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Death Rate Report for Arkansas by County, death years through 2010

Lung & Bronchus
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-2
Reduce the lung cancer death rate
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Ages

Sorted by Rate
County
sort ascending
Met
Healthy People
Objective
of
45.5?
1
Annual
Death
Rate

over rate period
deaths per 100,000

(95% Confidence Interval)
sorted ascending, sort descending
Average Deaths per Year
over rate period
sort descending
Rate Period Recent Trend 2 Recent
Average Annual
Percent
Change
2
in Death Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
sort descending
Recent Trend Period2
Arkansas (State) No 64.6 (63.4, 65.9) 2,119 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.6 (-0.8, -0.4) 2006 - 2010
United States No 49.5 (49.4, 49.6) 158,441 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.2 (-2.6, -1.8) 2006 - 2010
Carroll County Yes 42.8 (33.9, 53.7) 16 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.4 (-3.3, 0.6) 2006 - 2010
Craighead County Yes 44.4 (38.4, 50.9) 41 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.8 (-4.0, -1.6) 2006 - 2010
Benton County No 46.8 (42.7, 51.2) 96 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.9 (-1.6, -0.1) 2006 - 2010
Ouachita County No 52.3 (42.3, 64.3) 19 2006 - 2010 stable  -10.7 (-20.9, 0.8) 2006 - 2010
Saline County No 55.8 (49.9, 62.3) 66 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.3 (-2.7, 0.1) 2006 - 2010
Newton County No 56.2 (39.1, 79.6) 7 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.4 (-4.3, 1.6) 2006 - 2010
Madison County No 56.8 (42.3, 74.9) 11 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.9 (-3.3, 1.7) 2006 - 2010
Calhoun County No 57.1 (35.2, 89.2) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.9 (-4.6, 0.9) 2006 - 2010
Boone County No 57.3 (48.2, 67.7) 29 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.2 (-1.5, 1.0) 2006 - 2010
Washington County No 57.3 (52.1, 62.9) 90 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.5 (-1.5, 0.4) 2006 - 2010
Clark County No 58.0 (45.7, 72.9) 15 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.8 (-2.2, 0.6) 2006 - 2010
Woodruff County No 59.1 (40.2, 84.9) 6 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.9 (-3.8, 2.0) 2006 - 2010
Crawford County No 59.3 (51.1, 68.5) 39 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.2 (-2.6, 0.3) 2006 - 2010
Stone County No 59.4 (45.4, 77.5) 12 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.5 (-3.8, 0.8) 2006 - 2010
Pulaski County No 59.5 (56.0, 63.1) 226 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.4 (-1.9, -0.9) 2006 - 2010
Scott County No 60.8 (43.9, 82.4) 9 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.9 (-4.3, 0.5) 2006 - 2010
Van Buren County No 60.8 (48.7, 75.7) 18 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.7 (-2.7, 1.4) 2006 - 2010
Nevada County No 60.8 (42.9, 84.4) 8 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.4 (-3.3, 2.5) 2006 - 2010
Izard County No 61.0 (46.7, 79.1) 13 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.3 (-3.5, 1.0) 2006 - 2010
Sevier County No 61.3 (45.6, 80.7) 10 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.9 (-4.5, 0.8) 2006 - 2010
Columbia County No 61.4 (49.5, 75.6) 18 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.0 (-2.1, 0.2) 2006 - 2010
Randolph County No 61.8 (48.9, 77.5) 16 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.6 (-2.5, 1.4) 2006 - 2010
Montgomery County No 61.9 (45.4, 83.7) 10 2006 - 2010 stable  0.9 (-1.0, 2.8) 2006 - 2010
Garland County No 62.6 (56.9, 68.8) 92 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.7 (-1.9, 0.5) 2006 - 2010
Baxter County No 64.4 (56.4, 73.6) 52 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.7 (-1.9, 0.4) 2006 - 2010
St. Francis County No 64.7 (52.0, 79.6) 19 2006 - 2010 stable  -16.8 (-33.4, 3.9) 2006 - 2010
Faulkner County No 64.9 (57.6, 72.9) 58 2006 - 2010 stable  0.0 (-1.2, 1.2) 2006 - 2010
Lawrence County No 64.9 (51.0, 81.8) 15 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.9 (-2.8, 1.1) 2006 - 2010
Independence County No 65.2 (54.9, 76.9) 29 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.1 (-1.4, 1.1) 2006 - 2010
Fulton County No 66.1 (50.4, 85.9) 13 2006 - 2010 stable  0.1 (-2.4, 2.6) 2006 - 2010
Chicot County No 66.5 (49.8, 87.3) 11 2006 - 2010 stable  1.0 (-1.4, 3.4) 2006 - 2010
White County No 66.6 (59.0, 75.0) 56 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.8 (-2.9, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Jefferson County No 66.9 (59.2, 75.3) 57 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.9 (-1.5, -0.4) 2006 - 2010
