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Incidence Rate Report for West Virginia by County

All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, Cervix, 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

  • West Virginia6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 9.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 9.0 to 10.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 98.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • US (SEER+NPCR)1
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 7.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 7.7 to 7.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 12,390 .
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Cabell County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 8.0 to 18.0.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Kanawha County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 11.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 8.9 to 15.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 12.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Marion County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 11.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 6.4 to 18.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 3.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Mercer County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 10.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 5.8 to 16.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 3.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Harrison County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 10.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 6.1 to 16.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Monongalia County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 9.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 5.9 to 15.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Raleigh County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 9.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 5.5 to 14.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Berkeley County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 8.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 5.5 to 12.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Wood County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 8.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 4.9 to 13.1.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Barbour County6
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  • Boone County6
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  • Braxton County6
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  • Brooke County6
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  • Calhoun County6
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  • Clay County6
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  • Doddridge County6
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  • Fayette County6
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  • Gilmer County6
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  • Grant County6
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  • Greenbrier County6
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  • Hampshire County6
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  • Hancock County6
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  • Hardy County6
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  • Jackson County6
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  • Jefferson County6
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  • Lewis County6
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  • Lincoln County6
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  • Logan County6
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  • Marshall County6
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  • Mason County6
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  • McDowell County6
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  • Mineral County6
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  • Mingo County6
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  • Monroe County6
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  • Morgan County6
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  • Nicholas County6
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  • Ohio County6
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  • Pendleton County6
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  • Pleasants County6
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  • Pocahontas County6
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  • Preston County6
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  • Putnam County6
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  • Randolph County6
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  • Ritchie County6
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  • Roane County6
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  • Summers County6
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  • Taylor County6
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  • Tucker County6
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  • Tyler County6
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  • Upshur County6
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  • Wayne County6
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  • Webster County6
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  • Wetzel County6
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  • Wirt County6
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  • Wyoming County6
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  • Notes:
    Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/25/2014 2:15 pm.
    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.
    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.