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Incidence Rate Report for Delaware by County

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

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Average Annual Count
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Rate Period
Delaware 6 65.8 (62.8, 68.9) 364 2006-2010
US (SEER+NPCR) 1 54.4 (54.2, 54.5) 96,456 § 2006-2010
Sussex County 6 68.6 (62.7, 74.9) 107 2006-2010
Kent County 6 68.0 (60.6, 76.0) 63 2006-2010
New Castle County 6 63.7 (59.7, 67.8) 194 2006-2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/20/2014 8:02 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.
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