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Death Rate Report for Washington 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 Count
County
sort ascending
Met
Healthy People
Objective
of
160.6?
1
Annual
Death
Rate

over rate period
deaths per 100,000

(95% Confidence Interval)
sort descending
Average Deaths per Year
over rate period
sorted descending, sort ascending
Rate Period Recent Trend 2 Recent
Average Annual
Percent
Change
2
in Death Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
sort descending
Recent Trend Period2
Washington (State) No 175.0 (173.6, 176.5) 11,607 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.4 (-1.7, -1.1) 2006 - 2010
United States No 176.4 (176.2, 176.6) 566,112 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.5 (-1.7, -1.4) 2006 - 2010
King County No 162.6 (159.9, 165.3) 2,875 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.4 (-1.5, -1.2) 2006 - 2010
Pierce County No 187.9 (183.4, 192.5) 1,354 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.8 (-1.0, -0.5) 2006 - 2010
Snohomish County No 174.0 (169.2, 178.9) 1,060 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.0 (-1.4, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Spokane County No 181.9 (176.5, 187.4) 896 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.9 (-1.2, -0.6) 2006 - 2010
Clark County No 182.7 (176.6, 189.0) 706 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.4 (-2.9, 2.2) 2006 - 2010
Thurston County No 179.0 (171.6, 186.5) 463 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.8 (-1.3, -0.3) 2006 - 2010
Kitsap County No 174.3 (167.0, 181.8) 458 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.2 (-1.6, -0.8) 2006 - 2010
Yakima County No 172.0 (164.3, 179.9) 384 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.7 (-1.0, -0.3) 2006 - 2010
Whatcom County No 168.3 (160.4, 176.4) 352 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.1 (-1.6, -0.6) 2006 - 2010
Benton County No 178.8 (169.6, 188.4) 288 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.7 (-1.2, -0.3) 2006 - 2010
Skagit County No 182.2 (172.4, 192.5) 264 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.5 (-1.0, -0.0) 2006 - 2010
Cowlitz County No 197.4 (186.2, 209.1) 238 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.5 (-1.1, 0.1) 2006 - 2010
Clallam County No 190.8 (179.6, 202.6) 235 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.8 (-1.5, -0.1) 2006 - 2010
Lewis County No 200.2 (187.7, 213.5) 194 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.4 (-1.0, 0.2) 2006 - 2010
Grays Harbor County No 211.0 (197.7, 225.0) 194 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.7 (-1.3, -0.1) 2006 - 2010
Island County No 162.0 (151.0, 173.6) 169 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.9 (-1.5, -0.3) 2006 - 2010
Mason County No 180.9 (167.8, 194.8) 147 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.4 (-2.2, -0.6) 2006 - 2010
Grant County No 182.1 (169.0, 195.8) 146 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.5 (-1.1, 0.2) 2006 - 2010
Chelan County No 161.6 (149.8, 174.2) 142 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.4 (-2.1, -0.7) 2006 - 2010
Walla Walla County No 174.0 (160.1, 188.9) 121 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.1 (-0.9, 0.6) 2006 - 2010
Stevens County No 180.9 (164.9, 198.2) 100 2006 - 2010 falling  -0.9 (-1.6, -0.1) 2006 - 2010
Okanogan County No 174.5 (158.5, 191.8) 90 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.1 (-1.7, -0.4) 2006 - 2010
Jefferson County No 166.5 (150.7, 184.0) 89 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.3 (-2.4, -0.1) 2006 - 2010
Franklin County No 173.3 (156.2, 191.7) 78 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.3 (-2.3, -0.3) 2006 - 2010
Pacific County No 202.3 (181.3, 225.6) 73 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.3 (-1.3, 0.7) 2006 - 2010
Douglas County No 177.7 (159.6, 197.3) 72 2006 - 2010 stable  0.4 (-0.7, 1.6) 2006 - 2010
Kittitas County No 172.4 (154.1, 192.4) 67 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.9 (-1.9, 0.0) 2006 - 2010
Asotin County No 179.7 (158.4, 203.3) 54 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.3 (-2.5, -0.0) 2006 - 2010
Whitman County Yes 158.6 (139.9, 179.2) 54 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.5 (-1.4, 0.4) 2006 - 2010
Klickitat County Yes 156.0 (134.9, 179.7) 41 2006 - 2010 falling  -1.9 (-2.9, -1.0) 2006 - 2010
Pend Oreille County No 214.8 (183.8, 250.0) 37 2006 - 2010 stable  0.1 (-1.5, 1.8) 2006 - 2010
San Juan County Yes 132.8 (113.2, 155.8) 36 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.3 (-2.7, 0.1) 2006 - 2010
Lincoln County Yes 159.0 (132.5, 190.2) 27 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.0 (-2.3, 0.3) 2006 - 2010
Skamania County No 210.3 (174.6, 251.6) 26 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.5 (-2.2, 1.1) 2006 - 2010
Adams County Yes 153.0 (126.6, 183.1) 24 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.1 (-3.2, -1.0) 2006 - 2010
Ferry County No 186.1 (148.7, 230.9) 19 2006 - 2010 stable  -0.2 (-3.5, 3.2) 2006 - 2010
Columbia County No 205.0 (157.1, 265.9) 14 2006 - 2010 falling  -2.3 (-4.3, -0.4) 2006 - 2010
Wahkiakum County No 198.1 (150.2, 260.2) 13 2006 - 2010 stable  0.8 (-2.3, 4.0) 2006 - 2010
Garfield County No 177.4 (120.0, 260.2) 7 2006 - 2010 stable  -1.8 (-3.9, 0.3) 2006 - 2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 04/23/2014 12:10 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.

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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