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Lung & Bronchus, 2008 - 2012

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Ages


Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-2
Reduce the lung cancer death rate

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County
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Met Healthy People Objective of 45.5? 1 Age-Adjusted Death Rate
deaths per 100,000
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Average Deaths per Year
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Recent Trend 2 Recent 5-Year Trend2
in Death Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Texas (State) Yes 43.5 (43.1, 43.9) 9,622 falling falling trend -3.0 (-3.4, -2.7)
United States No 47.2 (47.1, 47.3) 157,859 falling falling trend -2.3 (-2.5, -2.1)
Anderson County No 69.6 (60.5, 79.8) 43 falling falling trend -4.3 (-6.6, -1.9)
Andrews County No 53.1 (37.3, 73.2) 7 stable stable trend -0.2 (-2.4, 2.1)
Angelina County No 51.6 (45.3, 58.6) 49 falling falling trend -2.4 (-3.2, -1.6)
Aransas County No 61.3 (50.8, 73.8) 25 falling falling trend -1.9 (-3.2, -0.5)
Archer County Yes 44.5 (28.6, 67.0) 5 falling falling trend -3.5 (-5.9, -1.0)
Armstrong County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Atascosa County Yes 36.2 (28.8, 44.9) 17 falling falling trend -2.6 (-4.4, -0.9)
Austin County Yes 40.4 (31.5, 51.2) 15 stable stable trend -1.2 (-3.0, 0.7)
Bailey County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Bandera County No 47.5 (37.4, 60.1) 16 falling falling trend -2.1 (-3.7, -0.4)
Bastrop County No 54.0 (46.6, 62.3) 40 stable stable trend -0.8 (-2.0, 0.4)
Baylor County No 56.9 (33.6, 94.5) 4 ** **
Bee County Yes 37.7 (28.2, 49.3) 11 falling falling trend -2.3 (-4.3, -0.3)
Bell County No 55.3 (51.1, 59.8) 129 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.7, -1.2)
Bexar County Yes 35.4 (34.0, 36.8) 526 falling falling trend -2.2 (-2.6, -1.9)
Blanco County Yes 31.4 (20.1, 48.0) 5 falling falling trend -3.6 (-6.6, -0.6)
Borden County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Bosque County No 59.8 (47.8, 74.4) 18 stable stable trend -0.2 (-1.5, 1.1)
Bowie County No 60.2 (53.7, 67.3) 64 falling falling trend -1.0 (-1.8, -0.2)
Brazoria County No 49.4 (45.5, 53.4) 130 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.0, -1.4)
Brazos County Yes 40.2 (35.2, 45.6) 48 falling falling trend -13.6 (-24.6, -1.0)
Brewster County Yes 36.6 (22.2, 57.2) 4 ** **
Briscoe County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Brooks County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Brown County No 54.9 (46.2, 65.0) 29 falling falling trend -1.7 (-3.0, -0.3)
Burleson County No 60.0 (46.7, 76.3) 14 stable stable trend -0.9 (-3.0, 1.3)
Burnet County Yes 44.1 (37.1, 52.3) 28 falling falling trend -2.6 (-3.8, -1.4)
Caldwell County Yes 44.0 (35.0, 54.7) 17 stable stable trend -1.6 (-3.2, 0.1)
Calhoun County Yes 42.2 (31.7, 55.2) 11 falling falling trend -3.4 (-4.7, -2.0)
Callahan County No 70.5 (54.8, 90.1) 14 stable stable trend -0.2 (-2.0, 1.6)
Cameron County Yes 25.0 (22.8, 27.5) 90 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.2, -1.8)
Camp County No 60.5 (44.5, 80.8) 10 falling falling trend -2.6 (-4.4, -0.8)
Carson County Yes 40.0 (23.3, 65.8) 3 stable stable trend -2.1 (-4.5, 0.5)
