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Death Rate Report for New York by County, death years through 2010


Colon & Rectum
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-5
Reduce the colorectal cancer death rate
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Ages
Sorted by Rate

Explanation of Column Headers

Objective - The objective of 14.5 is from the Healthy People 2020 project done by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Death Rate (95% Confidence Interval) - The death rate is based upon 100,000 people and is for 5 year(s). Rates are age-adjusted by 5-year age groups to the 2000 U.S. standard million population (the Healthy People 2020 goals are based on rates adjusted using different methods but the differences should be minimal).
Recent Trends - This is an interpretation of the AAPC.
  • Rising when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change is above 0.
  • Stable when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change includes 0.
  • Falling when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change is below 0.
    AAPC (95% Confidence Interval) - The Average Annual Percent Change is the change in rate over time. These AAPCs are based upon APCs that were calculated by Joinpoint Regression Program/

    Other Notes

  • Larger confidence intervals indicate less accuracy of the data. This is often due to low counts that are not quite low enough to be suppressed.
  • Data is currently being suppressed if there are fewer than 16 counts for the time period.

    Line by Line Interpretation of the Report

    New York (State)
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 15.8 to 16.3 and 3,419 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.2 to -3.2.

    United States
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 16.3 to 16.4 and 52,633 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.9 to -2.1.

    Franklin County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 21.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 16.4 to 28.0 and 12 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is stable because the AAPC value is -1.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.1 to 0.4.

    Fulton County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 21.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 16.9 to 26.9 and 16 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -1.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.8 to -0.6.

    Schuyler County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 21.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.9 to 31.4 and 5 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is stable because the AAPC value is 0.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.5 to 3.4.

    Wyoming County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 20.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 14.7 to 26.8 and 9 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is stable because the AAPC value is -1.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.9 to 0.2.

    Jefferson County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 19.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 16.1 to 23.9 and 21 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -1.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.8 to -0.2.

    St. Lawrence County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 19.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 16.0 to 23.2 and 24 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.9 to -1.0.

    Greene County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 18.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 14.4 to 24.4 and 12 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.4 to -0.6.

    Bronx County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 18.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 17.7 to 19.9 and 223 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.6 to -1.7.

    Warren County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 18.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 14.6 to 23.2 and 16 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is stable because the AAPC value is -1.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.6 to 0.3.

    Richmond County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 18.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 16.8 to 20.3 and 88 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.8 to -2.0.

    Schenectady County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 17.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 15.2 to 20.8 and 36 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.0 to -1.4.

    Kings County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 17.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 17.0 to 18.5 and 422 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.5 to -1.8.

    Montgomery County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 17.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.3 to 22.6 and 13 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -4.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -6.7 to -1.5.

    Dutchess County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 17.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 15.4 to 19.6 and 55 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.0 to -2.5.

    Clinton County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 17.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.5 to 21.7 and 15 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.5 to -1.8.

    Chenango County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 17.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.8 to 22.6 and 11 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.3 to -1.8.

    Suffolk County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 17.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 16.1 to 17.9 and 272 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.1 to -3.4.

    Lewis County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 17.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.1 to 24.9 and 5 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.3 to -0.1.

    Ulster County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 14.6 to 19.6 and 37 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.5 to -2.2.

    Otsego County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.0 to 21.6 and 13 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.6 to -1.4.

    Madison County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.1 to 21.4 and 14 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.4 to -0.9.

    Essex County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.2 to 22.3 and 9 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is stable because the AAPC value is -2.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.5 to 0.3.

    Delaware County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.6 to 21.5 and 12 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.7 to -0.9.

    Broome County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 14.3 to 18.9 and 44 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.8 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.0 to -1.6.

    Oneida County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 14.4 to 18.6 and 51 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.3 to -2.3.

    Steuben County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.0 to 19.6 and 20 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.3 to -1.5.

    Sullivan County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.4 to 20.3 and 14 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -4.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.7 to -2.9.

    Allegany County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.8 to 21.5 and 9 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is stable because the AAPC value is -1.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.9 to 1.2.

    Columbia County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 16.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.4 to 20.3 and 14 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.6 to -1.4.

    Cattaraugus County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.5 to 19.8 and 16 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.1 to -0.3.

    Cortland County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.4 to 21.5 and 8 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is stable because the AAPC value is -1.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.2 to 1.0.

    Oswego County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.9 to 19.3 and 20 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.0 to -2.2.

    Wayne County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.6 to 19.7 and 17 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.7 to -1.4.

