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Table 2 Annual percent change in the male-to-female difference in the incidence rate of gastric cancer by anatomic site and ethnic group in the United States, 1992–2014

From: Sex difference in the incidence of cardia and non-cardia gastric cancer in the United States, 1992–2014

Site Ethnicity Rate difference Rate ratio
APC 95% CI APC 95% CI
Cardia White −0.8 −1.1 to −0.4 −0.5 −3.6 to 2.7
  Black 0.1 −3.7 to 4.0 −1.0 −3.7 to 1.9
  Asian and Pacific islander −0.2 −1.5 to 1.2 0.8 −1.2 to 2.9
Non-cardia White −4.1 −7.4 to −0.6 −1.3 −1.7 to − 0.9
  Black −4.0 −5.5 to −2.4 − 1.3 −2.2 to − 0.4
  Asian and Pacific islander − 4.1 − 5.6 to − 2.5 − 0.5 − 1.2 to 0.2
  1. APC annual percent change, CI confidence interval