Cass County No 61.2 (51.4, 72.7) 28 stable stable trend -0.7 (-1.7, 0.4)
Castro County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Chambers County No 60.0 (47.4, 74.7) 17 stable stable trend -1.5 (-3.4, 0.4)
Cherokee County No 62.4 (53.6, 72.1) 37 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.7, -0.6)
Childress County No 52.6 (32.4, 81.1) 4 stable stable trend -1.5 (-4.0, 1.2)
Clay County No 57.4 (41.9, 77.8) 9 stable stable trend -0.9 (-3.6, 1.9)
Cochran County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Coke County * * 3 or fewer * **
Coleman County No 72.6 (54.3, 96.6) 11 stable stable trend 1.0 (-1.0, 3.0)
Collin County Yes 38.3 (35.8, 40.9) 202 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.6, -1.2)
Collingsworth County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Colorado County No 56.8 (45.2, 70.8) 17 stable stable trend 0.1 (-1.8, 2.0)
Comal County Yes 42.1 (37.3, 47.4) 58 stable stable trend -1.1 (-2.2, 0.0)
Comanche County No 56.5 (43.0, 73.5) 12 stable stable trend 0.2 (-1.7, 2.1)
Concho County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Cooke County No 54.2 (45.4, 64.3) 27 stable stable trend -0.8 (-1.9, 0.2)
Coryell County No 59.1 (49.4, 70.1) 27 falling falling trend -2.8 (-4.5, -1.1)
Cottle County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Crane County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Crockett County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Crosby County * * 3 or fewer * **
Culberson County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Dallam County No 63.7 (35.8, 103.3) 3 stable stable trend -1.9 (-5.3, 1.7)
Dallas County Yes 44.1 (42.7, 45.5) 802 falling falling trend -3.1 (-3.9, -2.4)
Dawson County Yes 28.9 (18.1, 44.0) 4 stable stable trend -2.2 (-4.7, 0.3)
DeWitt County No 47.5 (36.9, 60.7) 14 stable stable trend -0.3 (-2.1, 1.6)
Deaf Smith County Yes 39.4 (27.4, 54.8) 7 stable stable trend -0.7 (-3.6, 2.3)
Delta County No 53.1 (32.6, 83.8) 4 stable stable trend -2.0 (-4.7, 0.7)
Denton County Yes 39.4 (36.6, 42.3) 165 falling falling trend -2.4 (-3.1, -1.8)
Dickens County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Dimmit County Yes 31.8 (18.7, 50.7) 4 ** **
Donley County No 60.2 (35.6, 99.5) 4 stable stable trend 0.0 (-2.9, 3.0)
Duval County Yes 34.2 (22.1, 51.1) 5 stable stable trend -2.5 (-5.1, 0.1)
Eastland County No 64.7 (51.7, 80.4) 18 stable stable trend -0.4 (-1.9, 1.1)
Ector County No 54.8 (48.9, 61.1) 65 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.2, -1.0)
Edwards County * * 3 or fewer ** **
El Paso County Yes 25.4 (23.7, 27.1) 171 falling falling trend -2.4 (-2.9, -1.9)
Ellis County No 50.8 (45.3, 56.8) 66 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.3, -0.4)
Erath County Yes 39.6 (31.3, 49.6) 16 falling falling trend -6.4 (-11.0, -1.5)
Falls County Yes 42.6 (31.2, 57.0) 9 stable stable trend 8.9 (-10.0, 31.8)
Fannin County No 63.4 (53.4, 74.8) 29 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.9, 0.9)
Fayette County Yes 32.8 (25.4, 42.2) 14 stable stable trend -1.4 (-3.2, 0.5)
Fisher County No 46.1 (26.3, 79.3) 3 stable stable trend -0.6 (-3.5, 2.4)
Floyd County No 53.5 (33.4, 82.2) 5 stable stable trend -1.1 (-4.1, 2.1)
Foard County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Fort Bend County Yes 32.4 (29.7, 35.2) 126 falling falling trend -3.1 (-4.0, -2.2)
