Table 2 : Age-adjusted mortality rates of pancreatic cancer in the SEER 17 southern and total states (2000-2008).


  Southern United States Total United States
Variable of Interest Number of
Deaths
Mortality
Rate*
95%CI
(Upper CI, Lower CI)
Total Number of
Deaths
Mortality
Rate*
95%CI
(Upper CI, Lower CI)
Total

Overall 10,727 25.5 25.0, 25.9 45,635,577 285,696 24.7 24.6, 24.8 1,164,952,027

Age at death                

    40-49 552 3.3 (3.1, 3.6) 16,331,784 11,930 2.9 (2.9, 3.0) 398,991,966
    50-59 1,554 11.8 (11.2, 12.4) 13,080,181 37,812 11.6 (11.5, 11.7) 323,246,269
    60-69 2,514 32.2 (30.9, 33.5) 7,941,016 62,739 30.9 (30.7, 31.2) 204,842,095
    70-79 3,259 62.6 (60.5,64.8) 5,217,377 87,502 60.1 (59.7, 60.5) 145,397,271
    80+ 2,848 93.0 (89.6,96.5) 3,065,219 85,713 92.7 (92.1, 93.3) 92,474,426

Gender                

    Male 5,273 29.5 (28.7, 30.4) 21,236,132 140,680 28.5 (28.3, 28.7) 46,801,936
    Female 5,454 22.2 (21.6, 22.8) 24,399,445 145,016 21.6 (21.5, 21.7) 618,150,091

Race                

    White 8,246 24.1 (23.6, 24.6) 35,214,875 245,327 24.3 (24.2, 24.4) 984,932,912
    Black 2,394 32.9 (31.6, 34.3) 9,422,465 33,109 32.0 (31.6, 32.3) 124,308,537
    American Indians/Alaskan Natives 17 14.3 (8.0, 23.4) 171,821 1,064 15.2 (14.2, 16.2) 9,509,224
    Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders 70 15.6 (11.7, 20.2) 826,416 6,196 17.3 (16.8, 17.7) 46,201,354

*Mortality rates are per 100,000 and age-adjusted to 2000 US standard population; rates calculated for persons 40 years and older.

Subi Gandhi Journal of Cancer Therapeutics and Research  2017 6:3DOI : 10.7243/2049-7962-6-3