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Death Rate Report for Virginia by County, death years through 2010

Colon & Rectum
Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-5
Reduce the colorectal cancer death rate
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Ages

Sorted by Rate
County
sort ascending
Met
Healthy People
Objective
of
14.5?
1
Annual
Death
Rate

over rate period
deaths per 100,000

(95% Confidence Interval)
sorted descending, sort ascending
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)
sort descending
Recent Trend Period2
Virginia (State) No 16.2 (15.8, 16.6) 1,261 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.3 (-4.0, -2.5) 2006 - 2010
United States No 16.4 (16.3, 16.4) 52,633 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.5 (-2.9, -2.1) 2006 - 2010
King William County No 31.9 (20.2, 47.7) 5 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.0 (-3.1, 3.1) 2006 - 2010
Bedford City No 31.4 (17.9, 53.2) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  0.8 (-3.2, 5.0) 2006 - 2010
Lunenburg County No 27.4 (17.4, 41.7) 5 2006 - 2010 stable  1.1 (-3.0, 5.4) 2006 - 2010
Southampton County No 27.2 (18.3, 39.3) 6 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.7 (-3.8, 2.4) 2006 - 2010
Page County No 26.0 (18.4, 35.8) 8 2006 - 2010 stable  1.9 (-1.2, 5.0) 2006 - 2010
Appomattox County No 25.2 (16.0, 38.1) 5 2006 - 2010 **
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Clarke County No 25.0 (15.5, 38.7) 4 2006 - 2010 **
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Colonial Heights City No 24.7 (16.8, 35.5) 7 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.2 (-3.9, 1.6) 2006 - 2010
Hopewell City No 24.1 (16.3, 34.4) 6 2006 - 2010 stable  0.4 (-2.9, 3.8) 2006 - 2010
Powhatan County No 23.3 (15.4, 33.9) 6 2006 - 2010 **
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Amherst County No 23.0 (16.8, 30.8) 9 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.8 (-3.2, 1.6) 2006 - 2010
Caroline County No 22.8 (15.4, 32.5) 6 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.6 (-5.3, 0.2) 2006 - 2010
Suffolk City No 21.8 (17.3, 27.1) 17 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.4 (-3.4, 0.6) 2006 - 2010
Northumberland County No 21.6 (13.2, 34.8) 5 2006 - 2010 **
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King George County No 21.5 (12.7, 33.6) 4 2006 - 2010 **
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Wise County No 21.0 (15.4, 28.0) 9 2006 - 2010 stable  1.4 (-1.7, 4.6) 2006 - 2010
Staunton City No 20.9 (14.6, 29.3) 7 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.3 (-4.7, 2.2) 2006 - 2010
Nelson County No 20.7 (12.9, 32.1) 5 2006 - 2010 stable  -20.3 (-40.3, 6.3) 2006 - 2010
Alleghany Cnty and Clifton Forge Cty No 20.6 (13.3, 31.1) 5 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.8 (-4.1, 2.6) 2006 - 2010
Richmond City No 20.5 (17.7, 23.5) 40 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.3 (-2.8, 0.2) 2006 - 2010
Portsmouth City No 20.4 (16.7, 24.8) 21 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.6 (-2.4, 1.1) 2006 - 2010
Dinwiddie County No 20.4 (13.5, 29.6) 6 2006 - 2010 stable  0.7 (-3.0, 4.6) 2006 - 2010
Charlotte County No 20.3 (12.2, 32.6) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  0.1 (-2.9, 3.2) 2006 - 2010
Pulaski County No 20.2 (14.8, 27.2) 9 2006 - 2010 stable  0.3 (-2.0, 2.6) 2006 - 2010
Lee County No 20.2 (13.6, 29.1) 6 2006 - 2010 stable  0.5 (-2.0, 3.0) 2006 - 2010
Fredericksburg City No 20.0 (12.3, 30.7) 4 2006 - 2010 **
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Louisa County No 20.0 (13.7, 28.1) 7 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.8 (-4.2, 2.7) 2006 - 2010
Hampton City No 19.8 (16.5, 23.6) 26 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.2 (-3.6, -0.8) 2006 - 2010
Petersburg City No 19.7 (14.0, 27.2) 8 2006 - 2010 falling  -9.7 (-15.2, -3.9) 2006 - 2010
Botetourt County No 19.7 (14.0, 27.3) 8 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.6 (-4.3, 3.2) 2006 - 2010
Pittsylvania County No 19.7 (15.5, 24.8) 16 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.2 (-1.8, 1.4) 2006 - 2010
Salem City No 19.6 (13.3, 28.2) 6 2006 - 2010 stable  0.3 (-2.3, 3.1) 2006 - 2010
