This Is the State Where the Most People Are Getting Cancer

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49. New Mexico
> New cancer cases per 100,000: 350.4 (Total: 9,202)
> Cancer deaths: 3,672 or 136.8 per 100,000 — 7th lowest
> Lung cancer, new cases: 891 or 31.7 per 100,000 — 2nd lowest
> Prostate cancer, new cases: 1,070 or 78.2 per 100,000 — 2nd lowest
> Female breast cancer, new cases: 1,474 or 109.0 per 100,000 — the lowest
> Adult smoking rate: 15.9% — 21st lowest
> Adult obesity rate: 27.3% — 13th lowest

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48. Arizona
> New cancer cases per 100,000: 368.1 (Total: 32,863)
> Cancer deaths: 12,113 or 132.0 per 100,000 — 4th lowest
> Lung cancer, new cases: 3,896 or 41.0 per 100,000 — 7th lowest
> Prostate cancer, new cases: 3,272 or 71.1 per 100,000 — the lowest
> Female breast cancer, new cases: 4,998 or 111.1 per 100,000 — 2nd lowest
> Adult smoking rate: 14.5% — 11th lowest
> Adult obesity rate: 27.9% — 14th lowest

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47. Colorado
> New cancer cases per 100,000: 387.2 (Total: 24,550)
> Cancer deaths: 7,812 or 128.2 per 100,000 — 3rd lowest
> Lung cancer, new cases: 2,371 or 37.5 per 100,000 — 4th lowest
> Prostate cancer, new cases: 3,132 or 96.5 per 100,000 — 9th lowest
> Female breast cancer, new cases: 4,229 or 130.0 per 100,000 — 22nd highest
> Adult smoking rate: 14.7% — 12th lowest
> Adult obesity rate: 22.4% — the lowest

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46. California
> New cancer cases per 100,000: 388.4 (Total: 171,748)
> Cancer deaths: 59,961 or 135.3 per 100,000 — 6th lowest
> Lung cancer, new cases: 16,409 or 36.9 per 100,000 — 3rd lowest
> Prostate cancer, new cases: 19,799 or 91.0 per 100,000 — 5th lowest
> Female breast cancer, new cases: 27,781 or 121.3 per 100,000 — 9th lowest
> Adult smoking rate: 11.5% — 2nd lowest
> Adult obesity rate: 24.3% — 2nd lowest

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45. Wyoming
> New cancer cases per 100,000: 394.1 (Total: 2,812)
> Cancer deaths: 997 or 140.6 per 100,000 — 9th lowest
> Lung cancer, new cases: 278 or 37.7 per 100,000 — 5th lowest
> Prostate cancer, new cases: 477 or 118.8 per 100,000 — 17th highest
> Female breast cancer, new cases: 404 or 115.9 per 100,000 — 4th lowest
> Adult smoking rate: 19.2% — 16th highest
> Adult obesity rate: 29.2% — 20th lowest

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