    Queens County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 14.9 to 16.3 and 368 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.3 to -2.5.

    Niagara County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.6 to 17.9 and 44 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.8 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.8 to -1.8.

    Orange County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.6 to 17.5 and 52 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -7.8 with a 95% confidence interval from -12.8 to -2.5.

    Putnam County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.9 to 19.3 and 15 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -7.8 with a 95% confidence interval from -12.6 to -2.8.

    Erie County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 14.3 to 16.3 and 183 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.8 to -2.8.

    Rensselaer County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.8 to 18.1 and 28 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.8 to -2.0.

    Onondaga County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.7 to 16.8 and 82 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.9 to -2.2.

    Yates County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 9.8 to 22.8 and 5 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -6.3 to -0.3.

    Orleans County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 15.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.4 to 20.8 and 7 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.8 to -1.2.

    New York County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 14.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 14.1 to 15.8 and 255 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.5 to -2.6.

    Monroe County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 14.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.8 to 16.2 and 130 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.6 to -2.2.

    Herkimer County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 14.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.5 to 19.2 and 13 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -4.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -6.0 to -2.0.

    Chautauqua County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 14.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.3 to 17.6 and 27 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -4.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.5 to -2.5.

    Chemung County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 14.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.8 to 18.3 and 17 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -2.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.3 to -1.1.

    Genesee County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 14.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.2 to 19.3 and 12 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.3 to -1.3.

    Cayuga County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 14.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.5 to 18.5 and 15 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.5 to -2.2.

    Westchester County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 14.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.7 to 15.7 and 167 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.9 to -3.0.

    Tompkins County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 14.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.4 to 18.6 and 14 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.2 to -1.8.

    Washington County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 14.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.0 to 19.0 and 11 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -4.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.8 to -3.0.

    Albany County
  • The healthy people objective was not met.
  • The death rate is 14.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.9 to 16.6 and 53 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.4 to -2.1.

    Schoharie County
  • The healthy people objective was met.
  • The death rate is 14.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 9.7 to 21.0 and 6 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is stable because the AAPC value is -26.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -47.5 to 2.8.

    Tioga County
  • The healthy people objective was met.
  • The death rate is 14.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.4 to 19.3 and 9 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -4.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -6.6 to -1.5.

    Livingston County
  • The healthy people objective was met.
  • The death rate is 14.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.6 to 18.8 and 11 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -6.0 to -1.0.

    Nassau County
  • The healthy people objective was met.
  • The death rate is 14.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.5 to 15.2 and 242 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -3.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.2 to -3.5.

    Saratoga County
  • The healthy people objective was met.
  • The death rate is 14.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.1 to 16.5 and 34 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -4.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.4 to -3.1.

    Ontario County
  • The healthy people objective was met.
  • The death rate is 13.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.9 to 16.9 and 18 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -4.8 with a 95% confidence interval from -6.1 to -3.5.

    Seneca County
  • The healthy people objective was met.
  • The death rate is 13.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 9.1 to 19.5 and 6 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -4.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -7.2 to -1.7.

    Rockland County
  • The healthy people objective was met.
  • The death rate is 12.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.1 to 14.7 and 42 average annual deaths.
  • The rate is falling because the AAPC value is -4.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.6 to -3.3.

    Hamilton County
  • * Data have been suppressed to ensure confidentiality and stability of rate estimates.



    Notes:
    Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/19/2014 1:51 pm.
    State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data. Data presented on the State Cancer Profiles Web Site may differ from statistics reported by the State Cancer Registries (for more information).
    Trend
    Rising when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change is above 0.
    Stable when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change includes 0.
    Falling when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change is below 0.

    * Data has been suppressed to ensure confidentiality and stability of rate estimates.
    ** Data are too sparse to provide stable estimates of annual rates needed to calculate trend.
    1 Healthy People 2020 Objectives provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
    2 The Average Annual Percent Change (AAPC) is based on the APCs calculated by Joinpoint Regression Program. Due to data availability issues, the time period used in the calculation of the joinpoint regression model may differ for selected counties.

    Source: Death data provided by the National Vital Statistics System public use data file. Death rates calculated by the National Cancer Institute using SEER*Stat. Death rates are age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population (19 age groups: <1, 14, 59, , 8084, 85+). The Healthy People 2020 goals are based on rates adjusted using different methods but the differences should be minimal. Population counts for denominators are based on Census populations as modified by NCI. The 1969-2011 US Population Data File is used with mortality data.