Prostate cancer is the second most commonly occurring form of cancer for men, after skin cancer, and is the second leading
cause of cancer death for men in Utah and the U.S.
Prostate Cancer Deaths per 100,000 Men by Ethnicity, Utah, 2009-2013
ICD-10 codes used to define prostate cancer: C61. Age-adjusted using 3 age groups, 0-44, 45-64, and 65+.
Utah Death Certificate Database, Office of Vital Records and Statistics, Utah Department of Health.
Population Estimates by Age, Sex, Race, and Hispanic Origin for Counties in Utah, U.S. Bureau of the Census, IBIS Version
The rate of death from cancer of the prostate (ICD-9: 185 and ICD-10: C61) per 100,000 men.
How We Calculated the Rates
The number of deaths due to prostate cancer for a given year (ICD-9: 185 and ICD-10: C61).
The male population in Utah or the U.S. for a given year.
Page Content Updated On 11/04/2014,
Published on 12/02/2014
Cancer Control Program, Bureau of Health Promotion, Division of Disease Control and Prevention, Utah Department of Health, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-2107,
Telephone: 801-538-6712, Fax: 801-538-9030, Website: www.cancerutah.org, www.ucan.cc, Contact: Lynne Nilson
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