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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.

Notes

Breast 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.

Data Sources

  • 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).

Definition

Female Breast Cancer Deaths per 100,000 population (females) in New Mexico

Numerator

Number of breast cancer deaths

Denominator

New Mexico female population
Page Content Updated On 12/11/2018, Published on 12/18/2018
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Content updated: Tue, 18 Dec 2018 08:41:23 MST