Table 3: Average age-adjusted colorectal cancer incidence rates by anatomic site, time period, gender, and race/ethnicity; New Mexico, 1995–2009.

Anatomic siteTime periodIncidence rate (95% CI) by race/ethnicityRate ratios (95% CI)
Non-Hispanic white HispanicAmerican IndianH versus NHWAI versus NHW

Men
Right side1995–199919.2 (17.4–21.2)17.5 (14.9–20.4)10.0 (5.9–15.6)0.92 (0.75–1.10)0.52 (0.31–0.82)
2000–200420.4 (18.7–22.3)17.7 (15.4–20.3)9.4 (5.9–14.2)0.87 (0.73–1.02)0.46 (0.29–0.70)
2005–200917.0 (15.5–18.7)14.1 (12.3–16.2)a8.7 (5.6–12.7)0.83 (0.70–0.98)0.51 (0.33–0.75)
Left side1995–199914.5 (13.0–16.2)13.9 (11.6–16.4)10.6 (6.3–16.4)0.96 (0.78–1.17)0.73 (0.43–1.15)
2000–200412.8 (11.5–14.3)15.8 (13.6–18.2)9.4 (5.9–14.0)1.23 (1.02–1.48)0.73 (0.45–1.11)
2005–200910.8 (9.6–12.1)a12.3 (10.6–14.2)9.4 (6.2–13.6)1.13 (0.94–1.37)0.87 (0.56–1.28)
Rectum and rectosigmoid junction1995–199915.7 (14.1–17.4)18.6 (16.0–21.5)9.4 (5.8–14.4)1.19 (0.98–1.42)0.60 (0.36–0.93)
2000–200415.1 (13.6–16.7)20.2 (17.7–22.8)14.5 (9.9–20.3)1.33 (1.13–1.57)0.96 (0.65–1.37)
2005–200914.5 (13.1–16.1)17.8 (15.7–20.0)11.9 (8.4–16.4) 1.22 (1.04–1.43)0.82 (0.57–1.14)

Women
Right side1995–199915.2 (13.8–16.7)13.0 (11.1–15.2)10.1 (6.5–14.8)0.86 (0.71–1.03)0.66 (0.42–0.99)
2000–200416.6 (15.2–18.1)13.7 (11.8–15.7)9.7 (6.5–13.7)0.82 (0.70–0.97)0.58 (0.39–0.84)
2005–200914.4 (13.1–15.8)14.6 (12.9–16.5)12.7 (9.3–16.9)1.02 (0.86–1.18)0.88 (0.63–1.19)
Left side1995–199910.8 (9.6–12.2)9.2 (7.6–11.0)6.9 (4.0–11.0)0.85 (0.68–1.05)0.64 (0.37–1.03)
2000–20048.6 (7.6–9.8)a9.5 (8.0–11.2)7.1 (4.4–10.7)1.11 (0.89–1.36)0.83 (0.51–1.27)
2005–20097.4 (6.4–8.4)a8.0 (6.7–9.4)5.1 (3.0–8.0)1.08 (0.87–1.34)0.69 (0.40–1.10)
Rectum and rectosigmoid junction1995–19998.7 (7.6–9.9)9.9 (8.2–11.8)7.2 (4.1–11.6)1.14 (0.91–1.42)0.83 (0.47–1.36)
2000–20049.1 (8.0–10.3)9.2 (7.8–10.9)5.5 (3.3–8.7)1.01 (0.82–1.25)0.61 (0.35–0.97)
2005–20099.5 (8.4–10.7)9.6 (8.2–11.1)5.2 (3.2–7.9)1.00 (0.82–1.21)0.54 (0.33–0.84)

comparing time period versus 1995–1999.
H: Hispanic, NWH: non-Hispanic white, and AI: American Indian.