PowerPoint Presentation - Prostate Cancer Outcomes by Race &Treatment Site

African Americans are twice as likely than Whites
to die of prostate cancer.
Note: Data are age adjusted to the 2000 standard population. SOURCE:National Cancer Institute, Surveillence, Epidemiology,
and End Results (SEER) Program; National Vital Statistics System--Mortality, NCHS, CDC.
Prostate Cancer Death Rates, 2005
Per100,000 population
AfricanAmerican, Non-Hispanic
Asianand Pacific Islander
AmericanIndian/Alaska Native
Text Box: Deaths
African Americans are more than twice as likely as whites to die of prostate cancer.