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Respiratory System

Primary Site Race Male Female 0 I II III IV All
Lung and Bronchus African American 8% 8.4% 12.7% 19.5% 17%
  Other Races 0.7% 0.7% 1.3% 1.5% 1.4%
  Caucasian 42.2% 40% 86% 79% 81.6%
             
Larynx African American 15% 4.4% 20% 21.7% 21.1%
  Other Races 1.4% 0.6% 1.8% 1.9% 1.9%
  Caucasian 60.9% 17.7% 78.2% 76.3% 77%
             
Other Respiratory*** African American 6.1% 4.6% 11.1% 12.1% 11.8%
  Other Races 0% 0.8% 3.7% 0% 1.2%
  Caucasian 60.3% 29% 88.9% 87.9% 88.2%


***Other respiratory includes: Nasal cavity, middle ear, accessory sinuses, trachea, mediastinum and 'other.'

Compiled from the Siteman Cancer Center’s oncology data services, 2009-2013.