ BREAST (C50)3 73 18.9 26.9 149 16.4 23.7
__ CERVICAL (C53)3 8 2.1* 2.6* 14 1.5* 1.8*
__ UTERINE (C54-C55)3 9 2.3* 3.6* 13 1.4* 2.3*
__ OVARIAN (C56)3 21 5.4 0 37 4.1 6.4
__ PROSTATE (C61)4 27 6.8 25.3 82 8.4 25.9
__ KIDNEY AND RENAL PELVIS (C64-C65) 19 2.4* 4.3* 49 2.6 4.5
__ BLADDER (C67) 12 1.5* 4.1* 35 1.9 5.0
__ BRAIN (C70-C72) 27 3.4 4.2 54 2.9 3.8
__ LYMPHOID & HEMATOPOIETIC (C81-C96) 81 10.3 19.9 194 10.3 19.7
______ HODGKIN'S DISEASE (C81) 1 ** ** 5 ** **
______ NON-HODGKIN'S LYMPHOMA (C82-C85) 30 3.8 6.9 78 4.1 7.7
______ LEUKEMIA (C91-C95) 31 4.0 7.9 66 3.5 6.9
______ MULTIPLE MYELOMA (C88, C90) 19 2.4* 4.9* 45 2.4 4.8
__ ALL OTHER AND UNSPECIFIED CANCERS 85 10.8 20.1 250 13.3 25.1
BENIGN NEOPLASMS (D00-D48) 23 2.9 7.7 54 2.9 6.6
TOTAL DEATHS FOR ALL CAUSES 3206 408.6 790.4 8611 457.8 858.9

1 Crude rates are per 100,000 population.
2 Age-Adjusted rates are per 100,000 U.S. year 2000 standard population.
3 Breast, cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancer rates per 100,000 female population.
4 Prostate cancer rates per 100,000 male population.
* Rates based on fewer than 20 occurrences are statistically unreliable and should be used with caution.
**Rates based on fewer than 6 occurrences are not reported.
The Alaska Bureau of Vital Statistics
Last updated: 10/27/11