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Death Rate Report for Washington by County, Death Years Through 2011 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 Rate
County
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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 Change2
in Death Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Recent Trend Period2
Washington (State) No 47.3 (46.5, 48.0) 3,181 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -2.3 (-2.9, -1.8) 2007 - 2011
United States No 48.4 (48.3, 48.5) 158,111 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -2.3 (-2.5, -2.0) 2007 - 2011
Grays Harbor County No 71.3 (63.8, 79.5) 67 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -0.3 (-1.4, 0.7) 2007 - 2011
Columbia County No 66.0 (41.4, 104.2) 5 2007 - 2011 ** ** **
Skamania County No 60.4 (42.4, 83.8) 8 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -0.3 (-2.2, 1.6) 2007 - 2011
Pend Oreille County No 59.2 (44.1, 78.5) 11 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -2.1 (-4.2, 0.0) 2007 - 2011
Cowlitz County No 58.5 (52.5, 65.0) 72 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.5, 0.5) 2007 - 2011
Pacific County No 57.9 (47.4, 70.8) 22 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -0.9 (-2.5, 0.8) 2007 - 2011
Skagit County No 57.0 (51.6, 62.8) 84 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -0.0 (-0.6, 0.6) 2007 - 2011
Wahkiakum County No 56.8 (33.7, 95.0) 4 2007 - 2011 ** ** **
Lincoln County No 56.4 (41.2, 76.6) 9 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend 1.7 (-1.0, 4.5) 2007 - 2011
Mason County No 55.0 (48.1, 62.8) 47 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.5 (-2.6, -0.4) 2007 - 2011
Pierce County No 54.9 (52.5, 57.4) 400 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.8 (-2.9, -0.8) 2007 - 2011
Lewis County No 54.4 (48.1, 61.4) 55 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.4, -0.3) 2007 - 2011
Clallam County No 54.3 (48.5, 60.8) 67 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.4, 0.5) 2007 - 2011
Asotin County No 54.0 (43.1, 67.3) 17 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -0.5 (-2.6, 1.6) 2007 - 2011
Spokane County No 52.3 (49.4, 55.3) 260 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -5.4 (-10.4, -0.1) 2007 - 2011
Clark County No 50.3 (47.2, 53.6) 199 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.1, -1.2) 2007 - 2011
Jefferson County No 49.9 (41.8, 59.8) 28 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -0.9 (-2.7, 0.8) 2007 - 2011
Yakima County No 49.6 (45.6, 53.9) 113 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.3 (-1.9, -0.7) 2007 - 2011
Okanogan County No 49.2 (41.1, 58.7) 27 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.9, -0.9) 2007 - 2011
Snohomish County No 48.1 (45.7, 50.7) 299 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.2 (-1.8, -0.6) 2007 - 2011
Thurston County No 48.0 (44.2, 52.0) 126 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.1 (-2.0, -0.3) 2007 - 2011
Franklin County No 47.4 (38.6, 57.3) 21 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -2.0 (-3.9, -0.1) 2007 - 2011
Benton County No 47.3 (42.7, 52.4) 78 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.1 (-2.2, -0.0) 2007 - 2011
Grant County No 47.1 (40.7, 54.3) 39 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend 0.2 (-1.3, 1.7) 2007 - 2011
Kitsap County Yes 45.0 (41.4, 48.9) 122 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.7, -1.1) 2007 - 2011
Stevens County Yes 44.4 (37.0, 53.1) 27 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -1.1 (-2.9, 0.7) 2007 - 2011
Klickitat County Yes 44.2 (33.8, 57.4) 13 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.9 (-3.4, -0.3) 2007 - 2011
Douglas County Yes 43.5 (35.0, 53.5) 18 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -0.6 (-2.6, 1.5) 2007 - 2011
Ferry County Yes 42.9 (26.9, 66.7) 5 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -2.7 (-6.2, 0.9) 2007 - 2011
Walla Walla County Yes 42.8 (36.0, 50.5) 30 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -0.7 (-2.0, 0.7) 2007 - 2011
Kittitas County Yes 41.9 (32.9, 52.4) 16 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.9 (-3.1, -0.6) 2007 - 2011
Chelan County Yes 41.9 (36.0, 48.5) 37 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -2.1 (-3.2, -1.1) 2007 - 2011
Island County Yes 41.2 (35.9, 47.2) 45 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -14.9 (-33.0, 8.2) 2007 - 2011
Whitman County Yes 41.0 (31.7, 52.1) 14 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -0.4 (-2.2, 1.3) 2007 - 2011
Whatcom County Yes 40.0 (36.3, 44.1) 86 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -1.1 (-1.9, -0.4) 2007 - 2011
King County Yes 39.6 (38.3, 41.0) 698 2007 - 2011 falling falling trend -3.7 (-4.8, -2.5) 2007 - 2011
Adams County Yes 34.7 (22.8, 50.5) 5 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -1.9 (-3.8, 0.1) 2007 - 2011
San Juan County Yes 23.1 (15.1, 35.1) 6 2007 - 2011 stable stable trend -2.0 (-5.2, 1.3) 2007 - 2011
Garfield County * * 3 or fewer 2007 - 2011 ** ** **
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 11/21/2014 2:02 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. 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 1969-2012 US Population Data File is used with mortality data.