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Death Rate Report for Arkansas by County, Death Years Through 2012 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 Average Annual Percent Change (AAPC)
County
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Met Healthy People Objective of 14.5? 1 Annual Death Rate
over rate period deaths per 100,000
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Average Deaths per Year
over rate period
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Rate Period Recent Trend 2 Recent Average Annual Percent Change2
in Death Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
sorted descending, sort ascending
Recent Trend Period2
Arkansas (State) No 18.5 (17.9, 19.2) 616 2008 - 2012 falling falling trend -1.1 (-1.4, -0.8) 2008 - 2012
United States No 15.5 (15.4, 15.6) 52,010 2008 - 2012 falling falling trend -2.5 (-2.8, -2.3) 2008 - 2012
Dallas County No 35.4 (21.3, 56.4) 4 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Scott County No 23.8 (13.5, 39.5) 3 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Fulton County No 22.5 (13.9, 35.5) 4 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Ashley County No 28.5 (20.1, 39.4) 8 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Searcy County No 28.8 (17.1, 47.1) 4 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Howard County No 26.4 (16.3, 40.7) 4 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Lee County No 37.1 (23.6, 55.9) 5 2008 - 2012 rising rising trend 3.0 (0.1, 5.9) 2008 - 2012
Jackson County No 30.0 (20.7, 42.4) 7 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 1.7 (-1.3, 4.8) 2008 - 2012
Mississippi County No 35.4 (28.1, 44.1) 16 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 1.3 (-0.5, 3.2) 2008 - 2012
Lawrence County No 19.5 (12.3, 29.8) 5 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 0.9 (-2.9, 4.9) 2008 - 2012
Crittenden County No 28.7 (22.1, 36.5) 14 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 0.7 (-1.7, 3.1) 2008 - 2012
Cleburne County No 17.5 (11.9, 25.1) 7 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 0.7 (-1.6, 3.1) 2008 - 2012
Johnson County No 23.1 (15.9, 32.5) 7 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 0.6 (-1.8, 3.0) 2008 - 2012
Yell County No 25.6 (17.7, 36.1) 7 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 0.6 (-1.9, 3.2) 2008 - 2012
Stone County No 22.8 (14.5, 35.3) 5 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 0.5 (-3.1, 4.2) 2008 - 2012
Pope County No 18.0 (13.7, 23.4) 12 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 0.3 (-2.4, 3.1) 2008 - 2012
Cross County No 22.8 (14.6, 34.2) 5 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 0.2 (-2.9, 3.4) 2008 - 2012
Izard County No 20.9 (13.1, 32.7) 5 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.0 (-3.2, 3.2) 2008 - 2012
St. Francis County No 22.6 (15.4, 32.0) 7 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.1 (-2.7, 2.7) 2008 - 2012
Craighead County No 19.9 (16.1, 24.5) 19 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.2 (-1.5, 1.1) 2008 - 2012
Hempstead County No 20.1 (13.2, 29.5) 5 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.3 (-3.1, 2.5) 2008 - 2012
White County No 21.0 (16.8, 26.0) 17 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.3 (-2.1, 1.4) 2008 - 2012
Miller County No 20.2 (14.8, 26.9) 10 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.4 (-2.0, 1.2) 2008 - 2012
Logan County No 25.3 (17.5, 35.5) 7 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.4 (-2.7, 2.1) 2008 - 2012
Drew County No 19.5 (11.9, 30.3) 4 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.5 (-3.7, 2.7) 2008 - 2012
Clay County No 28.8 (19.6, 41.3) 7 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.5 (-2.7, 1.9) 2008 - 2012
Greene County No 22.8 (17.0, 29.9) 11 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.5 (-2.2, 1.4) 2008 - 2012
Conway County No 17.9 (11.5, 26.8) 5 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.6 (-2.9, 1.7) 2008 - 2012
Chicot County No 20.9 (12.3, 34.1) 4 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.6 (-3.3, 2.3) 2008 - 2012
Little River County No 19.9 (11.2, 33.1) 3 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.6 (-4.4, 3.4) 2008 - 2012
Randolph County No 23.6 (16.1, 34.0) 6 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.6 (-3.6, 2.4) 2008 - 2012
Phillips County No 34.3 (24.6, 46.7) 8 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.7 (-2.3, 0.9) 2008 - 2012
