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Death Rate Report for South Carolina 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 Count
County
sort ascending
Met
Healthy People
Objective
of
45.5?
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 55.6 (54.6, 56.5) 2,734 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.6 (-3.9, -1.2) 2006 - 2010
United States No 49.5 (49.4, 49.6) 158,441 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.2 (-2.6, -1.8) 2006 - 2010
Greenville County No 51.6 (48.6, 54.6) 233 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.0 (-1.5, -0.4) 2006 - 2010
Horry County No 58.5 (54.8, 62.5) 193 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.7 (-1.3, -0.1) 2006 - 2010
Spartanburg County No 58.8 (55.0, 62.9) 178 2006 - 2010 falling  -4.5 (-8.7, -0.1) 2006 - 2010
Charleston County No 50.0 (46.7, 53.4) 175 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.2 (-1.8, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Richland County No 53.1 (49.5, 56.9) 164 2006 - 2010 falling  -5.8 (-10.4, -0.8) 2006 - 2010
Anderson County No 66.7 (61.9, 71.8) 146 2006 - 2010 stable  -7.5 (-15.4, 1.1) 2006 - 2010
Lexington County No 54.6 (50.5, 58.9) 138 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.5 (-2.2, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
York County No 63.1 (58.2, 68.3) 128 2006 - 2010 stable  0.0 (-0.9, 0.9) 2006 - 2010
Aiken County No 50.2 (45.8, 55.0) 95 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.1 (-1.9, -0.2) 2006 - 2010
Beaufort County Yes 39.3 (35.5, 43.4) 84 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.8 (-2.9, -0.8) 2006 - 2010
Berkeley County No 59.5 (53.6, 65.7) 83 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.4 (-2.1, -0.6) 2006 - 2010
Florence County No 51.7 (46.5, 57.3) 76 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.2 (-2.2, -0.2) 2006 - 2010
Pickens County No 52.6 (47.0, 58.7) 66 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.2 (-1.1, 0.8) 2006 - 2010
Orangeburg County No 54.8 (48.6, 61.6) 58 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.3 (-1.4, 0.7) 2006 - 2010
Sumter County No 53.5 (47.5, 60.0) 59 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.1 (-1.5, 1.3) 2006 - 2010
Dorchester County No 49.9 (44.0, 56.4) 55 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.7 (-2.8, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Oconee County No 53.6 (47.2, 60.7) 54 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.4 (-1.6, 0.8) 2006 - 2010
Georgetown County No 59.5 (52.3, 67.5) 53 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.8 (-1.8, 0.2) 2006 - 2010
Laurens County No 62.6 (54.9, 71.1) 49 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.1 (-0.9, 0.7) 2006 - 2010
Lancaster County No 56.3 (49.3, 64.1) 48 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.7 (-1.8, 0.5) 2006 - 2010
Darlington County No 60.0 (52.4, 68.3) 47 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.4 (-6.3, -0.3) 2006 - 2010
Kershaw County No 62.2 (54.2, 71.1) 45 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.0 (-2.4, 0.3) 2006 - 2010
Cherokee County No 67.2 (58.2, 77.2) 41 2006 - 2010 stable  -12.0 (-30.5, 11.3) 2006 - 2010
Greenwood County No 51.7 (44.9, 59.3) 42 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.1 (-2.2, -0.1) 2006 - 2010
Colleton County No 81.1 (69.8, 93.7) 38 2006 - 2010 rising  1.4 (0.4, 2.4) 2006 - 2010
Chesterfield County No 68.8 (58.9, 79.9) 36 2006 - 2010 stable  0.5 (-0.9, 1.9) 2006 - 2010
Clarendon County No 61.8 (51.8, 73.3) 28 2006 - 2010 stable  0.5 (-0.8, 1.7) 2006 - 2010
Union County No 72.6 (61.0, 86.0) 28 2006 - 2010 stable  1.3 (-0.1, 2.8) 2006 - 2010
Chester County No 69.6 (58.2, 82.6) 27 2006 - 2010 stable  0.2 (-1.7, 2.2) 2006 - 2010
Newberry County No 57.4 (48.1, 68.1) 27 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.7 (-2.1, 0.7) 2006 - 2010
Marion County No 67.6 (56.3, 80.6) 26 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.2 (-2.1, 1.8) 2006 - 2010
Williamsburg County No 53.2 (43.7, 64.4) 22 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.1 (-1.6, 1.5) 2006 - 2010
Abbeville County No 64.5 (52.8, 78.2) 21 2006 - 2010 stable  0.7 (-1.0, 2.5) 2006 - 2010
Marlboro County No 67.7 (55.3, 82.0) 22 2006 - 2010 stable  0.9 (-1.3, 3.2) 2006 - 2010
Dillon County No 55.7 (45.0, 68.3) 19 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.9 (-3.3, 1.5) 2006 - 2010
Fairfield County No 62.2 (49.8, 76.9) 18 2006 - 2010 stable  0.2 (-1.1, 1.6) 2006 - 2010
Lee County No 77.4 (61.7, 96.0) 17 2006 - 2010 rising  2.1 (0.8, 3.4) 2006 - 2010
Hampton County No 69.9 (55.5, 86.9) 17 2006 - 2010 falling  -17.5 (-31.3, -0.9) 2006 - 2010
Barnwell County No 53.1 (41.1, 67.6) 14 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.5 (-4.4, -0.5) 2006 - 2010
Edgefield County No 45.7 (34.7, 59.1) 12 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.7 (-3.1, 1.8) 2006 - 2010
Saluda County No 50.7 (38.8, 65.4) 12 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.9 (-3.9, 0.1) 2006 - 2010
Bamberg County No 49.5 (36.8, 65.7) 10 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.4 (-4.6, -0.2) 2006 - 2010
Jasper County Yes 44.3 (32.6, 58.7) 10 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.5 (-4.1, 1.2) 2006 - 2010
McCormick County Yes 43.0 (29.3, 62.1) 7 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.2 (-5.1, 0.8) 2006 - 2010
Allendale County No 50.7 (33.9, 73.0) 6 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.4 (-5.8, 1.1) 2006 - 2010
Calhoun County Yes 34.7 (23.9, 49.2) 7 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.2 (-3.2, 2.9) 2006 - 2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/19/2014 5:48 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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