Special Report

States With the Most Skin Cancer

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30. North Dakota
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 21.3 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 2.3 per 100,000 residents (6th lowest)
> White population: 83.9% (9th highest)

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29. Colorado
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 21.4 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 3.0 per 100,000 residents (8th highest)
> White population: 66.7% (22nd lowest)

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28. Oklahoma
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 21.8 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 3.0 per 100,000 residents (7th highest)
> White population: 66.1% (21st lowest)

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27. Maryland
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 21.9 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 2.4 per 100,000 residents (8th lowest)
> White population: 52.0% (6th lowest)

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26. Connecticut
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 21.9 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 2.3 per 100,000 residents (5th lowest)
> White population: 68.9% (24th lowest)