Table 14: Number of Cases and Percent of First Primary Malignant Central Nervous System Tumors by Demographics and Anatomic Site, 65 Years and Older, California, 2001-2005

 

Behavior

Histology

Sex

 

Total

 

NH White

 

NH Black

 

Hispanic

 

API

 

 

 

 

AAIR

95% CI

 

AAIR

95% CI

 

AAIR

95% CI

 

AAIR

95% CI

 

AAIR

95% CI

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Malignant

Astrocytoma, anaplastic

Total

 

0.8

0.7

0.9

 

0.9

0.8

1.1

 

 

 

 

 

0.7

0.4

1.0

 

0.5

0.2

0.9

 

 

  Male

 

0.9

0.7

1.2

 

1.1

0.9

1.4

 

0.0

0.0

1.1

 

0.6

0.3

1.3

 

0.6

0.2

1.4

 

 

  Female

 

0.7

0.6

0.9

 

0.8

0.6

1.0

 

 

 

 

 

0.7

0.4

1.2

 

0.4

0.1

0.9

 

Astrocytoma, NOS

Total

 

0.6

0.5

0.7

 

0.6

0.5

0.8

 

 

 

 

 

0.9

0.6

1.3

 

0.3

0.1

0.7

 

 

  Male

 

0.7

0.5

0.9

 

0.7

0.5

1.0

 

 

 

 

 

1.0

0.5

1.8

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Female

 

0.6

0.4

0.7

 

0.6

0.4

0.8

 

 

 

 

 

0.8

0.4

1.4

 

 

 

 

 

Glioblastoma

Total

 

9.9

9.4

10.4

 

11.3

10.7

11.9

 

5.8

4.4

7.6

 

9.9

8.8

11.2

 

4.4

3.6

5.4

 

 

  Male

 

12.2

11.4

13.0

 

13.7

12.8

14.8

 

7.0

4.7

10.2

 

12.4

10.4

14.6

 

5.8

4.4

7.7

 

 

  Female

 

8.1

7.6

8.7

 

9.4

8.6

10.1

 

4.8

3.1

7.0

 

8.2

6.9

9.7

 

3.4

2.5

4.6

 

Oligodendroglioma

Total

 

0.2

0.1

0.2

 

0.2

0.1

0.3

 

 

 

 

 

0.2

0.1

0.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Male

 

0.2

0.1

0.3

 

0.3

0.1

0.4

 

0.0

0.0

1.1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Female

 

0.1

0.1

0.2

 

0.2

0.1

0.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anaplastic oligodendroglioma

Total

 

0.1

0.1

0.2

 

0.1

0.1

0.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Male

 

0.1

0.1

0.2

 

0.1

0.0

0.2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Female

 

0.1

0.1

0.2

 

0.2

0.1

0.3

 

0.0

0.0

0.6

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ependymomas, anaplastic

Total

 

0.2

0.1

0.3

 

0.2

0.1

0.3

 

 

 

 

 

0.2

0.1

0.5

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Male

 

0.2

0.1

0.4

 

0.3

0.1

0.4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Female

 

0.2

0.1

0.3

 

0.1

0.1

0.3

 

 

 

 

 

0.3

0.1

0.7

 

 

 

 

 

Mixed glioma

Total

 

0.1

0.1

0.2

 

0.2

0.1

0.3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Male

 

0.2

0.1

0.3

 

0.2

0.1

0.4

 

0.0

0.0

1.1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Female

 

0.1

0.1

0.2

 

0.1

0.1

0.2

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

0.0

0.2

 

 

 

 

 

Glioma malignant, NOS

Total

 

0.8

0.7

0.9

 

0.8

0.7

1.0

 

1.0

0.4

1.8

 

0.7

0.4

1.1

 

0.4

0.2

0.8

 

 

  Male

 

1.0

0.8

1.2

 

1.0

0.8

1.3

 

 

 

 

 

1.0

0.5

1.9

 

0.7

0.3

1.6

 

 

  Female

 

0.7

0.5

0.8

 

0.7

0.5

0.9

 

0.9

0.3

2.1

 

0.5

0.2

1.0

 

 

 

 

 

PNET/Meduloblastoma

Total

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

0.0

0.4

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

0.0

0.2

 

 

  Male

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

0.0

1.1

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

0.0

0.4

 

 

  Female

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

0.0

0.1

 

0.0

0.0

0.6

 

0.0

0.0

0.2

 

0.0

0.0

0.3

 

Lymphomas

Total

 

1.5

1.3

1.7

 

1.5

1.3

1.7

 

0.9

0.4

1.7

 

1.3

0.9

1.8

 

2.0

1.4

2.7

 

 

  Male

 

1.6

1.3

1.9

 

1.7

1.3

2.0

 

 

 

 

 

1.3

0.7

2.1

 

2.3

1.4

3.5

 

 

  Female

 

1.4

1.2

1.7

 

1.4

1.1

1.7

 

1.2

0.5

2.5

 

1.4

0.8

2.1

 

1.7

1.1

2.7

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Benign

Pilocytic astrocytoma

Total

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

0.0

0.1

 

0.0

0.0

0.4

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

0.0

0.2

 

 

  Male

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

0.0

1.1

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

0.0

0.4

 

 

  Female

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0.0

0.0

0.6

 

0.0

0.0

0.2

 

0.0

0.0

0.3

 

Nerve sheath

Total

 

2.4

2.2

2.7

 

2.5

2.3

2.8

 

1.3

0.7

2.2

 

1.7

1.2

2.2

 

2.7

2.1

3.5

 

 

  Male

 

2.9

2.5

3.3

 

2.9

2.4

3.3

 

1.4

0.5

3.0

 

1.8

1.1

2.7

 

4.0

2.9

5.6

 

 

  Female

 

2.1

1.8

2.4

 

2.3

2.0

2.7

 

1.1

0.4

2.3

 

1.6

1.0

2.3

 

1.7

1.1

2.6

 

Meningioma

Total

 

17.8

17.2

18.4

 

17.8

17.1

18.6

 

20.3

17.5

23.4

 

16.3

14.8

17.9

 

17.8

16.0

19.7

 

 

  Male

 

11.9

11.2

12.7

 

12.3

11.4

13.3

 

15.6

11.7

20.3

 

9.5

7.7

11.5

 

10.4

8.4

12.8

 

 

  Female

 

22.2

21.3

23.1

 

22.1

21.0

23.2

 

23.2

19.5

27.5

 

21.1

18.9

23.5

 

23.2

20.6

26.0

 

Pituitary tumors

Total

 

4.3

4.0

4.6

 

3.4

3.1

3.8

 

9.7

7.9

11.9

 

5.6

4.7

6.5

 

4.8

4.0

5.9

 

 

  Male

 

6.0

5.5

6.6

 

4.9

4.4

5.6

 

14.8

11.1

19.3

 

7.9

6.5

9.7

 

6.1

4.6

7.9

 

 

  Female

 

2.9

2.6

3.2

 

2.2

1.9

2.6

 

6.6

4.6

9.0

 

3.7

2.9

4.8

 

3.9

2.9

5.1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

* Age-adjusted incidence rates are per 100,000 population.  Rates are standardized to the 2000 US population.