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Incidence Rate Report for Vermont 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 age-adjusted by 5-year 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

  • Vermont6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 484.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 477.3 to 491.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 3,554.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • 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 2006-2010.
  • Essex County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 546.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 479.1 to 622.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 50.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Grand Isle County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 534.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 463.2 to 615.0.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 45.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Bennington County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 525.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 497.1 to 555.1.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 272.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Lamoille County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 517.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 478.0 to 560.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 131.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Rutland County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 498.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 476.7 to 521.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 401.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Washington County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 491.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 468.1 to 515.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 347.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Orange County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 489.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 456.6 to 524.0.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 174.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Windsor County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 488.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 465.6 to 511.6.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 375.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Caledonia County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 481.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 450.1 to 514.1.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 186.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Windham County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 479.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 453.8 to 506.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 271.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Chittenden County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 474.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 459.0 to 490.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 723.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Addison County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 465.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 435.6 to 496.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 194.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Franklin County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 461.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 435.1 to 490.0.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 229.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Orleans County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 435.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 404.5 to 468.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 154.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.


  • Notes:
    Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/25/2014 7:17 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.