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Table 17.2

Mesothelioma

Age-adjusted SEER Incidencea Rates by Year, Race and Sex

Year of Diagnosis All Races Whites Blacks
Both Sexes Males Females Both Sexes Males Females Both Sexes Males Females
1975-2014 0.99 1.84 0.39 1.08 2.01 0.43 0.52 0.95 0.25
1975 0.63 1.00 0.31 0.63 1.00 0.33 - - -
1976 0.67 1.13 0.35 0.71 1.21 0.36 - - -
1977 0.61 1.03 0.31 0.64 1.04 0.34 - - -
1978 0.73 1.37 0.25 0.79 1.50 0.25 - - -
1979 0.78 1.51 0.27 0.80 1.60 0.25 - - -
1980 0.98 1.83 0.35 1.05 1.97 0.39 - - -
1981 0.75 1.42 0.27 0.80 1.50 0.29 - - -
1982 0.83 1.42 0.38 0.90 1.53 0.42 - - -
1983 1.05 1.86 0.49 1.09 1.95 0.51 - - -
1984 1.06 2.04 0.36 1.15 2.24 0.37 - - -
1985 0.92 1.67 0.37 0.97 1.73 0.39 - - -
1986 0.94 1.67 0.43 1.01 1.79 0.49 - - -
1987 0.97 1.73 0.43 1.03 1.82 0.47 - - -
1988 0.98 1.85 0.39 1.05 1.98 0.41 - - -
1989 1.13 2.21 0.37 1.20 2.36 0.39 - - -
1990 1.15 2.14 0.46 1.24 2.31 0.50 - - -
1991 1.11 2.10 0.42 1.18 2.21 0.46 - - -
1992 1.23 2.49 0.39 1.33 2.73 0.42 - - -
1993 1.06 2.04 0.38 1.14 2.24 0.37 - - -
1994 1.16 2.17 0.42 1.24 2.32 0.45 1.06 - -
1995 1.16 2.17 0.46 1.23 2.30 0.48 - - -
1996 1.15 2.14 0.45 1.27 2.38 0.50 - - -
1997 1.01 1.92 0.37 1.06 2.06 0.35 0.92 - -
1998 1.08 2.06 0.40 1.16 2.19 0.46 - - -
1999 1.12 2.17 0.38 1.20 2.30 0.40 - - -
2000 1.08 2.11 0.34 1.21 2.36 0.38 - - -
2001 1.06 1.98 0.41 1.17 2.19 0.45 - - -
2002 1.03 1.95 0.38 1.16 2.18 0.43 - - -
2003 0.96 1.74 0.40 1.05 1.90 0.44 - - -
2004 1.11 2.05 0.45 1.22 2.26 0.49 - - -
2005 1.05 1.95 0.43 1.19 2.18 0.50 - - -
2006 0.97 1.65 0.46 1.07 1.83 0.48 - - -
2007 0.98 1.77 0.43 1.11 2.00 0.48 - - -
2008 0.96 1.81 0.35 1.07 2.00 0.38 - - -
2009 0.99 1.83 0.39 1.16 2.12 0.46 - - -
2010 1.00 1.83 0.41 1.11 2.06 0.42 - - -
2011 0.96 1.72 0.40 1.10 1.91 0.47 - - -
2012 0.94 1.67 0.40 1.10 1.90 0.51 - - -
2013 0.83 1.48 0.35 0.94 1.65 0.42 - - -
2014 0.92 1.59 0.42 1.01 1.72 0.48 - - -

Footnotes:

a SEER 9 areas (San Francisco, Connecticut, Detroit, Hawaii, Iowa, New Mexico, Seattle, Utah, and Atlanta). Rates are per 100,000 and are age-adjusted to the 2000 US Std Population (19 age groups - Census P25-1130).

- Statistic not shown. Rate based on less than 16 cases for the time interval.

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