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Incidence Rate Report for Kentucky 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
Kentucky3 80.3 (78.8, 81.9) 2,079 2006-2010
US (SEER+NPCR)1 54.4 (54.2, 54.5) 96,456 2006-2010
Green County7 37.6 (21.3, 63.3) 3 2006-2010
Larue County7 48.2 (30.7, 73.1) 5 2006-2010
Rowan County7 55.6 (38.3, 78.2) 7 2006-2010
Scott County7 57.6 (43.7, 74.4) 12 2006-2010
Calloway County7 58.0 (44.9, 74.2) 14 2006-2010
Allen County7 58.2 (40.3, 81.7) 7 2006-2010
Barren County7 58.8 (46.7, 73.2) 17 2006-2010
Crittenden County7 62.3 (37.7, 98.5) 4 2006-2010
Fulton County7 62.8 (37.0, 103.4) 4 2006-2010
Christian County7 63.9 (52.4, 77.2) 22 2006-2010
Fayette County7 64.1 (58.4, 70.2) 95 2006-2010
Fleming County7 64.4 (43.2, 93.0) 6 2006-2010
Washington County7 66.0 (42.8, 98.2) 5 2006-2010
Lewis County7 66.2 (44.1, 96.1) 6 2006-2010
Wayne County7 66.6 (48.9, 89.3) 10 2006-2010
Morgan County7 67.6 (43.8, 100.5) 5 2006-2010
Madison County7 67.9 (57.0, 80.1) 28 2006-2010
Hancock County7 67.9 (39.7, 109.6) 4 2006-2010
Montgomery County7 68.0 (50.5, 89.8) 10 2006-2010
Nicholas County7 68.0 (39.5, 111.7) 3 2006-2010
Shelby County7 69.5 (54.7, 87.0) 16 2006-2010
Taylor County7 69.7 (53.2, 90.4) 12 2006-2010
Butler County7 70.2 (46.7, 102.2) 6 2006-2010
Harrison County7 70.5 (51.4, 95.2) 9 2006-2010
Graves County7 71.4 (57.5, 87.9) 19 2006-2010
Oldham County7 71.4 (56.2, 89.4) 17 2006-2010
Henry County7 71.5 (49.5, 100.5) 7 2006-2010
Woodford County7 71.7 (53.3, 94.6) 11 2006-2010
Bracken County7 71.9 (42.4, 115.0) 4 2006-2010
Bourbon County7 72.0 (53.4, 95.7) 10 2006-2010
Caldwell County7 72.1 (50.9, 100.7) 8 2006-2010
Marion County7 72.1 (51.3, 98.8) 8 2006-2010
Spencer County7 72.3 (47.3, 105.7) 6 2006-2010
Carter County7 72.5 (56.1, 92.6) 14 2006-2010
Todd County7 72.6 (48.2, 105.8) 6 2006-2010
Greenup County7 73.1 (59.3, 89.5) 20 2006-2010
Metcalfe County7 73.6 (47.9, 109.6) 5 2006-2010
Trigg County7 74.7 (51.9, 105.1) 8 2006-2010
Bullitt County7 74.8 (62.5, 88.7) 28 2006-2010
Clay County7 74.8 (54.7, 100.3) 9 2006-2010
Trimble County7 75.8 (44.3, 121.3) 4 2006-2010
Owen County7 76.2 (49.6, 112.9) 5 2006-2010
Mercer County7 76.6 (57.4, 100.6) 11 2006-2010
Estill County7 77.3 (54.8, 106.9) 8 2006-2010
Casey County7 77.4 (55.9, 105.3) 9 2006-2010
Anderson County7 77.4 (56.2, 104.2) 9 2006-2010
Monroe County7 77.6 (51.9, 112.9) 6 2006-2010
Hart County7 77.7 (57.0, 104.2) 9 2006-2010
Garrard County7 78.0 (56.1, 106.3) 8 2006-2010
Jessamine County7 78.4 (63.0, 96.3) 19 2006-2010
Lyon County7 78.6 (49.0, 123.8) 5 2006-2010
Jefferson County7 78.7 (75.1, 82.5) 361 2006-2010
Bath County7 78.7 (52.1, 114.9) 6 2006-2010
Lincoln County7 78.8 (60.3, 101.6) 12 2006-2010
Hardin County7 79.7 (69.2, 91.3) 42 2006-2010
Hopkins County7 79.8 (66.3, 95.3) 25 2006-2010
McLean County7 79.8 (51.2, 119.6) 5 2006-2010
Henderson County7 80.5 (66.6, 96.7) 24 2006-2010
Nelson County7 80.9 (65.5, 99.0) 20 2006-2010
Clark County7 81.2 (65.5, 99.8) 19 2006-2010
