Special Report

States With the Most Skin Cancer

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40. Tennessee
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 18.8 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 3.1 per 100,000 residents (6th highest)
> White population: 73.4% (24th highest)

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39. Alabama
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 19.0 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 2.7 per 100,000 residents (23rd lowest)
> White population: 65.9% (20th lowest)

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38. Missouri
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 19.1 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 2.9 per 100,000 residents (12th highest)
> White population: 79.6% (16th highest)

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37. Virginia
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 19.7 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 2.7 per 100,000 residents (24th lowest)
> White population: 62.4% (17th lowest)

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36. Indiana
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 19.8 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 2.9 per 100,000 residents (17th highest)
> White population: 79.7% (15th highest)