Franklin County No 54.1 (39.2, 73.7) 9 stable stable trend -0.2 (-2.6, 2.1)
Freestone County No 45.8 (34.9, 59.5) 12 stable stable trend -0.1 (-2.1, 1.9)
Frio County Yes 30.9 (19.8, 46.0) 5 stable stable trend -1.8 (-3.9, 0.4)
Gaines County Yes 40.9 (27.1, 58.9) 6 stable stable trend -0.4 (-3.2, 2.4)
Galveston County No 55.9 (52.0, 60.0) 162 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.0, -0.8)
Garza County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Gillespie County Yes 39.1 (31.5, 48.5) 19 stable stable trend -0.1 (-1.8, 1.6)
Glasscock County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Goliad County No 54.1 (35.8, 80.1) 6 ** **
Gonzales County Yes 41.3 (30.5, 54.8) 10 falling falling trend -1.8 (-3.5, -0.1)
Gray County No 57.5 (45.7, 71.7) 16 stable stable trend -0.7 (-2.1, 0.7)
Grayson County No 57.6 (52.3, 63.4) 87 falling falling trend -1.3 (-2.0, -0.6)
Gregg County No 56.8 (51.2, 62.8) 76 falling falling trend -1.3 (-1.9, -0.7)
Grimes County Yes 41.3 (31.8, 53.0) 13 falling falling trend -3.0 (-4.3, -1.7)
Guadalupe County Yes 40.9 (36.1, 46.3) 53 falling falling trend -1.8 (-2.6, -1.1)
Hale County Yes 44.6 (35.2, 55.6) 16 stable stable trend -0.1 (-1.8, 1.7)
Hall County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Hamilton County No 48.6 (34.2, 68.7) 8 stable stable trend 0.8 (-2.1, 3.8)
Hansford County * * 3 or fewer * 0.8 (-2.1, 3.8)
Hardeman County * * 3 or fewer * 0.8 (-2.1, 3.8)
Hardin County No 56.4 (48.2, 65.6) 35 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.9, -0.6)
Harris County Yes 41.9 (40.8, 43.0) 1,245 falling falling trend -3.2 (-3.5, -2.8)
Harrison County No 64.0 (56.0, 72.9) 47 stable stable trend 0.6 (-0.4, 1.7)
Hartley County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Haskell County No 64.3 (42.8, 94.6) 6 stable stable trend -0.0 (-2.5, 2.6)
Hays County Yes 36.6 (31.7, 42.1) 42 falling falling trend -1.7 (-3.0, -0.5)
Hemphill County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Henderson County No 64.4 (57.9, 71.5) 74 falling falling trend -1.5 (-2.4, -0.7)
Hidalgo County Yes 23.5 (21.7, 25.3) 138 falling falling trend -1.8 (-2.4, -1.3)
Hill County No 62.5 (52.9, 73.6) 31 stable stable trend 0.4 (-0.8, 1.7)
Hockley County Yes 35.4 (25.3, 48.1) 8 stable stable trend -1.4 (-3.4, 0.5)
Hood County No 46.1 (39.7, 53.4) 38 falling falling trend -3.0 (-4.0, -2.0)
Hopkins County No 49.5 (40.7, 59.9) 22 stable stable trend -1.4 (-2.9, 0.2)
Houston County No 57.5 (46.6, 70.5) 20 stable stable trend -1.1 (-2.9, 0.6)
Howard County Yes 45.5 (36.4, 56.4) 17 falling falling trend -1.6 (-3.1, -0.0)
Hudspeth County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Hunt County No 64.4 (57.5, 72.1) 63 stable stable trend -0.7 (-1.6, 0.1)
Hutchinson County No 46.6 (35.5, 60.1) 12 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.7, -0.2)
Irion County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Jack County No 65.3 (45.4, 91.6) 7 stable stable trend -0.5 (-3.1, 2.1)
Jackson County No 47.7 (34.3, 64.8) 9 stable stable trend -1.7 (-3.6, 0.3)
Jasper County No 63.8 (53.8, 75.3) 29 falling falling trend -2.3 (-3.7, -0.8)
Jeff Davis County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Jefferson County No 49.0 (45.3, 52.9) 131 falling falling trend -2.1 (-2.6, -1.6)
