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Death Rate Report for New Jersey 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
New Jersey (State) Yes 44.8 (44.2, 45.4) 4,286 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.4 (-2.9, -2.0) 2006 - 2010
United States No 49.5 (49.4, 49.6) 158,441 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.2 (-2.6, -1.8) 2006 - 2010
Hunterdon County Yes 36.5 (31.9, 41.5) 49 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.6 (-3.6, -1.5) 2006 - 2010
Somerset County Yes 36.9 (34.0, 40.1) 120 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.2 (-3.0, -1.3) 2006 - 2010
Bergen County Yes 37.9 (36.2, 39.5) 421 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.2 (-2.5, -1.8) 2006 - 2010
Union County Yes 38.1 (35.8, 40.4) 213 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.8 (-2.3, -1.2) 2006 - 2010
Morris County Yes 38.6 (36.3, 41.1) 208 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.8 (-5.5, -2.1) 2006 - 2010
Hudson County Yes 40.1 (37.8, 42.6) 218 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.7 (-3.2, -2.1) 2006 - 2010
Middlesex County Yes 40.9 (38.9, 42.9) 333 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.9 (-3.0, -0.8) 2006 - 2010
Passaic County Yes 41.1 (38.5, 43.7) 202 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.5 (-2.1, -0.8) 2006 - 2010
Mercer County Yes 42.2 (39.3, 45.3) 160 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.8 (-2.3, -1.3) 2006 - 2010
Essex County Yes 42.5 (40.4, 44.6) 319 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.8 (-3.4, -2.2) 2006 - 2010
Monmouth County No 46.9 (44.6, 49.3) 329 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.3 (-4.4, -2.1) 2006 - 2010
Warren County No 47.5 (42.1, 53.3) 59 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.7 (-2.7, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Burlington County No 47.8 (45.1, 50.6) 239 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.6 (-2.0, -1.1) 2006 - 2010
Sussex County No 52.2 (46.9, 57.9) 76 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.2 (-2.2, -0.2) 2006 - 2010
Camden County No 52.5 (49.7, 55.3) 285 2006 - 2010 falling  -4.0 (-6.3, -1.7) 2006 - 2010
Ocean County No 54.3 (52.1, 56.6) 486 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.8 (-1.3, -0.4) 2006 - 2010
Cape May County No 54.9 (49.7, 60.5) 86 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.0 (-1.7, -0.2) 2006 - 2010
Cumberland County No 55.4 (50.4, 60.9) 89 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.8 (-1.7, 0.0) 2006 - 2010
Atlantic County No 56.5 (52.8, 60.4) 175 2006 - 2010 falling  -5.3 (-8.5, -2.0) 2006 - 2010
Salem County No 56.8 (49.5, 64.8) 45 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.9 (-2.0, 0.4) 2006 - 2010
Gloucester County No 60.1 (56.1, 64.3) 172 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.6 (-1.2, 0.0) 2006 - 2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/19/2014 8:08 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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