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Death Rate Report for South Carolina by County, death years through 2010

All Cancer Sites
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-1
Reduce the overall cancer death rate
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Ages

Sorted by Average Annual Percent Change (AAPC)
County
sort ascending
Met
Healthy People
Objective
of
160.6?
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
Change
2
in Death Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Recent Trend Period2
South Carolina (State) No 187.6 (185.9, 189.4) 9,080 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.5 (-1.8, -1.2) 2006 - 2010
United States No 176.4 (176.2, 176.6) 566,112 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.5 (-1.7, -1.4) 2006 - 2010
Lee County No 262.9 (232.8, 295.9) 57 2006 - 2010 rising  1.2 (0.2, 2.2) 2006 - 2010
Hampton County No 249.3 (221.0, 280.4) 57 2006 - 2010 stable  0.4 (-0.7, 1.5) 2006 - 2010
Jasper County No 198.2 (172.3, 226.8) 44 2006 - 2010 stable  0.3 (-1.3, 1.9) 2006 - 2010
Williamsburg County No 231.9 (211.1, 254.3) 94 2006 - 2010 stable  0.3 (-0.8, 1.4) 2006 - 2010
Colleton County No 225.8 (206.3, 246.7) 103 2006 - 2010 stable  0.2 (-0.6, 1.0) 2006 - 2010
Union County No 225.1 (204.0, 248.0) 85 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.1 (-0.9, 0.7) 2006 - 2010
Calhoun County Yes 148.7 (124.8, 176.2) 28 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.3 (-2.3, 1.7) 2006 - 2010
Barnwell County No 197.8 (173.7, 224.3) 50 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.4 (-1.2, 0.5) 2006 - 2010
Chesterfield County No 210.7 (192.8, 229.9) 105 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.5 (-1.2, 0.2) 2006 - 2010
Clarendon County No 205.4 (186.2, 226.2) 89 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.5 (-1.3, 0.3) 2006 - 2010
Kershaw County No 221.5 (205.7, 238.1) 152 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.5 (-1.1, 0.1) 2006 - 2010
Laurens County No 205.6 (191.4, 220.6) 160 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.5 (-1.2, 0.3) 2006 - 2010
York County No 200.7 (191.7, 209.9) 399 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.7 (-1.1, -0.2) 2006 - 2010
Darlington County No 214.3 (199.6, 229.7) 165 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.7 (-1.2, -0.2) 2006 - 2010
Spartanburg County No 191.0 (183.9, 198.2) 567 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.7 (-1.1, -0.3) 2006 - 2010
Bamberg County No 200.2 (172.9, 230.9) 39 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.8 (-1.9, 0.4) 2006 - 2010
Orangeburg County No 202.8 (190.6, 215.5) 214 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.8 (-1.3, -0.3) 2006 - 2010
Marion County No 200.1 (180.2, 221.6) 77 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.9 (-1.8, -0.1) 2006 - 2010
Horry County No 184.9 (178.0, 191.9) 587 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.9 (-1.2, -0.5) 2006 - 2010
Abbeville County No 194.5 (173.3, 217.7) 63 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.0 (-1.9, -0.0) 2006 - 2010
Greenville County No 178.5 (173.0, 184.2) 803 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.0 (-1.2, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Chester County No 204.2 (184.2, 225.9) 78 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.0 (-1.8, -0.3) 2006 - 2010
Dillon County No 207.7 (186.1, 231.2) 69 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.0 (-2.3, 0.2) 2006 - 2010
Greenwood County No 191.5 (178.1, 205.6) 155 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.0 (-1.6, -0.5) 2006 - 2010
Florence County No 195.3 (185.0, 205.9) 281 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.0 (-1.6, -0.5) 2006 - 2010
Charleston County No 192.0 (185.5, 198.6) 675 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.1 (-1.5, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Oconee County No 176.6 (164.7, 189.1) 173 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.1 (-1.8, -0.5) 2006 - 2010
Newberry County No 186.1 (168.6, 205.0) 85 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.1 (-1.9, -0.3) 2006 - 2010
Pickens County No 168.9 (158.6, 179.7) 206 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.1 (-1.6, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Fairfield County No 225.9 (201.3, 252.8) 64 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.2 (-2.1, -0.2) 2006 - 2010
Lancaster County No 174.9 (162.3, 188.2) 148 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.3 (-2.1, -0.5) 2006 - 2010
Edgefield County No 175.5 (153.5, 199.7) 48 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.3 (-2.6, -0.0) 2006 - 2010
Lexington County No 176.4 (169.0, 184.1) 442 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.3 (-1.7, -0.8) 2006 - 2010
Richland County No 187.2 (180.4, 194.2) 586 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.4 (-1.9, -1.0) 2006 - 2010
Georgetown County No 184.7 (171.4, 198.8) 155 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.4 (-2.1, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Marlboro County No 203.8 (181.6, 228.1) 63 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.5 (-3.0, -0.0) 2006 - 2010
Allendale County No 194.1 (159.7, 233.9) 23 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.7 (-3.4, 0.0) 2006 - 2010
Saluda County No 166.9 (144.1, 192.4) 39 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.8 (-3.0, -0.6) 2006 - 2010
Berkeley County No 175.3 (165.1, 185.9) 246 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.9 (-2.5, -1.4) 2006 - 2010
Beaufort County Yes 148.7 (141.2, 156.6) 309 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.0 (-2.6, -1.4) 2006 - 2010
McCormick County No 177.6 (147.1, 213.4) 27 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.2 (-3.3, -1.1) 2006 - 2010
Dorchester County No 170.1 (159.0, 181.7) 189 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.7 (-3.5, -1.8) 2006 - 2010
Aiken County No 171.7 (163.2, 180.5) 318 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.8 (-6.0, -1.5) 2006 - 2010
Anderson County No 199.7 (191.3, 208.4) 430 2006 - 2010 falling  -5.6 (-10.2, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Cherokee County No 199.5 (183.5, 216.6) 118 2006 - 2010 falling  -5.7 (-9.5, -1.8) 2006 - 2010
Sumter County No 198.2 (186.4, 210.5) 215 2006 - 2010 falling  -6.9 (-12.6, -0.9) 2006 - 2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 04/25/2014 2:58 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.

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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