Jim Hogg County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Jim Wells County Yes 40.4 (32.3, 49.9) 18 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.6, -0.7)
Johnson County No 57.2 (51.8, 63.1) 85 falling falling trend -0.8 (-1.4, -0.3)
Jones County No 52.4 (39.8, 67.9) 12 stable stable trend 0.1 (-2.1, 2.3)
Karnes County Yes 38.8 (26.5, 55.0) 6 stable stable trend -1.3 (-3.6, 1.0)
Kaufman County No 53.4 (46.8, 60.6) 50 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.2, -1.1)
Kendall County Yes 33.8 (26.5, 42.8) 15 falling falling trend -2.6 (-4.3, -0.7)
Kenedy County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Kent County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Kerr County No 48.6 (42.3, 55.8) 45 stable stable trend -0.8 (-1.8, 0.2)
Kimble County No 53.6 (32.7, 86.6) 4 stable stable trend -1.2 (-3.6, 1.2)
King County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Kinney County No 54.3 (31.3, 92.0) 3 ** **
Kleberg County Yes 32.9 (24.2, 43.7) 10 stable stable trend -1.3 (-3.7, 1.2)
Knox County * * 3 or fewer ** **
La Salle County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Lamar County No 58.7 (50.5, 67.9) 38 falling falling trend -1.2 (-2.2, -0.2)
Lamb County Yes 31.7 (21.1, 46.3) 6 stable stable trend -0.6 (-3.8, 2.7)
Lampasas County No 70.4 (56.4, 87.1) 18 stable stable trend -0.9 (-2.5, 0.8)
Lavaca County Yes 33.3 (24.8, 44.4) 10 stable stable trend -0.8 (-2.5, 1.0)
Lee County Yes 33.9 (23.7, 47.3) 7 stable stable trend -0.9 (-3.3, 1.5)
Leon County No 59.3 (46.8, 74.7) 16 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.9, -0.4)
Liberty County No 67.5 (59.2, 76.7) 49 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.6, -0.3)
Limestone County No 57.2 (45.6, 70.9) 17 falling falling trend -2.4 (-3.7, -1.1)
Lipscomb County * * 3 or fewer * -2.4 (-3.7, -1.1)
Live Oak County No 51.7 (37.7, 70.1) 9 stable stable trend -1.2 (-3.5, 1.2)
Llano County No 49.2 (40.1, 60.9) 22 stable stable trend -1.2 (-2.6, 0.1)
Loving County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Lubbock County Yes 41.6 (38.1, 45.3) 105 falling falling trend -1.0 (-1.9, -0.0)
Lynn County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Madison County No 57.2 (41.4, 77.3) 9 stable stable trend -0.2 (-2.6, 2.3)
Marion County No 70.2 (53.7, 91.4) 13 stable stable trend 0.1 (-1.7, 1.9)
Martin County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Mason County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Matagorda County No 49.4 (40.4, 59.9) 22 stable stable trend -0.6 (-2.1, 0.9)
Maverick County Yes 22.7 (16.8, 29.9) 10 stable stable trend -1.5 (-3.6, 0.7)
McCulloch County No 53.7 (37.5, 75.9) 7 stable stable trend -0.3 (-3.1, 2.6)
McLennan County No 54.9 (50.7, 59.2) 132 stable stable trend -0.4 (-1.1, 0.3)
McMullen County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Medina County Yes 36.8 (29.7, 45.1) 19 stable stable trend -1.5 (-3.0, 0.1)
Menard County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Midland County Yes 42.4 (37.5, 47.8) 54 falling falling trend -1.8 (-2.7, -0.9)
Milam County No 48.8 (39.0, 60.7) 17 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.8, 0.7)
Mills County Yes 38.7 (22.8, 65.3) 4 stable stable trend 1.2 (-2.1, 4.6)
Mitchell County No 60.7 (40.9, 87.2) 6 stable stable trend -2.2 (-4.6, 0.3)
