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Incidence Rate Report for Louisiana by County

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

Average Annual Count
Rate Period
Louisiana3 10.5 (9.9, 11.1) 263 2006-2010
US (SEER+NPCR)1 12.0 (11.9, 12.1) 20,981 2006-2010
Ascension Parish7 7.2 (4.2, 11.5) 4 2006-2010
LaFourche Parish7 8.7 (5.5, 13.0) 5 2006-2010
Rapides Parish7 9.0 (6.3, 12.6) 7 2006-2010
Bossier Parish7 9.2 (6.1, 13.3) 6 2006-2010
Ouachita Parish7 9.4 (6.8, 12.9) 8 2006-2010
Calcasieu Parish7 9.5 (7.1, 12.5) 10 2006-2010
Lafayette Parish7 10.2 (7.7, 13.3) 11 2006-2010
St. Landry Parish7 10.4 (6.8, 15.2) 5 2006-2010
Tangipahoa Parish7 10.7 (7.4, 15.0) 7 2006-2010
Orleans Parish7 11.3 (9.1, 13.9) 19 2006-2010
Caddo Parish7 11.4 (9.1, 14.1) 18 2006-2010
East Baton Rouge Parish7 11.8 (9.9, 13.9) 28 2006-2010
Jefferson Parish7 11.9 (10.1, 13.9) 32 2006-2010
Livingston Parish7 12.0 (8.4, 16.7) 7 2006-2010
St. Tammany Parish7 12.5 (9.9, 15.5) 17 2006-2010
Webster Parish7 12.5 (7.4, 20.3) 4 2006-2010
Avoyelles Parish7 13.1 (7.5, 21.4) 3 2006-2010
St. Charles Parish7 13.1 (7.6, 21.1) 3 2006-2010
Terrebonne Parish7 13.7 (9.6, 18.8) 8 2006-2010
Acadia Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Allen Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Assumption Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Beauregard Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Bienville Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Caldwell Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Cameron Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Catahoula Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Claiborne Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Concordia Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
De Soto Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
East Carroll Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
East Feliciana Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Evangeline Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Franklin Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Grant Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Iberia Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Iberville Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Jackson Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Jefferson Davis Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
La Salle Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Lincoln Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Madison Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Morehouse Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Natchitoches Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Plaquemines Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Pointe Coupee Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Red River Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Richland Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Sabine Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
St. Bernard Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
St. Helena Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
St. James Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
St. John the Baptist Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
St. Martin Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
St. Mary Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Tensas Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Union Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Vermilion Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Vernon Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Washington Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
West Baton Rouge Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
West Carroll Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
West Feliciana Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Winn Parish7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 04/16/2014 11:50 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.