Health Indicator Report of Cancer Deaths - Breast Cancer
Among New Mexican women, breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer, and is the second leading cause of death from cancer.
NotesBreast cancer mortality is defined as a neoplasm, malignant, of breast (ICD10: C50). Data have been directly age-adjusted to the U.S. 2000 standard population.
- New Mexico Death Data: Bureau of Vital Records and Health Statistics (BVRHS), New Mexico Department of Health.
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Health Statistics, CDC WONDER Online Database (http://wonder.cdc.gov).
DefinitionFemale Breast Cancer Deaths per 100,000 population (females) in New Mexico
NumeratorNumber of breast cancer deaths
DenominatorNew Mexico female population
Page Content Updated On 12/11/2018, Published on 12/18/2018