Gallbladder Cancer Statistics
cancer is a rare cancer that affects 2 to 3 times more women than men. In the United States, around 9.760 people
were diagnosed with gallbladder cancer in 2009; about 3.370 died of it. However, the incidence varies
substantially with race and sex. Gallbladder cancer rates are higher among American
Indians/Alaska Natives and white Hispanic peoples.
White Hispanic female incidence rate 4.2 per
American Indian/Alaskan Native female incidence
rate is 4.1 per 100,000 people
White Hispanic male incidence rate 1.4 per
American Indian/Alaskan Native male incidence
rate is 3. 3 per 100,000 people
Non-Hispanic white male incidence rate is 0.7
per 100,000 people.