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Table 15.5

Cancer of the Lung and Bronchus (Invasive)

Delay-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 52.24 89.53 24.52 51.94 89.15 24.84 64.46 114.71 24.66
1976 55.41 93.79 27.31 54.63 92.74 27.28 72.34 131.00 28.63
1977 56.69 95.48 28.33 55.87 94.73 28.07 73.58 124.86 33.88
1978 57.84 96.67 29.63 57.25 95.85 29.87 74.44 130.51 31.53
1979 58.62 95.81 31.58 58.03 95.19 31.64 74.54 127.72 34.11
1980 60.65 99.96 32.21 59.42 97.69 32.36 86.62 151.43 38.25
1981 62.03 99.41 35.11 61.53 98.44 35.52 82.31 142.96 37.45
1982 63.29 100.69 36.73 63.05 99.68 37.68 80.37 141.06 35.68
1983 63.45 99.46 37.88 63.03 97.63 39.09 86.62 151.34 39.49
1984 65.49 102.05 39.45 64.33 99.89 39.61 92.93 158.84 44.82
1985 64.61 98.59 40.25 63.97 96.84 40.87 89.56 149.68 46.04
1986 65.77 99.03 42.29 65.14 97.32 42.94 92.94 156.27 48.67
1987 67.90 101.51 44.16 68.08 100.66 45.49 84.76 143.59 43.28
1988 68.06 98.70 46.34 68.26 97.92 47.73 88.24 144.93 48.26
1989 67.56 97.96 46.12 67.57 97.06 47.26 89.04 142.77 51.37
1990 68.08 96.91 47.79 68.23 96.11 48.96 86.78 137.17 52.13
1991 69.19 97.20 49.58 68.96 95.88 50.63 93.13 144.76 57.03
1992 69.46 97.20 49.85 68.92 94.89 51.04 93.99 148.73 56.06
1993 67.75 93.95 49.15 67.80 92.51 50.63 86.36 135.35 52.54
1994 67.17 90.93 50.54 67.28 90.13 51.61 87.16 131.39 56.53
1995 66.85 89.82 50.43 67.09 87.95 52.43 85.87 138.94 50.12
1996 66.46 87.96 51.24 66.78 86.66 52.97 84.57 128.35 55.73
1997 66.62 86.31 52.59 67.19 84.80 54.93 82.27 129.54 50.49
1998 67.55 88.02 52.98 68.00 86.60 55.02 87.52 130.87 58.30
1999 65.83 84.57 52.50 66.28 83.25 54.42 84.56 122.46 58.85
2000 64.14 82.11 51.22 64.65 80.78 53.21 80.71 115.09 57.81
2001 64.15 81.41 51.65 65.04 81.07 53.48 80.63 114.51 57.82
2002 64.06 80.43 52.50 64.79 79.84 54.23 81.48 113.10 60.71
2003 64.76 81.05 53.09 65.51 79.56 55.65 81.20 119.56 55.73
2004 62.24 76.28 52.07 62.79 75.30 53.77 76.16 105.27 57.02
2005 63.03 75.82 53.85 64.01 75.53 55.80 74.69 97.97 59.49
2006 62.30 74.29 53.45 62.82 73.08 55.35 76.75 101.10 59.96
2007 62.09 73.75 53.58 63.12 72.86 56.05 74.13 100.68 56.55
2008 60.41 72.20 51.86 61.15 70.78 54.29 75.03 103.42 56.12
2009 60.05 70.74 52.32 60.73 69.79 54.17 74.37 98.20 58.67
2010 57.81 68.08 50.18 58.90 67.87 52.19 67.23 85.82 55.00
2011 56.35 65.78 49.44 57.36 65.42 51.45 65.92 86.52 52.56
2012 55.37 64.14 48.84 55.80 63.04 50.44 69.69 89.37 56.40
2013 54.22 61.86 48.55 54.91 60.91 50.49 63.77 81.82 51.71
2014 53.37 60.41 48.17 54.75 60.46 50.61 60.49 75.19 50.82
2015 52.02 59.01 46.77 52.94 58.32 48.91 60.27 76.34 49.75
2016 51.26 58.22 45.99 52.07 57.35 48.11 58.95 74.98 47.64

Footnotes:

Reference: Cancer Incidence Rates Adjusted for Reporting Delay.

Individual rates for diagnosis years 1975-1979 available in web browser version of Cancer Statistics Review.

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).

- Delay-adjusted rate is not shown for observed rates based on less than 16 cases for the time interval.

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