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Incidence Rate Report for California by County

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

Average Annual Count
Rate Period
California3 44.4 (43.9, 44.8) 8,382 2006-2010
US (SEER+NPCR)1 54.4 (54.2, 54.5) 96,456 2006-2010
Trinity County7 79.7 (56.1, 111.8) 8 2006-2010
Modoc County7 79.2 (53.0, 116.7) 6 2006-2010
Colusa County7 77.6 (55.5, 105.7) 8 2006-2010
Lake County7 76.3 (65.4, 88.7) 36 2006-2010
Yuba County7 74.5 (61.5, 89.2) 24 2006-2010
Tehama County7 74.3 (62.8, 87.5) 30 2006-2010
Del Norte County7 72.1 (54.8, 93.7) 12 2006-2010
Lassen County7 66.8 (48.5, 89.8) 9 2006-2010
Siskiyou County7 66.6 (54.7, 80.8) 23 2006-2010
Butte County7 65.8 (59.9, 72.2) 94 2006-2010
Mariposa County7 64.6 (46.5, 88.9) 9 2006-2010
Tuolumne County7 62.4 (52.4, 74.2) 29 2006-2010
Shasta County7 62.3 (56.2, 69.0) 78 2006-2010
Glenn County7 60.4 (44.2, 80.8) 9 2006-2010
Solano County7 59.1 (54.5, 64.0) 124 2006-2010
Plumas County7 58.1 (42.5, 79.0) 9 2006-2010
Inyo County7 56.3 (40.2, 77.9) 8 2006-2010
Napa County7 55.7 (48.8, 63.4) 49 2006-2010
Humboldt County7 55.2 (48.0, 63.2) 44 2006-2010
Calaveras County7 54.9 (44.7, 67.3) 21 2006-2010
Sacramento County7 54.6 (52.2, 57.1) 399 2006-2010
Stanislaus County7 54.5 (50.4, 58.8) 134 2006-2010
Mendocino County7 54.3 (46.0, 63.8) 32 2006-2010
San Joaquin County7 54.0 (50.4, 57.8) 171 2006-2010
Sutter County7 53.4 (44.8, 63.2) 28 2006-2010
Amador County7 52.7 (41.6, 66.7) 16 2006-2010
Merced County7 52.5 (46.5, 59.1) 55 2006-2010
Sonoma County7 51.7 (48.0, 55.6) 155 2006-2010
Nevada County7 51.4 (44.4, 59.5) 40 2006-2010
El Dorado County7 50.8 (44.8, 57.3) 54 2006-2010
Placer County7 50.3 (46.2, 54.8) 111 2006-2010
Yolo County7 49.8 (43.3, 56.9) 44 2006-2010
Kern County7 49.5 (46.1, 53.0) 165 2006-2010
Contra Costa County7 48.6 (46.0, 51.3) 279 2006-2010
San Luis Obispo County7 46.5 (42.0, 51.4) 81 2006-2010
Fresno County7 45.9 (43.0, 49.0) 190 2006-2010
San Diego County7 45.7 (44.2, 47.2) 716 2006-2010
San Bernardino County7 45.2 (43.1, 47.3) 371 2006-2010
Tulare County7 45.0 (40.8, 49.6) 84 2006-2010
Riverside County7 45.0 (43.2, 46.9) 483 2006-2010
Alameda County7 45.0 (42.8, 47.2) 348 2006-2010
Madera County7 44.6 (38.0, 52.0) 33 2006-2010
Marin County7 43.7 (39.4, 48.4) 79 2006-2010
San Mateo County7 43.7 (40.9, 46.6) 192 2006-2010
Orange County7 43.4 (41.9, 44.9) 670 2006-2010
Ventura County7 43.2 (40.5, 46.2) 184 2006-2010
Kings County7 43.0 (35.4, 51.6) 23 2006-2010
Santa Barbara County7 42.1 (38.4, 46.0) 100 2006-2010
San Francisco County7 41.5 (38.9, 44.2) 203 2006-2010
Monterey County7 41.1 (37.1, 45.3) 81 2006-2010
Santa Cruz County7 40.7 (35.8, 45.9) 55 2006-2010
Santa Clara County7 38.3 (36.5, 40.2) 333 2006-2010
San Benito County7 36.9 (26.6, 49.8) 9 2006-2010
Los Angeles County7 36.9 (36.1, 37.7) 1,802 2006-2010
Imperial County7 33.4 (27.9, 39.7) 26 2006-2010
Alpine County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Mono County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Sierra County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/29/2014 4:50 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.
* 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.
3 Source: SEER November 2012 submission. State Cancer Registry also receives funding from CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries.
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.

Suppression is used to avoid misinterpretation when rates are unstable.