Cancer Death Rates* by Sex,
*Age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population.
Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) Program (www.seer.cancer.gov) SEER*Stat Database: Mortality -
All COD, Public-Use With State, Total U.S. (1969-2004), National Cancer
Institute, DCCPS, Surveillance Research
Program, Cancer Statistics Branch, released April 2007. Underlying mortality
data provided by NCHS (www.cdc.gov/nchs).