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Incidence Rate Report for New Mexico 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
New Mexico3 38.1 (36.5, 39.7) 442 2006-2010
US (SEER+NPCR)1 54.4 (54.2, 54.5) 96,456 2006-2010
Rio Arriba County7 20.4 (13.0, 30.6) 5 2006-2010
San Miguel County7 26.5 (17.2, 39.6) 5 2006-2010
Taos County7 33.1 (23.2, 46.3) 8 2006-2010
Sandoval County7 33.7 (27.8, 40.6) 23 2006-2010
Santa Fe County7 34.2 (29.0, 40.3) 32 2006-2010
Grant County7 36.6 (26.4, 50.1) 9 2006-2010
Bernalillo County7 36.6 (33.9, 39.6) 132 2006-2010
Dona Ana County7 38.4 (33.3, 44.1) 41 2006-2010
Lincoln County7 38.5 (26.4, 55.7) 7 2006-2010
Socorro County7 40.6 (24.6, 63.5) 4 2006-2010
Cibola County7 41.3 (28.1, 58.8) 6 2006-2010
Valencia County7 43.1 (34.3, 53.5) 17 2006-2010
Sierra County7 43.4 (28.8, 67.4) 6 2006-2010
San Juan County7 44.9 (37.6, 53.2) 27 2006-2010
Lea County7 45.7 (35.7, 57.7) 14 2006-2010
Otero County7 45.8 (36.6, 56.6) 18 2006-2010
Luna County7 46.4 (33.1, 63.8) 8 2006-2010
Curry County7 46.4 (34.9, 60.5) 11 2006-2010
Roosevelt County7 49.8 (32.1, 74.0) 5 2006-2010
Chaves County7 51.5 (41.9, 62.8) 20 2006-2010
Eddy County7 55.5 (44.4, 68.7) 18 2006-2010
Quay County7 61.9 (39.6, 95.6) 5 2006-2010
Catron County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Colfax County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
De Baca County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Guadalupe County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Harding County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Hidalgo County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Los Alamos County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
McKinley County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Mora County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Torrance County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Union County7
*
3 or fewer
2006-2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/03/2014 12:42 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.
* 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.