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

Breast
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-3
Reduce the female breast cancer death rate
All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, All Ages

Sorted by Rate
County
sort ascending
Met
Healthy People
Objective
of
20.6?
1
Annual
Death
Rate

over rate period
deaths per 100,000

(95% Confidence Interval)
sorted descending, sort ascending
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
Maine (State) No 20.9 (19.5, 22.3) 193 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.5 (-2.9, -2.1) 2006 - 2010
United States No 22.6 (22.5, 22.7) 40,736 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.9 (-2.0, -1.8) 2006 - 2010
Knox County No 26.8 (19.1, 37.0) 9 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.4 (-4.7, 2.0) 2006 - 2010
Oxford County No 25.1 (18.7, 33.2) 11 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.3 (-4.6, -0.0) 2006 - 2010
Kennebec County No 24.4 (19.7, 30.0) 20 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.5 (-4.3, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Washington County No 22.9 (15.2, 33.9) 6 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.3 (-4.9, 0.4) 2006 - 2010
Aroostook County No 22.3 (16.9, 29.1) 12 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.2 (-4.9, 0.6) 2006 - 2010
Waldo County No 22.2 (14.8, 32.3) 6 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.1 (-4.2, 2.0) 2006 - 2010
Hancock County No 22.1 (16.0, 30.2) 9 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.3 (-4.4, 2.0) 2006 - 2010
Androscoggin County No 22.0 (17.2, 27.7) 15 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.9 (-3.9, 0.3) 2006 - 2010
Sagadahoc County No 21.3 (13.7, 32.1) 5 2006 - 2010 **
**
**
York County Yes 20.0 (16.7, 23.8) 27 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.5 (-3.7, -1.1) 2006 - 2010
Penobscot County Yes 19.6 (15.8, 24.0) 19 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.5 (-4.3, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Cumberland County Yes 19.4 (16.7, 22.6) 37 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.5 (-3.9, -1.2) 2006 - 2010
Somerset County Yes 18.4 (12.7, 26.1) 7 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.5 (-4.9, -0.0) 2006 - 2010
Franklin County Yes 15.3 (8.8, 25.3) 3 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.8 (-5.8, 0.3) 2006 - 2010
Lincoln County Yes 14.3 (8.9, 22.9) 4 2006 - 2010 falling  -4.2 (-7.9, -0.5) 2006 - 2010
Piscataquis County
*
*
3 or fewer
2006 - 2010
*
-4.2 (-7.9, -0.5)
*
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/16/2014 11:27 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. 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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