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Death Rate Report for Oregon by County, Death Years Through 2012 Melanoma of the Skin
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-8
Reduce the melanoma cancer death rate
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Ages
Sorted by Rate
County
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Met Healthy People Objective of 2.4? 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)
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Recent Trend Period2
Oregon (State) No 3.3 (3.1, 3.6) 147 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 0.3 (-0.0, 0.7) 2008 - 2012
United States No 2.7 (2.7, 2.7) 9,071 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.0 (-0.1, 0.1) 2008 - 2012
Umatilla County No 5.7 (3.5, 8.6) 4 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Josephine County No 5.0 (3.2, 7.4) 6 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Klamath County No 4.8 (2.8, 7.8) 4 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Jackson County No 4.8 (3.7, 6.2) 13 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 1.2 (-0.8, 3.2) 2008 - 2012
Deschutes County No 4.2 (3.0, 5.7) 8 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Polk County No 3.8 (2.2, 6.2) 3 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Douglas County No 3.5 (2.3, 5.3) 5 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 0.4 (-2.1, 2.9) 2008 - 2012
Clackamas County No 3.5 (2.7, 4.4) 15 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 0.4 (-1.7, 2.6) 2008 - 2012
Yamhill County No 3.4 (2.0, 5.4) 4 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Coos County No 3.4 (1.8, 5.9) 3 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Linn County No 3.3 (2.1, 5.0) 5 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Marion County No 3.3 (2.5, 4.3) 11 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.8 (-3.8, 2.4) 2008 - 2012
Multnomah County No 3.1 (2.5, 3.7) 22 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend 13.7 (-8.4, 41.2) 2008 - 2012
Lane County No 2.8 (2.1, 3.7) 11 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -0.2 (-1.9, 1.4) 2008 - 2012
Washington County Yes 2.4 (1.8, 3.1) 12 2008 - 2012 stable stable trend -1.5 (-3.7, 0.8) 2008 - 2012
Baker County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Benton County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Clatsop County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Columbia County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Crook County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Curry County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Gilliam County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Grant County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Harney County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Hood River County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Jefferson County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Lake County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Lincoln County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Malheur County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Morrow County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Sherman County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Tillamook County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Union County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Wallowa County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Wasco County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Wheeler County * * 3 or fewer 2008 - 2012 ** ** **
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 08/05/2015 4:27 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 (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.