Nottoway County No 19.5 (11.8, 30.6) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.6 (-4.1, 3.1) 2006 - 2010
Montgomery County No 19.4 (15.1, 24.4) 14 2006 - 2010 stable  1.0 (-1.2, 3.2) 2006 - 2010
Manassas City No 19.4 (11.7, 29.6) 4 2006 - 2010 **
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Lynchburg City No 19.4 (15.4, 24.3) 17 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.1 (-5.0, -1.0) 2006 - 2010
Culpeper County No 19.4 (13.9, 26.4) 8 2006 - 2010 stable  0.4 (-2.7, 3.7) 2006 - 2010
Chesapeake City No 19.3 (16.5, 22.4) 36 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.9 (-3.1, -0.6) 2006 - 2010
Madison County No 18.9 (10.9, 31.0) 3 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.8 (-4.9, 1.5) 2006 - 2010
Martinsville City No 18.9 (11.3, 30.5) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.8 (-4.6, 1.2) 2006 - 2010
Harrisonburg City No 18.9 (12.7, 27.0) 6 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.5 (-4.4, 1.5) 2006 - 2010
Northampton County No 18.8 (11.2, 30.8) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.5 (-5.1, 2.3) 2006 - 2010
Winchester City No 18.8 (12.4, 27.4) 6 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.1 (-4.4, 0.3) 2006 - 2010
Patrick County No 18.8 (12.2, 28.2) 5 2006 - 2010 **
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Roanoke City No 18.8 (15.4, 22.8) 22 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.8 (-2.9, -0.8) 2006 - 2010
Prince Edward County No 18.7 (11.6, 28.7) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.5 (-4.1, 3.2) 2006 - 2010
Warren County No 18.7 (12.9, 26.1) 7 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.9 (-4.4, 0.6) 2006 - 2010
Norfolk City No 18.6 (16.0, 21.5) 37 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.9 (-3.5, -2.2) 2006 - 2010
Westmoreland County No 18.4 (11.2, 28.9) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.2 (-4.2, 1.9) 2006 - 2010
Mecklenburg County No 18.3 (13.3, 24.8) 9 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.1 (-4.6, 0.5) 2006 - 2010
Wythe County No 18.2 (12.5, 25.7) 7 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.1 (-4.3, 0.2) 2006 - 2010
Prince George County No 18.0 (11.5, 26.8) 5 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.8 (-4.4, 0.8) 2006 - 2010
Isle of Wight County No 17.9 (12.4, 25.2) 7 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.6 (-4.3, 1.1) 2006 - 2010
Lancaster County No 17.8 (11.4, 29.2) 5 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.2 (-4.2, 3.9) 2006 - 2010
Middlesex County No 17.7 (9.8, 31.3) 3 2006 - 2010 **
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Carroll County No 17.7 (12.4, 24.7) 8 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.3 (-2.9, 2.3) 2006 - 2010
Dickenson County No 17.5 (10.3, 28.3) 4 2006 - 2010 **
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Orange County No 17.5 (12.2, 24.5) 7 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.2 (-4.4, 0.1) 2006 - 2010
Accomack County No 17.3 (12.4, 23.6) 8 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.3 (-5.3, -1.2) 2006 - 2010
Franklin County No 17.3 (13.1, 22.5) 12 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.4 (-4.2, -0.5) 2006 - 2010
Spotsylvania County No 17.1 (13.5, 21.2) 17 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.7 (-4.2, 0.9) 2006 - 2010
Brunswick County No 17.0 (10.0, 27.4) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  -3.3 (-6.5, 0.1) 2006 - 2010
Buchanan County No 16.9 (10.5, 25.8) 5 2006 - 2010 stable  0.8 (-2.5, 4.1) 2006 - 2010
Fairfax City No 16.9 (10.5, 25.9) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.1 (-6.2, 2.3) 2006 - 2010
Rockingham County No 16.8 (13.2, 21.2) 15 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.4 (-3.3, 0.6) 2006 - 2010
Gloucester County No 16.8 (11.7, 23.6) 7 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.5 (-4.9, -0.0) 2006 - 2010
Tazewell County No 16.8 (12.5, 22.3) 10 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.4 (-5.7, -0.9) 2006 - 2010
Stafford County No 16.7 (12.5, 21.8) 12 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.1 (-4.7, 0.7) 2006 - 2010
Loudoun County No 16.6 (13.7, 19.8) 27 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.3 (-4.9, -1.6) 2006 - 2010
