Incidence Rate Report for Nevada by County
All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Cancer Sites, All Ages Sorted by Rate

Explanation of Column Headers
Incidence Rate (95% Confidence Interval)  The incidence rate is based upon 100,000 people and is an annual rate (or average annual rate) based on the time period indicated. Rates are ageadjusted by 5year age groups to the 2000 U.S. standard million population.
Other Notes
Larger confidence intervals indicate less stability of the data. This is often due to low counts that are not quite low enough to be suppressed. Data is currently being suppressed if there are fewer than 16 counts for the time period.
Line by Line Interpretation of the Report

Nevada^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 435.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 431.8 to 439.1.
Average Annual Count  The count is 11,345.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

US (SEER+NPCR)^{1}
Rate  The incidence rate is 453.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 453.4 to 454.0.
Average Annual Count  The count is 1,463,786 §.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Carson City^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 524.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 500.4 to 549.7.
Average Annual Count  The count is 364.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Esmeralda County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 505.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 336.4 to 749.6.
Average Annual Count  The count is 7.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Churchill County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 468.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 433.3 to 506.2.
Average Annual Count  The count is 135.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Humboldt County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 458.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 409.3 to 511.7.
Average Annual Count  The count is 70.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Nye County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 454.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 430.7 to 480.1.
Average Annual Count  The count is 309.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Washoe County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 439.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 430.5 to 449.0.
Average Annual Count  The count is 1,832.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Clark County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 435.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 431.4 to 440.3.
Average Annual Count  The count is 7,795.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Lyon County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 431.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 407.9 to 456.8.
Average Annual Count  The count is 264.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Mineral County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 413.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 349.8 to 487.3.
Average Annual Count  The count is 33.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Douglas County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 386.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 365.8 to 409.1.
Average Annual Count  The count is 270.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Lincoln County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 375.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 310.5 to 451.9.
Average Annual Count  The count is 26.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

White Pine County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 372.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 324.5 to 426.3.
Average Annual Count  The count is 44.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Elko County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 368.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 339.7 to 398.3.
Average Annual Count  The count is 142.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Pershing County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 321.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 260.1 to 393.3.
Average Annual Count  The count is 21.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Lander County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 321.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 254.5 to 400.4.
Average Annual Count  The count is 18.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Eureka County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 281.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 175.5 to 426.5.
Average Annual Count  The count is 5.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Storey County^{6}
Rate  The incidence rate is 123.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 79.2 to 184.1.
Average Annual Count  The count is 6.
Rate Period  The period for the rate is 20062010.

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 04/19/2014 1:52 pm. State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data. † Incidence rates (cases per 100,000 population per year) are ageadjusted to the 2000 US standard population (19 age groups: <1, 14, 59, ... , 8084, 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 19692011 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 (NPCRCSS) 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 (NPCRCSS) 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 (NPCRCSS) 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.
