Table 1.

Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results Age-Adjusted Childhood Cancer Incidence* among the US Population for All Races and Sexes, 2002 to 2006 by Primary Cancer Site3

Incidence by Age
0–14 Years0–19 Years
All sites, all races15.116.6
Acute lymphoblastic leukemia4.03.4
Brain and nervous system3.22.9
Hodgkin lymphoma0.61.2
Soft tissue1.01.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphoma0.91.1
Bone and joint0.70.9
Kidney and renal pelvis0.80.6
  • * Rates are per 100,000 and are age-adjusted to the 2000 US population.