Table C53Regional variations in age-standardized prostate cancer incidence/100,000 male population (CDC data, 1999-2004) (pair-wise comparisons between U.S. Census regions)

RegionsDifferenceStandard ErrorP Value
East NorthEast South15.139.540.11
East NorthMiddle Atlantic-16.336.860.02
East NorthMountain21.325.640.00
East NorthNew England-8.915.820.13
East NorthPacific5.425.690.34
East NorthSouth Atlantic-2.895.600.61
East NorthWest North14.385.980.02
East NorthWest South16.176.560.01
East NorthUSA8.0111.560.49
East SouthMiddle Atlantic-31.4610.330.00
East SouthMountain6.199.560.52
East SouthNew England-24.049.670.01
East SouthPacific-9.719.590.31
East SouthSouth Atlantic-18.029.540.06
East SouthWest North-0.759.760.94
East SouthWest South1.0410.130.92
East SouthUSA-7.1213.900.61
Middle AtlanticMountain37.656.89<.01
Middle AtlanticNew England7.427.040.29
Middle AtlanticPacific21.756.930.00
Middle AtlanticSouth Atlantic13.446.860.05
Middle AtlanticWest North30.717.17<.01
Middle AtlanticWest South32.507.67<.01
Middle AtlanticUSA24.3412.220.05
MountainNew England-30.235.85<.01
MountainPacific-15.905.720.01
MountainSouth Atlantic-24.215.64<.01
MountainWest North-6.946.010.25
MountainWest South-5.156.590.43
MountainUSA-13.3111.570.25
New EnglandPacific14.345.900.02
New EnglandSouth Atlantic6.025.810.30
New EnglandWest North23.306.180.00
New EnglandWest South25.086.740.00
New EnglandUSA16.9211.660.15
PacificSouth Atlantic-8.315.690.14
PacificWest North8.966.060.14
PacificWest South10.746.640.11
PacificUSA2.5911.600.82
South AtlanticWest North17.275.980.00
South AtlanticWest South19.066.560.00
South AtlanticUSA10.9011.550.35
West NorthWest South1.786.890.80
West NorthUSA-6.3711.740.59
West SouthUSA-8.1612.050.50

From: Appendix C, Evidence Tables and Figures

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