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 Incidence Rates Report
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Incidence Rate Report by State

All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, Cervix, All Ages
Sorted by Rate
State
Annual Incidence Rate
over rate period
(95% Confidence Interval)

Average Annual Count
Rate Period
US (SEER+NPCR)1 7.4 (7.3, 7.5) 11,969 2010
West Virginia2 11.2 (9.2, 13.6) 117 2010
Oklahoma2 10.3 (8.9, 11.9) 193 2010
Mississippi2 9.9 (8.3, 11.6) 150 2010
District of Columbia2 9.4 (6.2, 13.7) 28 2010
Texas2 9.2 (8.7, 9.8) 1,146 2010
Louisiana3 9.1 (7.9, 10.5) 209 2010
Kansas2 8.6 (7.1, 10.4) 120 2010
Kentucky3 8.6 (7.4, 9.9) 198 2010
Delaware2 8.5 (6.0, 11.6) 42 2010
Tennessee2 8.3 (7.4, 9.4) 279 2010
Florida2 8.2 (7.6, 8.7) 850 2010
Missouri2 8.1 (7.1, 9.2) 255 2010
New York2 8.0 (7.5, 8.6) 851 2010
South Carolina2 8.0 (6.8, 9.2) 190 2010
New Jersey3 7.9 (7.1, 8.7) 388 2010
Alabama2 7.8 (6.7, 9.0) 197 2010
Wyoming2 7.7 (4.7, 11.9) 21 2010
Illinois2 7.6 (7.0, 8.3) 519 2010
Nevada2 7.6 (6.2, 9.2) 104 2010
Georgia7 7.5 (6.8, 8.3) 382 2010
California3 7.5 (7.1, 7.9) 1,418 2010
Indiana2 7.3 (6.4, 8.3) 248 2010
Maryland2 7.3 (6.4, 8.4) 232 2010
New Mexico3 7.3 (5.7, 9.2) 76 2010
Pennsylvania2 7.1 (6.5, 7.8) 497 2010
Arizona2 6.9 (6.0, 7.9) 219 2010
Idaho2 6.8 (5.0, 9.0) 50 2010
Hawaii3 6.8 (4.9, 9.1) 46 2010
Michigan4 6.6 # (5.9, 7.4) 340 2010
Iowa3 6.5 (5.2, 8.0) 98 2010
Maine2 6.5 (4.7, 8.7) 48 2010
Connecticut3 6.5 (5.4, 7.8) 125 2010
Wisconsin2 6.5 (5.6, 7.5) 190 2010
North Carolina2 6.4 (5.7, 7.2) 331 2010
Colorado2 6.3 (5.3, 7.3) 161 2010
Nebraska2 6.2 (4.6, 8.1) 54 2010
Montana2 6.1 (4.2, 8.7) 35 2010
Utah3 6.1 (4.8, 7.7) 74 2010
Oregon2 5.8 (4.8, 7.0) 114 2010
Rhode Island2 5.6 (3.8, 8.0) 33 2010
Massachusetts2 5.5 (4.7, 6.3) 194 2010
South Dakota2 5.4 (3.4, 8.3) 22 2010
Vermont2 5.1 (3.0, 8.1) 19 2010
New Hampshire2 5.0 (3.5, 6.9) 38 2010
Alaska2 5.0 (2.8, 8.2) 16 2010
North Dakota2
*
15 or fewer
2010
Arkansas2
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2010
Minnesota2
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2010
Ohio2
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2010
Virginia2
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2010
Washington4
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2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 08/28/2014 3:05 am.
State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.
Incidence rates (cases per 100,000 population per year) are age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population (19 age groups: <1, 1-4, 5-9, ... , 80-84, 85+). Rates are for invasive cancer only (except for bladder cancer which is invasive and in situ) or unless otherwise specified. Rates calculated using SEER*Stat. Population counts for denominators are based on Census populations as modified by NCI. The 1969-2011 US Population Data File is used for SEER and NPCR incidence rates.
§ The total count for the US (SEER+NPCR) may differ from the summation of the individual states reported in this table. The total uses data from the CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) January 2013 data submission for the following states: California, Kentucky, Louisiana, and New Jersey but data for those states when shown individually are sourced from the SEER November 2012 submission.
# Data do not include cases diagnosed in other states for those states in which the data exchange agreement specifically prohibits the release of data to third parties.
¶¶ Data not available for Arkansas, Minnesota, Ohio, Virginia, or Washington.
* Data has been suppressed to ensure confidentiality and stability of rate estimates. Counts are suppressed if fewer than 16 cases were reported in a specific area-sex-race category.

1 Source: CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) January 2013 data submission and SEER November 2012 submission.
2 Source: State Cancer Registry and the CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) January 2013 data submission as published in United States Cancer Statistics 2013.
3 Source: SEER November 2012 submission. State Cancer Registry also receives funding from CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries.
4 State rates include rates from areas funded by SEER.
7 Source: SEER November 2012 submission.

Interpret Rankings provides insight into interpreting cancer incidence statistics. 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.

Data not available for this combination of geography, cancer site, age, and race/ethnicity.
Suppression is used to avoid misinterpretation when rates are unstable.