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Incidence Rate Report for New Hampshire by County

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

Average Annual Count
Rate Period
New Hampshire6 38.0 (36.0, 39.9) 304 2006-2010
US (SEER+NPCR)1 38.4 (38.3, 38.5) 68,877 2006-2010
Cheshire County6 32.7 (25.9, 40.9) 16 2006-2010
Sullivan County6 35.4 (26.4, 46.9) 11 2006-2010
Grafton County6 36.3 (29.5, 44.3) 21 2006-2010
Coos County6 36.8 (26.2, 50.6) 9 2006-2010
Merrimack County6 37.2 (31.8, 43.3) 35 2006-2010
Hillsborough County6 37.8 (34.2, 41.6) 85 2006-2010
Belknap County6 38.9 (30.7, 48.7) 16 2006-2010
Strafford County6 39.0 (32.5, 46.4) 26 2006-2010
Rockingham County6 40.5 (36.2, 45.1) 68 2006-2010
Carroll County6 40.9 (32.1, 51.8) 16 2006-2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/31/2014 9:30 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.

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.