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Incidence Rate Report for Connecticut by County

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

Average Annual Count
Rate Period
Connecticut3 6.1 (5.6, 6.6) 119 2006-2010
US (SEER+NPCR)1 7.8 (7.7, 7.9) 12,390 2006-2010
New London County7 9.8 (7.6, 12.5) 13 2006-2010
New Haven County7 6.9 (5.9, 8.1) 33 2006-2010
Fairfield County7 6.1 (5.1, 7.1) 31 2006-2010
Tolland County7 5.6 (3.3, 8.7) 4 2006-2010
Hartford County7 5.3 (4.4, 6.3) 26 2006-2010
Middlesex County7 4.6 (2.8, 7.0) 4 2006-2010
Litchfield County7 4.1 (2.5, 6.3) 4 2006-2010
Windham County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 08/22/2014 1:54 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 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.