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Incidence Rate Report for Washington 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
Washington5
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2006-2010
US (SEER+NPCR)1 453.7 (453.4, 454.0) 1,463,786 2006-2010
Grays Harbor County7 522.5 (501.3, 544.4) 477 2006-2010
Pierce County7 520.2 (512.8, 527.6) 3,906 2006-2010
Mason County7 516.7 (494.1, 540.2) 417 2006-2010
Whatcom County7 516.7 (502.7, 531.0) 1,077 2006-2010
Skagit County7 508.7 (491.9, 526.0) 719 2006-2010
Snohomish County7 504.5 (496.5, 512.5) 3,282 2006-2010
Thurston County7 504.3 (492.0, 516.9) 1,330 2006-2010
Jefferson County7 496.3 (467.5, 526.8) 264 2006-2010
Clallam County7 494.6 (475.6, 514.4) 575 2006-2010
Island County7 491.5 (472.0, 511.7) 513 2006-2010
Kitsap County7 484.8 (472.8, 497.1) 1,310 2006-2010
King County7 480.4 (475.8, 485.0) 8,801 2006-2010
San Juan County7 437.8 (399.5, 479.5) 114 2006-2010
Adams County6
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Asotin County6
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2006-2010
Benton County6
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2006-2010
Chelan County6
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2006-2010
Clark County6
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2006-2010
Columbia County6
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2006-2010
Cowlitz County6
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2006-2010
Douglas County6
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2006-2010
Ferry County6
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2006-2010
Franklin County6
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2006-2010
Garfield County6
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2006-2010
Grant County6
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2006-2010
Kittitas County6
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2006-2010
Klickitat County6
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2006-2010
Lewis County6
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2006-2010
Lincoln County6
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2006-2010
Okanogan County6
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2006-2010
Pacific County6
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2006-2010
Pend Oreille County6
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2006-2010
Skamania County6
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2006-2010
Spokane County6
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2006-2010
Stevens County6
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2006-2010
Wahkiakum County6
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2006-2010
Walla Walla County6
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2006-2010
Whitman County6
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Yakima County6
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2006-2010
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/26/2014 1:05 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 not available for Arkansas, Minnesota, Ohio, Virginia, or Washington.

1 Source: CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) January 2013 data submission and SEER November 2012 submission.
5 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.
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.
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.

Data not available for this combination of geography, cancer site, age, and race/ethnicity.
Suppression is used to avoid misinterpretation when rates are unstable.