Special Report

States With the Most Skin Cancer

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20. Wisconsin
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 23.8 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 2.6 per 100,000 residents (20th lowest)
> White population: 81.8% (10th highest)

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19. North Carolina
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 24.3 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 2.7 per 100,000 residents (22nd lowest)
> White population: 62.7% (19th lowest)

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18. Kansas
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 24.3 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 3.1 per 100,000 residents (5th highest)
> White population: 76.6% (20th highest)

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17. Oregon
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 24.6 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 3.0 per 100,000 residents (10th highest)
> White population: 74.9% (22nd highest)

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16. Iowa
> Annual skin cancer diagnoses: 24.9 per 100,000 residents
> Annual skin cancer death rate: 2.8 per 100,000 residents (22nd highest)
> White population: 86.2% (5th highest)