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Incidence Rate Report for New Mexico by County

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Cancer Sites, All Ages
Sorted by Rate
County
Annual Incidence Rate
over rate period
(95% Confidence Interval)

Average Annual Count
Rate Period
New Mexico3 399.4 (395.6, 403.2) 8,597 2006-2010
US (SEER+NPCR)1 453.7 (453.4, 454.0) 1,463,786 2006-2010
Quay County7 454.5 (402.2, 512.5) 60 2006-2010
Sierra County7 450.8 (407.0, 498.9) 104 2006-2010
Los Alamos County7 427.0 (388.3, 468.8) 96 2006-2010
Socorro County7 419.6 (379.2, 463.1) 83 2006-2010
Bernalillo County7 418.1 (411.1, 425.3) 2,771 2006-2010
Eddy County7 416.5 (393.4, 440.7) 249 2006-2010
Valencia County7 414.9 (394.5, 436.1) 324 2006-2010
Luna County7 411.6 (380.8, 444.5) 141 2006-2010
Chaves County7 410.5 (389.4, 432.5) 291 2006-2010
Sandoval County7 406.5 (390.8, 422.7) 529 2006-2010
Santa Fe County7 404.6 (390.8, 418.9) 695 2006-2010
Torrance County7 399.1 (358.0, 443.9) 74 2006-2010
De Baca County7 394.7 (294.2, 522.4) 12 2006-2010
Roosevelt County7 394.4 (354.6, 437.5) 73 2006-2010
Union County7 392.7 (323.2, 474.0) 23 2006-2010
Catron County7 390.1 (323.6, 471.6) 29 2006-2010
Cibola County7 381.8 (349.8, 415.9) 108 2006-2010
Guadalupe County7 380.1 (311.0, 460.8) 22 2006-2010
Lea County7 380.1 (357.8, 403.3) 221 2006-2010
Otero County7 378.8 (358.5, 400.0) 268 2006-2010
Grant County7 377.7 (351.1, 405.9) 166 2006-2010
Taos County7 376.3 (349.7, 404.5) 161 2006-2010
Dona Ana County7 375.6 (363.6, 388.0) 745 2006-2010
Lincoln County7 364.1 (332.7, 397.9) 115 2006-2010
San Juan County7 362.1 (346.6, 378.1) 422 2006-2010
Curry County7 351.5 (327.1, 377.2) 156 2006-2010
Rio Arriba County7 351.2 (326.5, 377.2) 157 2006-2010
Colfax County7 350.1 (313.1, 390.7) 71 2006-2010
San Miguel County7 345.6 (317.5, 375.6) 119 2006-2010
Mora County7 336.9 (275.6, 409.2) 23 2006-2010
Hidalgo County7 328.1 (266.7, 400.2) 21 2006-2010
McKinley County7 324.8 (304.0, 346.7) 189 2006-2010
Harding County7 306.3 (191.6, 513.7) 5 2006-2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/28/2014 6:19 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.
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.