C-8 Reduce the melanoma cancer death rate
|Baseline:||2.7 melanoma cancer deaths per 100,000 population occurred in 2007 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)|
|Target:||2.4 deaths per 100,000 population|
|Target-Setting Method:||10 percent improvement|
National Vital Statistics System-Mortality (NVSS-M), CDC/NCHS; Bridged-race Population Estimates, CDC/NCHS and Census
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