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Table 30.2

Myelodysplastic Syndromes, Chronic Myeloproliferative Disorders, and Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia

Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS)
By Age at Diagnosis

Age at Diagnosis Both Sexes Males Females
Rate Count Rate Count Rate Count
Ages <40 0.1 438 0.1 222 0.1 216
Ages 40-49 0.7 549 0.7 280 0.7 269
Ages 50-59 2.1 1,764 2.5 1,010 1.8 754
Ages 60-69 8.2 4,868 10.5 2,920 6.2 1,948
Ages 70-79 26.9 8,579 36.4 5,154 19.3 3,425
Ages 80+ 55.4 11,940 83.8 6,688 38.5 5,252

Myelodysplastic Syndromes (MDS)
By Race/Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Both Sexes Males Females
Rate Count Rate Count Rate Count
All Races 4.5 28,138 6.2 16,274 3.3 11,864
White 4.7 23,870 6.5 14,017 3.4 9,853
Black 3.6 2,206 4.7 1,129 2.9 1,077
Asian/Pacific Islander 3.0 1,632 4.0 904 2.3 728
American Indian/Alaska Nativeb 2.7 80 3.8 51 1.9 29
Hispanicc 3.2 2,183 4.1 1,158 2.6 1,025

Chronic Myeloproliferative Disorders (CMD)
By Age at Diagnosis

Age at Diagnosis Both Sexes Males Females
Rate Count Rate Count Rate Count
Ages <40 0.5 1,500 0.5 705 0.5 795
Ages 40-49 2.3 1,787 2.5 958 2.1 829
Ages 50-59 4.1 3,338 4.7 1,861 3.6 1,477
Ages 60-69 8.3 4,939 9.0 2,530 7.7 2,409
Ages 70-79 14.3 4,594 14.8 2,126 13.9 2,468
Ages 80+ 18.6 3,937 19.2 1,524 18.2 2,413

Chronic Myeloproliferative Disorders (CMD)
By Race/Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Both Sexes Males Females
Rate Count Rate Count Rate Count
All Races 3.1 20,095 3.3 9,704 3.0 10,391
White 3.2 16,325 3.4 7,912 3.1 8,413
Black 2.8 2,001 3.0 933 2.7 1,068
Asian/Pacific Islander 1.9 1,140 2.1 566 1.8 574
American Indian/Alaska Nativeb 1.7 60 1.8 31 1.6 29
Hispanicc 2.0 1,697 2.1 834 1.9 863

Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia (CMML)
By Age at Diagnosis

Age at Diagnosis Both Sexes Males Females
Rate Count Rate Count Rate Count
Ages <40 0.0 30 - - 0.0 19
Ages 40-49 0.1 47 0.1 20 0.1 27
Ages 50-59 0.2 177 0.3 117 0.1 60
Ages 60-69 1.1 655 1.6 451 0.7 204
Ages 70-79 3.2 1,020 4.6 657 2.1 363
Ages 80+ 4.9 1,032 7.5 598 3.3 434

Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia (CMML)
By Race/Ethnicity

Race/Ethnicity Both Sexes Males Females
Rate Count Rate Count Rate Count
All Races 0.5 2,961 0.7 1,854 0.3 1,107
White 0.5 2,535 0.7 1,613 0.3 922
Black 0.4 229 0.5 123 0.3 106
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.3 163 0.4 96 0.2 67
American Indian/Alaska Nativeb - - - - - -
Hispanicc 0.3 206 0.4 124 0.2 82

Footnotes:

Source: SEER 21 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, Georgia excluding ATL/RG, Idaho, New York and Massachusetts).

a Rates are age-adjusted to the 2000 US Std Population (19 age groups - Census P25-1130).

b Incidence data for American Indian/Alaska Native are based on the PRCDA (Purchased/Referred Care Delivery Areas) counties.

c Hispanics are not mutually exclusive from whites, blacks, Asian/Pacific Islanders, and American Indians/Alaska Natives. Incidence data for Hispanics are based on NHIA and exclude cases from the Alaska Native Registry.

- Statistic not shown due to fewer than 16 cases during the time period.

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