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Incidence Rate Report for Alabama by County

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

Average Annual Count
Rate Period
Alabama6 118.7 (116.9, 120.6) 3,333 2006-2010
US (SEER+NPCR)1 119.8 (119.6, 120.0) 207,460 2006-2010
Conecuh County6 160.4 (123.6, 205.2) 14 2006-2010
Lamar County6 145.2 (111.8, 185.8) 14 2006-2010
Barbour County6 142.9 (116.9, 173.1) 22 2006-2010
Elmore County6 142.8 (127.3, 159.8) 62 2006-2010
Fayette County6 140.2 (110.6, 175.8) 17 2006-2010
Russell County6 139.7 (121.3, 160.2) 42 2006-2010
Jefferson County6 139.7 (134.4, 145.1) 551 2006-2010
Bullock County6 139.2 (98.0, 192.1) 8 2006-2010
Henry County6 138.1 (108.3, 174.1) 16 2006-2010
Clay County6 133.2 (101.2, 172.6) 12 2006-2010
Hale County6 132.1 (100.2, 170.9) 12 2006-2010
Pickens County6 130.8 (103.5, 163.4) 17 2006-2010
Madison County6 128.9 (121.6, 136.6) 234 2006-2010
Tuscaloosa County6 128.5 (118.4, 139.3) 121 2006-2010
Perry County6 128.0 (91.5, 174.5) 9 2006-2010
Franklin County6 126.5 (104.9, 151.4) 25 2006-2010
Walker County6 126.4 (111.8, 142.5) 57 2006-2010
Montgomery County6 126.4 (117.7, 135.5) 162 2006-2010
Dallas County6 126.3 (107.8, 147.2) 34 2006-2010
Mobile County6 124.1 (117.8, 130.7) 296 2006-2010
Jackson County6 123.8 (107.2, 142.3) 42 2006-2010
Baldwin County6 122.8 (113.7, 132.4) 142 2006-2010
Coffee County6 121.8 (104.4, 141.5) 36 2006-2010
Lowndes County6 120.9 (86.0, 165.4) 8 2006-2010
Washington County6 120.7 (92.7, 155.0) 13 2006-2010
Clarke County6 119.4 (96.4, 146.4) 19 2006-2010
Autauga County6 119.4 (102.3, 138.6) 35 2006-2010
Bibb County6 118.0 (92.1, 149.1) 15 2006-2010
Greene County6 118.0 (80.5, 167.5) 7 2006-2010
Morgan County6 117.1 (106.0, 129.0) 84 2006-2010
Winston County6 115.6 (92.6, 142.9) 19 2006-2010
Geneva County6 115.2 (93.6, 140.5) 21 2006-2010
Monroe County6 112.6 (89.2, 140.6) 16 2006-2010
Talladega County6 112.6 (99.6, 126.7) 57 2006-2010
Houston County6 112.4 (100.5, 125.3) 67 2006-2010
Calhoun County6 110.5 (99.8, 122.2) 80 2006-2010
Lee County6 110.3 (98.6, 123.0) 66 2006-2010
Marion County6 110.2 (90.4, 133.5) 23 2006-2010
Escambia County6 110.1 (91.0, 132.1) 25 2006-2010
Butler County6 109.4 (85.3, 138.6) 15 2006-2010
Dale County6 109.0 (92.3, 127.9) 31 2006-2010
Choctaw County6 107.4 (78.2, 144.5) 10 2006-2010
Wilcox County6 106.8 (74.9, 148.1) 8 2006-2010
Etowah County6 106.5 (95.7, 118.3) 74 2006-2010
Cullman County6 105.8 (93.1, 119.7) 53 2006-2010
Randolph County6 103.9 (81.8, 130.5) 16 2006-2010
Colbert County6 103.4 (89.1, 119.5) 39 2006-2010
Chambers County6 102.5 (84.1, 124.0) 23 2006-2010
Macon County6 102.2 (78.9, 130.6) 14 2006-2010
Marengo County6 101.5 (78.8, 129.1) 14 2006-2010
DeKalb County6 99.8 (86.3, 114.7) 41 2006-2010
Limestone County6 99.6 (86.8, 113.9) 44 2006-2010
Lauderdale County6 98.7 (87.4, 111.0) 59 2006-2010
Chilton County6 98.4 (81.6, 117.7) 25 2006-2010
Shelby County6 98.3 (89.6, 107.6) 97 2006-2010
Cherokee County6 97.4 (77.2, 121.8) 17 2006-2010
Coosa County6 97.1 (68.1, 135.6) 8 2006-2010
Tallapoosa County6 96.7 (80.7, 115.2) 27 2006-2010
St. Clair County6 94.3 (82.0, 108.1) 43 2006-2010
Sumter County6 94.1 (67.5, 128.2) 9 2006-2010
Lawrence County6 92.4 (74.9, 113.0) 20 2006-2010
Marshall County6 91.8 (80.7, 104.2) 51 2006-2010
Crenshaw County6 91.3 (64.5, 125.9) 8 2006-2010
Pike County6 91.1 (71.4, 114.6) 15 2006-2010
Covington County6 90.0 (74.8, 107.7) 26 2006-2010
Blount County6 88.4 (74.7, 104.0) 31 2006-2010
Cleburne County6 80.4 (55.8, 112.5) 7 2006-2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 04/18/2014 12:06 pm.
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.

1 Source: CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) January 2013 data submission and SEER November 2012 submission.
6 Source: State Cancer Registry and the CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) January 2013 data submission. State rates include rates from metropolitan areas funded by SEER.

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.

Suppression is used to avoid misinterpretation when rates are unstable.