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Incidence Rate Report for Wisconsin by County

All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, Colon & Rectum, 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

  • Wisconsin6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 37.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 36.6 to 38.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 1,309.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • US (SEER+NPCR)1
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 38.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 38.3 to 38.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 68,877 .
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Pierce County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 22.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 14.0 to 35.0.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Polk County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 25.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 18.1 to 35.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 8.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Green County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 25.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 17.3 to 37.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Marinette County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 26.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 19.1 to 36.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 9.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Kewaunee County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 26.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 15.9 to 42.6.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • St. Croix County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 26.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 19.9 to 35.1.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 11.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Taylor County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 27.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 16.6 to 43.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Jackson County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 28.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 17.3 to 46.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Ozaukee County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 30.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 24.3 to 37.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 18.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Bayfield County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 30.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 18.7 to 49.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Buffalo County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 30.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 17.3 to 51.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 3.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Price County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 31.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 18.9 to 51.4.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Rock County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 32.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 27.2 to 37.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 31.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Dane County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 32.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 29.1 to 35.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 79.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Wood County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 32.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 25.8 to 40.6.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 18.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Vernon County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 32.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 22.3 to 46.4.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 7.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Waushara County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 32.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 21.9 to 48.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Dunn County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 33.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 24.0 to 46.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 8.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Langlade County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 33.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 22.0 to 50.6.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Eau Claire County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 33.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 27.1 to 41.6.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 19.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Lafayette County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 33.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 19.5 to 55.0.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 3.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Outagamie County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 34.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 29.1 to 39.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 34.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Manitowoc County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 34.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 28.5 to 42.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 22.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Dodge County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 34.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 28.1 to 42.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 19.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Adams County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 34.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 22.3 to 53.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Marathon County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 34.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 29.4 to 41.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 30.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Portage County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 35.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 27.6 to 45.4.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 14.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Door County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 35.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 26.0 to 49.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 9.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Monroe County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 35.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 26.3 to 48.0.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 10.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Barron County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 36.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 27.6 to 47.0.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 13.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Winnebago County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 36.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 31.3 to 42.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 36.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Racine County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 36.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 31.9 to 42.1.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 44.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Oconto County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 36.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 26.6 to 49.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 9.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Jefferson County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 36.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 29.6 to 45.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 18.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • La Crosse County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 37.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 30.6 to 44.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 26.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Kenosha County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 37.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 31.6 to 43.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 33.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Grant County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 37.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 28.1 to 48.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 12.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Calumet County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 37.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 27.4 to 49.6.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 10.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Iowa County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 37.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 24.4 to 54.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Washington County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 37.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 31.5 to 44.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 29.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Douglas County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 37.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 28.1 to 49.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 11.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Trempealeau County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 37.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 26.2 to 52.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 7.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Green Lake County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 38.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 24.8 to 56.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Shawano County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 38.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 29.2 to 50.4.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 12.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Chippewa County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 39.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 30.4 to 49.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 15.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Columbia County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 39.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 30.2 to 50.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 13.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Brown County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 39.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 34.7 to 44.4.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 54.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Burnett County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 39.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 25.4 to 60.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Waukesha County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 39.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 36.1 to 43.4.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 98.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Fond du Lac County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 40.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 33.4 to 47.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 27.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Waupaca County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 40.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 31.9 to 51.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 16.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Oneida County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 40.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 31.4 to 52.6.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 13.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Walworth County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 41.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 34.2 to 49.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 25.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Crawford County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 41.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 26.0 to 63.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Milwaukee County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 42.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 39.7 to 44.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 228.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Sauk County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 42.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 34.0 to 52.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 18.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Juneau County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 43.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 30.8 to 60.1.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 8.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Sawyer County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 44.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 27.2 to 68.1.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Rusk County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 44.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 27.1 to 69.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Washburn County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 47.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 31.9 to 70.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Marquette County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 48.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 32.4 to 70.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Lincoln County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 48.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 36.3 to 63.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 11.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Sheboygan County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 48.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 41.6 to 56.4.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 37.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Richland County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 51.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 35.7 to 73.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 7.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Vilas County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 51.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 37.8 to 71.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 10.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Clark County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 52.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 40.0 to 68.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 12.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Ashland County6
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  • Florence County6
  • Rate - *
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  • Forest County6
  • Rate - *
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  • Iron County6
  • Rate - *
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  • Menominee County6
  • Rate - *
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  • Pepin County6
  • Rate - *
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  • Notes:
    Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/31/2014 7:28 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.
    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.