African Americans are twice as likely than Whites
to die of prostate cancer.
Note: Data are age adjusted tothe 2000 standard population. SOURCE: National Cancer Institute, Surveillence,Epidemiology,
and End Results (SEER) Program;
National VitalStatistics System--Mortality, NCHS, CDC.
Prostate Cancer Death Rates, 2005
Asianand Pacific Islander
|African Americans are more than twice as likely as whites to die of prostate cancer. |