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Table 1 Prostate cancer incidence (1994–1998) and population (1990) for Southern New England and single states, USA.

From: Effects of study area size on geographic characterizations of health events: Prostate cancer incidence in Southern New England, USA, 1994–1998

  Reported Cases Coded Cases (%) Population at-risk1 Avg. Annual incidence2 Census tracts
CT-MA-RI 38,956 35,167 (90) 3,606,842 194.6 2,400
Massachusetts (MA) 22,525 20,243 (90) 2,097,746 192.6 1,331
Connecticut (CT) 12,501 11,735 (94) 1,160,925 201.7 834
Rhode Island (RI) 3,930 3,189 (81) 348,171 182.8 235
  1. 1 1990 U.S. Census of males, 20+ years old. 2 Per 100,000 at-risk persons.