Sebastian County No 67.0 (60.8, 73.6) 88 2006 - 2010 stable  -4.9 (-11.1, 1.7) 2006 - 2010
Polk County No 68.0 (55.2, 83.2) 20 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.1 (-1.5, 1.3) 2006 - 2010
Desha County No 68.4 (51.5, 89.5) 11 2006 - 2010 stable  0.4 (-1.8, 2.6) 2006 - 2010
Marion County No 68.6 (55.4, 84.8) 20 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.7 (-2.9, 1.4) 2006 - 2010
Bradley County No 68.7 (51.4, 90.6) 11 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.1 (-2.2, 2.1) 2006 - 2010
Pope County No 68.8 (59.9, 78.7) 44 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.4 (-2.6, -0.1) 2006 - 2010
Ashley County No 69.2 (55.9, 85.0) 19 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.2 (-3.0, 0.7) 2006 - 2010
Hot Spring County No 69.4 (58.4, 82.1) 28 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.3 (-1.7, 1.2) 2006 - 2010
Hempstead County No 69.4 (55.9, 85.2) 19 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.3 (-2.1, 1.5) 2006 - 2010
Grant County No 69.5 (54.0, 88.1) 14 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.5 (-2.1, 1.1) 2006 - 2010
Lincoln County No 69.6 (51.7, 91.8) 10 2006 - 2010 stable  1.0 (-1.1, 3.1) 2006 - 2010
Greene County No 69.9 (59.5, 81.5) 33 2006 - 2010 stable  0.4 (-1.0, 1.8) 2006 - 2010
Cleburne County No 71.3 (60.3, 84.1) 31 2006 - 2010 stable  0.1 (-1.6, 1.9) 2006 - 2010
Pike County No 71.8 (53.8, 94.4) 11 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.3 (-2.8, 2.2) 2006 - 2010
Mississippi County No 72.4 (62.0, 84.1) 35 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.0 (-2.0, -0.0) 2006 - 2010
Arkansas County No 72.7 (58.5, 89.5) 18 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.1 (-1.9, 1.6) 2006 - 2010
Conway County No 73.1 (59.3, 89.4) 20 2006 - 2010 stable  0.6 (-1.3, 2.6) 2006 - 2010
Lonoke County No 73.4 (63.9, 83.8) 45 2006 - 2010 stable  0.4 (-1.0, 1.7) 2006 - 2010
Little River County No 73.7 (56.7, 94.6) 13 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.8 (-2.4, 0.9) 2006 - 2010
Drew County No 73.8 (58.2, 92.5) 15 2006 - 2010 stable  0.3 (-1.7, 2.4) 2006 - 2010
Lee County No 74.0 (54.8, 98.3) 10 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.0 (-3.5, 1.6) 2006 - 2010
Clay County No 74.7 (59.8, 92.5) 18 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.6 (-2.4, 1.4) 2006 - 2010
Yell County No 75.4 (61.1, 92.1) 20 2006 - 2010 stable  0.3 (-1.4, 2.2) 2006 - 2010
Cleveland County No 75.5 (53.7, 103.7) 8 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.4 (-3.1, 2.3) 2006 - 2010
Prairie County No 78.0 (57.8, 104.0) 10 2006 - 2010 stable  0.6 (-1.9, 3.1) 2006 - 2010
Sharp County No 78.1 (64.1, 95.0) 23 2006 - 2010 stable  1.1 (-1.1, 3.4) 2006 - 2010
Logan County No 78.5 (64.9, 94.4) 24 2006 - 2010 stable  0.2 (-1.5, 1.9) 2006 - 2010
Howard County No 78.6 (60.4, 100.7) 13 2006 - 2010 stable  1.5 (-0.6, 3.7) 2006 - 2010
Johnson County No 79.2 (65.2, 95.4) 23 2006 - 2010 stable  0.9 (-0.4, 2.2) 2006 - 2010
Searcy County No 79.7 (58.8, 106.8) 10 2006 - 2010 stable  0.1 (-1.9, 2.0) 2006 - 2010
Crittenden County No 80.7 (69.3, 93.6) 37 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.0 (-1.3, 1.3) 2006 - 2010
Perry County No 81.0 (60.7, 106.5) 11 2006 - 2010 rising  2.6 (0.2, 5.1) 2006 - 2010
Miller County No 81.2 (70.2, 93.6) 39 2006 - 2010 stable  0.6 (-0.8, 2.0) 2006 - 2010
Union County No 81.5 (70.9, 93.4) 43 2006 - 2010 rising  1.0 (0.1, 1.9) 2006 - 2010
Franklin County No 82.0 (66.1, 100.9) 19 2006 - 2010 stable  0.6 (-1.5, 2.8) 2006 - 2010
Jackson County No 82.7 (66.8, 101.6) 19 2006 - 2010 rising  2.1 (0.3, 3.8) 2006 - 2010
Monroe County No 84.5 (63.2, 111.8) 11 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.7 (-2.1, 0.7) 2006 - 2010
Dallas County No 85.6 (63.1, 114.3) 10 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.7 (-2.7, 1.4) 2006 - 2010
Cross County No 88.4 (71.3, 108.6) 19 2006 - 2010 stable  0.6 (-1.0, 2.2) 2006 - 2010
Lafayette County No 89.9 (66.7, 119.7) 10 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.2 (-3.1, 2.7) 2006 - 2010
Phillips County No 94.1 (78.1, 112.5) 25 2006 - 2010 stable  0.3 (-1.1, 1.7) 2006 - 2010
Poinsett County No 104.4 (88.7, 122.2) 32 2006 - 2010 rising  4.4 (0.3, 8.7) 2006 - 2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 04/16/2014 6:27 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.

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, 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 1969-2011 US Population Data File is used with mortality data.

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