Chesterfield County No 16.3 (14.1, 18.7) 42 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.2 (-3.7, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Danville City No 16.2 (12.1, 21.4) 11 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.7 (-4.6, 1.2) 2006 - 2010
Henrico County No 16.1 (14.2, 18.2) 51 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.9 (-2.9, -1.0) 2006 - 2010
Smyth County No 16.0 (11.1, 22.5) 7 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.0 (-4.7, 0.7) 2006 - 2010
Fauquier County No 16.0 (11.8, 21.2) 10 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.0 (-4.1, 0.1) 2006 - 2010
Charlottesville City No 15.9 (10.4, 23.1) 5 2006 - 2010 falling  -4.0 (-5.8, -2.1) 2006 - 2010
Washington County No 15.8 (11.9, 20.7) 11 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.0 (-3.5, 1.5) 2006 - 2010
Giles County No 15.8 (9.4, 25.3) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.0 (-5.0, 1.1) 2006 - 2010
Prince William County No 15.6 (13.2, 18.3) 36 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.8 (-4.8, -2.8) 2006 - 2010
Fluvanna County No 15.5 (9.6, 23.9) 4 2006 - 2010 **
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Newport News City No 15.5 (12.8, 18.5) 25 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.2 (-4.9, -1.5) 2006 - 2010
Henry County No 15.3 (11.6, 19.9) 12 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.7 (-4.1, 0.9) 2006 - 2010
York County No 15.3 (11.1, 20.6) 9 2006 - 2010 falling  -4.2 (-6.5, -1.8) 2006 - 2010
Bristol City No 15.2 (9.2, 24.3) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.1 (-5.4, 1.4) 2006 - 2010
Hanover County No 15.2 (12.0, 19.1) 16 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.8 (-6.0, -1.6) 2006 - 2010
Halifax County with South Boston City No 15.0 (10.5, 20.9) 8 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.1 (-4.4, 0.3) 2006 - 2010
Rockbridge County No 14.8 (9.6, 22.4) 5 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.5 (-6.5, -0.4) 2006 - 2010
Bedford County No 14.8 (11.2, 19.4) 12 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.5 (-4.3, 1.3) 2006 - 2010
Alexandria City No 14.7 (11.6, 18.4) 16 2006 - 2010 falling  -4.3 (-5.5, -3.0) 2006 - 2010
Waynesboro City Yes 14.5 (8.6, 23.0) 4 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.0 (-4.0, 2.1) 2006 - 2010
Campbell County Yes 14.3 (10.4, 19.2) 9 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.4 (-5.6, -1.1) 2006 - 2010
Grayson County Yes 14.1 (8.1, 23.6) 3 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.5 (-4.4, 1.6) 2006 - 2010
Albemarle County Yes 14.0 (11.0, 17.5) 15 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.5 (-3.1, 2.2) 2006 - 2010
Russell County Yes 14.0 (9.1, 20.9) 5 2006 - 2010 stable  -2.2 (-5.7, 1.4) 2006 - 2010
Scott County Yes 14.0 (8.8, 21.5) 5 2006 - 2010 stable  -3.2 (-6.7, 0.4) 2006 - 2010
Augusta County Yes 13.8 (10.4, 17.8) 12 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.7 (-6.4, -0.9) 2006 - 2010
Frederick County Yes 13.7 (10.1, 18.0) 10 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.2 (-4.1, 1.8) 2006 - 2010
Roanoke County Yes 12.9 (10.2, 16.2) 16 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.3 (-3.2, 0.6) 2006 - 2010
Shenandoah County Yes 12.9 (9.1, 18.0) 8 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.7 (-5.0, -0.2) 2006 - 2010
Virginia Beach City Yes 12.8 (11.2, 14.6) 48 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.2 (-4.3, -2.0) 2006 - 2010
Arlington County Yes 12.4 (10.0, 15.2) 19 2006 - 2010 falling  -4.4 (-5.8, -3.1) 2006 - 2010
Fairfax County Yes 11.5 (10.5, 12.6) 100 2006 - 2010 falling  -3.8 (-4.4, -3.2) 2006 - 2010
James City County Yes 10.5 (7.8, 14.1) 10 2006 - 2010 **
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Craig County
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Cumberland County
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New Kent County
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Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 08/01/2014 9:53 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. 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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