FIGURE 2 Annual Age-adjusted Cancer Incidence and Death Rates* for All Sites by Sex, United States, 1975 to 2004.
*Rates are age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population. Incidence rates are adjusted for delays in reporting.
Source: Incidence—Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) program, (www.seer.cancer.gov). Delay-Adjusted Incidence database: "SEER Incidence Delay-Adjusted Rates, 9 Registries, 1975–2004." National Cancer Institute, DCCPS, Surveillance Research Program, Statistical Research and Applications Branch, released April 2007, based on the November 2006 SEER data submission. Mortality—US Mortality Data, 1960 to 2004, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2006.