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Death Rate Report for Colorado by County

Lung & Bronchus, 2008 - 2012

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Ages


Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-2
Reduce the lung cancer death rate

Sorted by Rate
County
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Met Healthy People Objective of 45.5? 1 Age-Adjusted Death Rate
deaths per 100,000
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Average Deaths per Year
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Recent Trend 2 Recent 5-Year Trend2
in Death Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Colorado (State) Yes 34.4 (33.7, 35.2) 1,611 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.2, -1.9)
United States No 47.2 (47.1, 47.3) 157,859 falling falling trend -2.3 (-2.5, -2.1)
Prowers County No 49.2 (34.7, 68.2) 8 stable stable trend -1.7 (-4.0, 0.7)
Huerfano County No 48.5 (32.9, 72.2) 6 stable stable trend 0.9 (-1.4, 3.1)
Lincoln County No 46.5 (26.4, 76.9) 3 ** **
Morgan County No 46.0 (36.0, 58.0) 15 stable stable trend 0.9 (-1.5, 3.4)
Baca County No 45.7 (25.9, 79.7) 3 ** **
Elbert County Yes 44.8 (31.0, 62.4) 8 stable stable trend -1.4 (-4.5, 1.8)
Mesa County Yes 43.4 (39.1, 48.1) 77 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.1, -0.6)
Fremont County Yes 42.5 (35.7, 50.4) 28 stable stable trend -0.6 (-1.8, 0.6)
Adams County 8 Yes 42.4 (39.2, 45.8) 139 ** **
Kit Carson County Yes 42.2 (26.6, 64.3) 5 stable stable trend 0.1 (-3.3, 3.7)
Broomfield County 8 Yes 41.9 (33.8, 51.3) 19 ** **
Delta County Yes 41.3 (33.5, 50.7) 20 stable stable trend -0.0 (-1.9, 1.9)
Montrose County Yes 40.9 (33.7, 49.3) 23 stable stable trend -0.6 (-2.1, 0.9)
Clear Creek County Yes 40.6 (22.2, 67.9) 3 ** **
Moffat County Yes 39.3 (25.0, 58.6) 5 ** **
Pueblo County Yes 37.4 (33.7, 41.5) 75 falling falling trend -1.2 (-1.9, -0.4)
Weld County 8 Yes 37.2 (33.4, 41.2) 76 ** **
Denver County Yes 37.1 (34.8, 39.6) 198 falling falling trend -1.2 (-1.7, -0.8)
Phillips County Yes 36.2 (20.1, 64.0) 3 ** **
El Paso County Yes 36.0 (33.7, 38.4) 191 falling falling trend -1.3 (-2.0, -0.7)
Arapahoe County Yes 36.0 (33.7, 38.5) 183 falling falling trend -1.0 (-1.8, -0.3)
Otero County Yes 34.9 (25.7, 46.7) 10 falling falling trend -1.9 (-3.8, -0.0)
Yuma County Yes 34.0 (21.4, 51.8) 5 ** **
Las Animas County Yes 33.9 (23.7, 47.5) 7 stable stable trend -0.1 (-2.7, 2.5)
Garfield County Yes 32.0 (24.5, 40.9) 13 falling falling trend -2.1 (-4.0, -0.0)
Jefferson County 8 Yes 31.6 (29.5, 33.8) 179 ** **
Conejos County Yes 31.4 (17.9, 51.9) 3 ** **
Montezuma County Yes 31.0 (23.3, 40.8) 11 falling falling trend -2.4 (-4.3, -0.4)
Grand County Yes 30.8 (17.2, 50.2) 4 ** **
Routt County Yes 29.0 (17.5, 44.6) 5 falling falling trend -4.1 (-6.9, -1.2)
Logan County Yes 29.0 (20.5, 40.0) 8 stable stable trend -16.1 (-30.1, 0.7)
Larimer County Yes 29.0 (26.3, 31.9) 87 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.2, -0.5)
Douglas County Yes 28.5 (24.8, 32.5) 51 stable stable trend -13.2 (-24.9, 0.3)
Park County Yes 28.3 (15.9, 46.2) 4 stable stable trend -1.7 (-5.6, 2.3)
Teller County Yes 28.1 (18.7, 40.7) 7 falling falling trend -4.1 (-7.0, -1.0)
Chaffee County Yes 27.4 (19.0, 38.9) 7 stable stable trend -2.4 (-4.9, 0.1)
La Plata County Yes 26.8 (20.6, 34.2) 14 stable stable trend -0.9 (-3.0, 1.2)
Boulder County 8 Yes 24.7 (21.9, 27.6) 64 ** **
Alamosa County Yes 24.3 (14.3, 38.7) 4 stable stable trend 0.9 (-2.1, 3.9)
Archuleta County Yes 21.9 (12.7, 36.2) 4 ** **
Rio Grande County Yes 21.1 (11.9, 35.1) 3 ** **
Eagle County Yes 12.6 (6.7, 21.3) 4 falling falling trend -5.3 (-10.3, -0.2)
Bent County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Cheyenne County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Costilla County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Crowley County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Custer County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Dolores County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Gilpin County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Gunnison County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Hinsdale County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Jackson County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Kiowa County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Lake County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Mineral County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Ouray County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Pitkin County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Rio Blanco County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Saguache County * * 3 or fewer ** **
San Juan County * * 3 or fewer ** **
San Miguel County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Sedgwick County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Summit County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Washington County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 06/26/2016 0:40 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.
3 Due to data availability issues, the time period used in the calculation of the joinpoint regression model may differ for selected counties.
8 The county boundaries for Adams, Boulder, Jefferson and Weld changed in 2002 when Broomfield was incorporated into a county (officially November 15, 2001) from portions of Adams, Boulder, Jefferson and Weld. Data prior to 2002 is used in the calculation of trends for these counties using the old county boundaries. Since the mortality recent trends are calculated using more years of data than are available for Broomfield, a recent trend is not available.

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.