Montague County No 67.7 (54.4, 83.6) 19 stable stable trend -0.8 (-2.5, 1.0)
Montgomery County No 49.0 (45.9, 52.3) 198 falling falling trend -5.9 (-8.7, -3.0)
Moore County Yes 42.7 (30.1, 58.5) 8 stable stable trend -2.0 (-4.4, 0.6)
Morris County No 67.3 (51.9, 86.6) 13 stable stable trend -0.2 (-1.5, 1.2)
Motley County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Nacogdoches County No 59.4 (51.1, 68.8) 37 stable stable trend -0.1 (-1.3, 1.0)
Navarro County No 65.0 (55.8, 75.4) 36 stable stable trend -1.0 (-2.2, 0.2)
Newton County No 67.3 (51.5, 86.9) 13 stable stable trend -0.6 (-2.7, 1.4)
Nolan County No 61.9 (47.1, 80.1) 12 stable stable trend 0.6 (-1.2, 2.4)
Nueces County Yes 38.3 (35.4, 41.3) 131 falling falling trend -3.0 (-3.5, -2.4)
Ochiltree County No 51.5 (32.5, 77.3) 5 stable stable trend -1.9 (-5.2, 1.5)
Oldham County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Orange County No 61.7 (54.7, 69.3) 58 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.9, -0.8)
Palo Pinto County No 60.5 (49.6, 73.2) 22 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.9, -0.2)
Panola County No 55.7 (44.2, 69.4) 17 stable stable trend -0.9 (-2.8, 1.0)
Parker County No 59.0 (52.8, 65.8) 70 falling falling trend -1.2 (-2.3, -0.1)
Parmer County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Pecos County Yes 39.9 (26.8, 57.2) 6 stable stable trend -1.8 (-4.0, 0.6)
Polk County No 74.3 (65.0, 84.5) 49 stable stable trend -0.6 (-1.8, 0.6)
Potter County No 49.4 (43.7, 55.7) 55 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.6, -0.6)
Presidio County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Rains County No 58.4 (43.4, 78.0) 11 stable stable trend -2.2 (-4.5, 0.1)
Randall County Yes 39.7 (34.8, 45.0) 50 stable stable trend -0.8 (-1.5, 0.0)
Reagan County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Real County No 45.9 (26.0, 83.1) 3 ** **
Red River County No 51.2 (38.5, 67.6) 11 stable stable trend -0.9 (-3.2, 1.4)
Reeves County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Refugio County No 71.3 (50.9, 98.6) 8 stable stable trend 0.5 (-2.0, 3.0)
Roberts County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Robertson County No 54.3 (41.3, 70.4) 12 stable stable trend -1.1 (-2.7, 0.4)
Rockwall County Yes 37.7 (31.1, 45.2) 25 falling falling trend -3.6 (-4.9, -2.3)
Runnels County No 55.9 (40.3, 76.4) 9 falling falling trend -1.9 (-3.6, -0.1)
Rusk County No 55.5 (47.4, 64.5) 34 stable stable trend -0.6 (-1.5, 0.4)
Sabine County No 58.7 (44.3, 77.8) 12 stable stable trend -2.2 (-4.3, 0.0)
San Augustine County No 58.6 (41.7, 81.3) 8 stable stable trend -0.5 (-2.9, 2.0)
San Jacinto County No 74.0 (61.6, 88.4) 27 stable stable trend 16.2 (-3.2, 39.4)
San Patricio County No 55.4 (47.7, 64.0) 38 falling falling trend -1.3 (-2.3, -0.2)
San Saba County No 50.3 (31.7, 77.6) 5 stable stable trend 1.6 (-1.0, 4.3)
Schleicher County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Scurry County No 46.2 (33.3, 62.5) 9 stable stable trend -1.6 (-3.8, 0.6)
Shackelford County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Shelby County No 57.0 (45.8, 70.4) 18 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.6, -0.6)
Sherman County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Smith County No 51.7 (47.7, 55.9) 123 falling falling trend -1.2 (-1.8, -0.6)
