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Rate/Trend Comparison by Cancer

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Death Rate/Trend Comparison by Cancer, death years through 2011
South Dakota Counties versus United States

All Cancer Sites
All Races, Both Sexes

  Above US Rate Similar to US Rate Below US Rate
Rising
Trend
Priority 1: rising and above

[none]
 
Priority 2: rising and similar

[none]
 
Priority 3: rising and below

[none]
 
Stable
Trend
Priority 4: stable and above

Butte County
Fall River County 
Priority 6: stable and similar

Aurora County
Beadle County
Bennett County
Bon Homme County
Brule County
Charles Mix County
Clark County
Clay County
Corson County
Custer County
Davison County
Day County
Dewey County
Douglas County
Grant County
Gregory County
Haakon County
Hamlin County
Hanson County
Hughes County
Hutchinson County
Jackson County
Jerauld County
Kingsbury County
Lake County
Lawrence County
Lyman County
Marshall County
McCook County
Meade County
Mellette County
Miner County
Moody County
Perkins County
Potter County
Roberts County
Stanley County
Todd County
Union County 
Priority 7: stable and below

Brookings County
Hand County
McPherson County
Sanborn County
Tripp County
Yankton County 
Falling
Trend
Priority 5: falling and above

[none]
 
Priority 8: falling and similar

South Dakota
Brown County
Codington County
Edmunds County
Minnehaha County
Pennington County
Shannon County
Turner County 
Priority 9: falling and below

Deuel County
Faulk County
Lincoln County
Spink County
Walworth County 
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/31/2014 3:54 pm.
Trend2
     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.
Rate Comparison
     Above     when 95% confident the rate is above and Rate Ratio3 > 1.10
     Similar     when unable to conclude above or below with confidence.
     Below     when 95% confident the rate is below and Rate Ratio3 < 0.90

1 Priority indices were created by ordering from rates that are rising and above the comparison rate to rates that are falling and below the comparison rate.
2 Recent trend in death rates is Average Annual Percent Change (AAPC) 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.
3 Rate ratio is the county rate divided by the US rate.

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.

Note: When the population size for a denominator is small, the rates may be unstable. A rate is unstable when a small change in the numerator (e.g., only one or two additional cases) has a dramatic effect on the calculated rate. Suppression is used to avoid misinterpretation when rates are unstable.

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).

Data for the following has been suppressed to ensure confidentiality and stability of rate and trend estimates:
Campbell County, Harding County, Jones County, Sully County, Ziebach County

Trend for the following could not be reliably determined due to small number of deaths per year:
Buffalo County, Hyde County