Sebastian County No 20.0 (16.8, 23.8) 27 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.7 (-2.0, 0.7) 2008 - 2012
Columbia County No 21.5 (14.6, 30.8) 6 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.9 (-3.6, 1.7) 2008 - 2012
Ouachita County No 19.1 (13.0, 27.2) 7 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.8 (-3.4, 1.8) 2008 - 2012
Sevier County No 19.3 (11.0, 31.4) 3 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -1.0 (-3.3, 1.4) 2008 - 2012
Saline County Yes 14.0 (11.2, 17.4) 17 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -1.0 (-2.4, 0.4) 2008 - 2012
Lonoke County No 16.2 (12.0, 21.4) 10 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -1.1 (-4.3, 2.1) 2008 - 2012
Arkansas County No 27.3 (18.8, 38.6) 7 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -1.2 (-3.5, 1.1) 2008 - 2012
Sharp County Yes 14.5 (8.1, 24.4) 4 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -1.3 (-4.7, 2.1) 2008 - 2012
Faulkner County No 15.4 (12.0, 19.4) 15 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -1.3 (-3.5, 1.0) 2008 - 2012
Washington County No 14.6 (12.1, 17.4) 25 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -1.4 (-2.9, 0.1) 2008 - 2012
Marion County No 16.0 (9.3, 26.4) 4 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -1.5 (-4.3, 1.3) 2008 - 2012
Desha County No 22.4 (13.6, 35.5) 4 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -1.5 (-4.6, 1.7) 2008 - 2012
Baxter County No 15.3 (11.8, 20.0) 13 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -1.6 (-3.4, 0.3) 2008 - 2012
Crawford County No 19.9 (15.3, 25.4) 13 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -1.7 (-3.9, 0.6) 2008 - 2012
Jefferson County No 18.6 (14.7, 23.2) 16 2008 - 2012 falling falling trend -1.9 (-3.5, -0.3) 2008 - 2012
Garland County No 15.5 (12.7, 18.9) 22 2008 - 2012 falling falling trend -1.9 (-3.3, -0.6) 2008 - 2012
Polk County No 17.8 (11.8, 26.3) 6 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -2.0 (-5.0, 1.2) 2008 - 2012
Pulaski County No 16.7 (14.9, 18.6) 67 2008 - 2012 falling falling trend -2.0 (-2.9, -1.1) 2008 - 2012
Benton County Yes 14.5 (12.4, 17.0) 32 2008 - 2012 falling falling trend -2.0 (-3.2, -0.7) 2008 - 2012
Clark County Yes 14.5 (8.8, 22.7) 4 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -2.0 (-4.8, 0.9) 2008 - 2012
Independence County Yes 13.2 (8.9, 19.1) 6 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -2.1 (-4.7, 0.5) 2008 - 2012
Hot Spring County No 15.1 (10.2, 21.7) 6 2008 - 2012 falling falling trend -2.2 (-4.1, -0.1) 2008 - 2012
Union County No 16.2 (11.6, 22.0) 8 2008 - 2012 falling falling trend -2.3 (-3.9, -0.6) 2008 - 2012
Boone County No 19.5 (14.4, 26.0) 10 2008 - 2012 falling falling trend -2.4 (-4.4, -0.3) 2008 - 2012
Van Buren County No 16.0 (9.1, 26.5) 4 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -2.4 (-6.0, 1.3) 2008 - 2012
Carroll County No 15.0 (10.0, 22.1) 6 2008 - 2012 falling falling trend -2.7 (-4.9, -0.5) 2008 - 2012
Poinsett County No 15.0 (9.4, 23.0) 4 2008 - 2012 falling falling trend -3.2 (-5.7, -0.7) 2008 - 2012
Bradley County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 * -3.2 (-5.7, -0.7) *
Calhoun County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Cleveland County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Franklin County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Grant County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Lafayette County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Lincoln County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Madison County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Monroe County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Montgomery County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Nevada County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Newton County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Perry County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Pike County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Prairie County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Woodruff County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 08/04/2015 11:50 am.
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 (Version 4.2). 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, 1-4, 5-9, ... , 80-84, 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 1969-2013 US Population Data File is used with mortality data.