Somervell County Yes 44.4 (28.0, 67.6) 5 falling falling trend -4.2 (-6.1, -2.3)
Starr County Yes 25.7 (19.7, 32.8) 13 stable stable trend -1.1 (-2.9, 0.7)
Stephens County No 74.3 (55.0, 98.9) 10 stable stable trend -1.0 (-2.7, 0.8)
Sterling County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Stonewall County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Sutton County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Swisher County Yes 39.1 (24.1, 60.9) 4 ** **
Tarrant County No 46.4 (44.8, 48.1) 661 falling falling trend -2.1 (-2.4, -1.8)
Taylor County No 46.6 (41.7, 52.0) 66 falling falling trend -1.3 (-2.0, -0.5)
Terrell County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Terry County Yes 42.9 (29.1, 61.2) 6 stable stable trend -0.9 (-3.5, 1.7)
Throckmorton County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Titus County No 51.2 (40.4, 64.0) 16 falling falling trend -2.2 (-4.2, -0.0)
Tom Green County Yes 43.5 (38.4, 49.1) 53 falling falling trend -2.0 (-2.8, -1.3)
Travis County Yes 35.7 (33.6, 37.8) 239 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.0, -2.0)
Trinity County No 75.0 (60.4, 93.0) 19 stable stable trend 1.2 (-0.6, 2.9)
Tyler County No 65.2 (52.8, 80.1) 20 stable stable trend -0.7 (-2.3, 0.9)
Upshur County No 63.8 (54.1, 74.9) 31 stable stable trend -0.4 (-1.7, 0.9)
Upton County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Uvalde County Yes 33.4 (24.8, 44.0) 10 falling falling trend -3.6 (-5.7, -1.5)
Val Verde County Yes 31.5 (24.7, 39.6) 15 falling falling trend -3.2 (-5.1, -1.2)
Van Zandt County No 64.9 (56.8, 74.0) 47 stable stable trend 0.1 (-0.7, 1.0)
Victoria County Yes 42.6 (36.9, 49.0) 40 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.6, -1.3)
Walker County No 45.7 (38.2, 54.2) 28 falling falling trend -1.7 (-3.0, -0.3)
Waller County Yes 39.5 (30.7, 49.9) 15 falling falling trend -2.4 (-4.1, -0.7)
Ward County No 54.6 (37.7, 76.7) 7 stable stable trend -1.8 (-3.7, 0.1)
Washington County Yes 37.0 (29.7, 45.9) 18 falling falling trend -1.9 (-3.2, -0.6)
Webb County Yes 21.1 (18.0, 24.6) 34 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.4, -0.9)
Wharton County Yes 40.3 (32.7, 49.3) 20 stable stable trend -18.9 (-35.6, 2.0)
Wheeler County No 58.4 (36.2, 90.5) 4 stable stable trend 0.5 (-2.9, 3.9)
Wichita County No 60.8 (55.1, 66.9) 85 falling falling trend -7.0 (-12.7, -0.9)
Wilbarger County No 47.6 (34.0, 65.1) 8 stable stable trend -0.7 (-2.4, 1.0)
Willacy County Yes 39.2 (28.1, 53.3) 8 stable stable trend -0.5 (-3.2, 2.2)
Williamson County Yes 37.6 (34.5, 40.8) 120 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.5, -1.5)
Wilson County Yes 37.3 (29.6, 46.3) 17 stable stable trend -1.7 (-3.5, 0.1)
Winkler County Yes 43.0 (24.4, 70.5) 3 ** **
Wise County No 58.7 (50.2, 68.3) 36 stable stable trend -0.2 (-1.7, 1.3)
Wood County No 58.5 (50.8, 67.3) 44 stable stable trend -0.8 (-2.3, 0.8)
Yoakum County No 53.5 (32.1, 83.4) 4 stable stable trend 0.3 (-3.0, 3.6)
Young County No 58.0 (45.5, 73.2) 15 stable stable trend -0.2 (-1.4, 1.1)
Zapata County * * 3 or fewer * -0.2 (-1.4, 1.1)
Zavala County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 06/25/2016 3:40 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.
* 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.