Table 2.

Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results Age-Adjusted Childhood Cancer Death Rates* among the US Population for All Races and Sexes, 1975 and 2006 by Primary Cancer Site

Death Rates by Age
0–14 Years0–19 Years
All sites, all races4.
Brain and nervous system1.
Acute lymphoblastic leukemia1.
Soft tissue0.
Kidney and renal pelvis0.
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma0.
Hodgkin lymphoma0.00.10.0
  • * Rates are per 100,000 and are age-adjusted to the 2000 US population.