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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Minnesota by County

All Cancer Sites, 2009 - 2013

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Ages


Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-1
Reduce the overall cancer death rate

Sorted by Rate

Explanation of Column Headers

Objective - The objective of 160.6 is from the Healthy People 2020 project done by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Death Rate (95% Confidence Interval) - The death rate is based upon 100,000 people and is for 5 year(s). Rates are age-adjusted by 5-year age groups to the 2000 U.S. standard million population (the Healthy People 2020 goals are based on rates adjusted using different methods but the differences should be minimal).

Recent Trends - This is an interpretation of the AAPC:

AAPC (95% Confidence Interval) - The Average Annual Percent Change is the change in rate over time. These AAPCs are based upon APCs that were calculated by Joinpoint Regression Program (Version 4.3.0.0)

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Other Notes

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Line by Line Interpretation of the Report

Minnesota (State)

United States

Mahnomen County

Mille Lacs County

Becker County

Wadena County

Carlton County

Clearwater County

St. Louis County

Polk County

Sibley County

Redwood County

Big Stone County

Itasca County

Isanti County

Crow Wing County

Renville County

McLeod County

Pennington County

Koochiching County

Pipestone County

Lake of the Woods County

Sherburne County

Norman County

Morrison County

Rice County

Kittson County

Cass County

Anoka County

Chippewa County

Le Sueur County

Winona County

Ramsey County

Wright County

Lake County

Freeborn County

Aitkin County

Waseca County

Lyon County

Beltrami County

Martin County

Swift County

Kanabec County

Pine County

Goodhue County

Brown County

Clay County

Douglas County

Wabasha County

Grant County

Watonwan County

Faribault County

Roseau County

Red Lake County

Otter Tail County

Hennepin County

Murray County

Hubbard County

Mower County

Benton County

Pope County

Dakota County

Scott County

Cottonwood County

Stearns County

Dodge County

Fillmore County

Washington County

Yellow Medicine County

Blue Earth County

Meeker County

Chisago County

Carver County

Marshall County

Kandiyohi County

Todd County

Rock County

Lincoln County

Stevens County

Steele County

Lac qui Parle County

Olmsted County

Houston County

Nobles County

Nicollet County

Traverse County

Jackson County

Cook County

Wilkin County

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/25/2016 6:00 pm.
State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data. Data presented on the State Cancer Profiles Web Site may differ from statistics reported by the State Cancer Registries (for more information).

Trend
Rising when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change is above 0.
Stable when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change includes 0.
Falling when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change is below 0.
1 Healthy People 2020 Objectives provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
2 The Average Annual Percent Change (AAPC) is based on the APCs calculated by Joinpoint Regression Program (Version 4.3.0.0). Due to data availability issues, the time period used in the calculation of the joinpoint regression model may differ for selected counties.

Source: Death data provided by the National Vital Statistics System public use data file. Death rates calculated by the National Cancer Institute using SEER*Stat. Death rates are age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population (19 age groups: <1, 1-4, 5-9, ... , 80-84, 85+). The Healthy People 2020 goals are based on rates adjusted using different methods but the differences should be minimal. Population counts for denominators are based on Census populations as modified by NCI. The 1969-2014 US Population Data File is used with mortality data.

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