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Table 2 Descriptive statistics for cancer mortality rates used in the analysis. Mortality rates reported are per 100,000 age-, sex-, and race-adjusted to 1940 standard US population

From: Socioeconomic inequality of cancer mortality in the United States: a spatial data mining approach

Cancer mortality rate Number of records Minimum Maximum Mean Standard Deviation
White male lung cancer 774 9.41 119.29 58.9193 14.46512
White male colorectal cancer 654 7.52 25.46 16.1918 3.07422
White male prostate cancer 730 6.46 27.2 15.218 2.53059
White female lung cancer 684 8.61 49.36 24.7711 5.65126
White female breast cancer 699 9.46 37.31 21.5052 3.23601
White female colorectal cancer 622 4.3 21.18 11.0973 2.12812
Black male lung cancer 290 0 245.2 88.2525 20.70256
Black male colorectal cancer 114 0 36.89 21.3869 4.7887
Black male prostate cancer 244 0 61.38 35.7475 8.09248
Black female lung cancer 153 0 56.06 24.8152 9.62457
Black female breast cancer 158 0 43.21 26.3151 7.58142
Black female colorectal cancer 131 0 29.48 15.0637 4.82983