McCracken County7 81.3 (70.1, 94.0) 39 2006-2010
Boone County7 81.8 (70.9, 93.9) 42 2006-2010
Campbell County7 82.0 (71.4, 93.9) 43 2006-2010
Pulaski County7 82.2 (70.5, 95.6) 36 2006-2010
Knox County7 82.6 (65.5, 102.9) 17 2006-2010
Adair County7 82.9 (61.2, 110.5) 10 2006-2010
Mason County7 83.0 (61.2, 110.7) 10 2006-2010
Laurel County7 83.2 (69.9, 98.3) 28 2006-2010
Grayson County7 83.2 (64.6, 105.9) 14 2006-2010
Franklin County7 83.2 (69.2, 99.4) 25 2006-2010
Webster County7 83.7 (59.0, 116.0) 8 2006-2010
Muhlenberg County7 84.0 (67.7, 103.5) 19 2006-2010
Ballard County7 84.0 (54.3, 126.6) 5 2006-2010
Hickman County7 84.2 (50.1, 138.6) 4 2006-2010
Grant County7 84.2 (62.3, 111.3) 10 2006-2010
Lee County7 84.4 (51.9, 131.9) 4 2006-2010
Edmonson County7 84.6 (58.3, 119.8) 7 2006-2010
Boyd County7 84.8 (71.7, 99.9) 30 2006-2010
Breckinridge County7 84.9 (63.6, 111.7) 11 2006-2010
McCreary County7 84.9 (60.6, 116.0) 8 2006-2010
Bell County7 85.4 (68.2, 106.0) 17 2006-2010
Carroll County7 86.4 (56.7, 127.0) 5 2006-2010
Clinton County7 87.9 (59.5, 126.8) 6 2006-2010
Union County7 88.0 (63.0, 120.3) 8 2006-2010
Kenton County7 88.9 (80.1, 98.4) 76 2006-2010
Magoffin County7 89.7 (62.5, 125.3) 7 2006-2010
Boyle County7 90.2 (72.2, 111.8) 18 2006-2010
Warren County7 90.6 (79.6, 102.6) 50 2006-2010
Jackson County7 90.8 (63.9, 126.0) 8 2006-2010
Marshall County7 91.1 (74.6, 110.7) 22 2006-2010
Whitley County7 92.6 (75.6, 112.6) 21 2006-2010
Daviess County7 93.5 (82.9, 105.1) 58 2006-2010
Ohio County7 95.1 (74.3, 120.3) 15 2006-2010
Simpson County7 95.8 (71.0, 127.0) 10 2006-2010
Livingston County7 96.1 (67.1, 135.7) 7 2006-2010
Russell County7 96.5 (72.8, 126.0) 12 2006-2010
Knott County7 98.0 (71.7, 131.2) 9 2006-2010
Lawrence County7 99.0 (73.2, 131.8) 10 2006-2010
Johnson County7 102.0 (80.0, 128.6) 15 2006-2010
Harlan County7 102.7 (83.7, 125.0) 21 2006-2010
Perry County7 103.4 (83.2, 127.3) 19 2006-2010
Leslie County7 104.2 (73.9, 143.8) 8 2006-2010
Meade County7 104.2 (80.8, 132.3) 14 2006-2010
Pike County7 105.0 (91.5, 120.1) 44 2006-2010
Letcher County7 105.2 (83.6, 131.0) 17 2006-2010
Rockcastle County7 108.6 (82.6, 140.8) 12 2006-2010
Martin County7 111.5 (78.9, 153.6) 8 2006-2010
Gallatin County7 112.4 (72.1, 167.3) 5 2006-2010
Powell County7 113.0 (82.5, 152.0) 9 2006-2010
Logan County7 113.3 (92.0, 138.4) 20 2006-2010
Floyd County7 113.4 (95.5, 133.9) 29 2006-2010
Pendleton County7 114.4 (83.5, 153.2) 9 2006-2010
Breathitt County7 120.5 (90.4, 158.1) 11 2006-2010
Carlisle County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Cumberland County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Elliott County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Menifee County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Owsley County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Robertson County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Wolfe County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/31/2014 7:40 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.