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Table 23.8

Cancer of the Prostate (Invasive)

5-Year Relative Survival (Percent) by Year of Diagnosis

Year of
Diagnosis
All Races Whites Blacks
All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+ All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+ All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+
1960-1963a - - - 50 - - 35 - -
1970-1973a - - - 63 - - 55 - -
1975-1977b 67.8 73.4 66.1 68.5 75.2 66.6 60.7 62.0 60.1
1978-1980b 70.1 75.2 68.6 71.2 76.7 69.6 62.1 65.0 60.6
1981-1983b 72.0 76.0 70.9 73.1 77.6 71.9 62.8 65.0 61.9
1984-1986b 75.2 77.4 74.6 76.4 79.0 75.7 65.7 67.3 64.9
1987-1989b 82.8 83.2 82.7 84.4 84.7 84.3 71.1 72.8 70.6
1990-1992b 92.9 93.0 92.9 94.1 94.0 94.1 84.4 86.8 83.5
1993-1995b 95.2 95.9 94.9 95.9 96.6 95.6 91.7 93.3 90.8
1996-1998b 97.4 98.5 96.7 97.9 98.9 97.2 94.9 96.7 93.4
1999-2001b 99.3 99.1 99.3 99.7 99.5 99.6 97.3 98.0 96.3
2002-2006b 99.6 99.4 99.6 99.8 99.6 99.7 97.8 98.6 96.7
2007-2013b 99.2f 99.5f 98.9f 99.6f 99.8f 99.3f 97.4f 98.4f 95.8f

5-Year Period Survival (Percent)cd

Year All Races Whites Blacks
All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+ All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+ All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+
2013 98.5 99.0 98.0 98.6 99.2 98.0 96.5 97.8 94.7

Stage Distribution (%) 2007-2013ce, Case Counts and Percentages

Stage at
Diagnosis
All Races Whites Blacks
All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+ All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+ All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+
Number of cases 360,038 160,985 199,053 274,914 119,372 155,542 54,642 30,281 24,361
Percent 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Localized 79 79 79 79 79 80 81 81 81
Regional 12 16 9 13 16 10 10 13 7
Distant 5 3 6 5 3 6 6 4 7
Unstaged 4 2 5 3 1 4 3 2 5

5-Year Relative Survival (Percent) 2007-2013c by Age at Diagnosis

Age at
Diagnosis
All Races Whites Blacks
All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+ All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+ All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+
Ages <45 95.9 - - 95.1 - - 97.4 - -
Ages 45-54 98.1 - - 98.2 - - 97.6 - -
Ages 55-64 99.4 - - 99.7 - - 97.9 - -
Ages 65-74 100.0 - - 100.0 - - 97.2 - -
Ages 75+ 94.1 - - 93.8 - - 88.8 - -
Ages <65 99.0 - - 99.3 - - 97.8 - -
Ages 65+ 98.3 - - 98.5 - - 94.9 - -

5-Year Relative Survival (Percent) 2007-2013c by Stage at Diagnosise

Stage at
Diagnosis
All Races Whites Blacks
All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+ All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+ All Ages Ages <65 Ages 65+
All Stages 98.6 99.0 98.3 98.9 99.3 98.5 96.6 97.8 94.9
Localized 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Regional 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 98.2
Distant 29.8 33.2 28.3 29.2 32.4 27.9 29.3 32.9 26.6
Unstaged 81.2 90.4 78.3 75.3 87.7 71.8 69.9 84.1 63.1

Footnotes:

a Based on End Results data from a series of hospital registries and one population-based registry.

b SEER 9 areas (San Francisco, Connecticut, Detroit, Hawaii, Iowa, New Mexico, Seattle, Utah, Atlanta). Based on follow-up of patients into 2014.

c SEER 18 areas (San Francisco, Connecticut, Detroit, Hawaii, Iowa, New Mexico, Seattle, Utah, Atlanta, San Jose-Monterey, Los Angeles, Alaska Native Registry, Rural Georgia, California excluding SF/SJM/LA, Kentucky, Louisiana, New Jersey and Georgia excluding ATL/RG). Based on follow-up of patients into 2014.

d Period survival provides a 2013 estimate of survival by piecing together the most recent conditional survival estimates from several cohorts. It is computed here using three year calendar blocks (2010-2012: 0-1 year survival), (2009-2011: 1-2 year survival), (2008-2010: 2-3 year survival), (2007-2009: 3-4 year survival), (2006-2008: 4-5 years survival).

e Stage at diagnosis is classified using SEER Summary Stage 2000. Stage distribution percentages may not sum to 100 due to rounding.

f The difference between 1975-1977 and 2007-2013 is statistically significant (p<.05).

g The standard error is between 5 and 10 percentage points.

h The standard error is greater than 10 percentage points.

- Statistic could not be calculated due to fewer than 25 cases during the time period.

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