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Death Rate Report for Colorado by County

Lung & Bronchus, 2009 - 2013

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


Healthy People 2020 Objective Number: C-2
Reduce the lung cancer death rate

Sorted by Rate
County
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Met Healthy People Objective of 45.5? 1 Age-Adjusted Death Rate
deaths per 100,000
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Average Deaths per Year
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Recent Trend 2 Recent 5-Year Trend2
in Death Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Colorado (State) Yes 33.1 (32.4, 33.9) 1,603 falling falling trend -4.5 (-6.8, -2.1)
United States No 46.0 (45.9, 46.1) 157,376 falling falling trend -2.4 (-2.6, -2.2)
Prowers County No 58.6 (42.1, 79.6) 9 stable stable trend -0.9 (-3.1, 1.4)
Lincoln County No 46.9 (26.7, 77.5) 3 ** **
Huerfano County Yes 43.5 (28.9, 66.6) 6 stable stable trend 0.7 (-1.4, 2.8)
Mesa County Yes 42.4 (38.2, 46.9) 77 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.2, -0.7)
Fremont County Yes 41.3 (34.6, 49.0) 28 stable stable trend -0.6 (-1.7, 0.5)
Morgan County Yes 41.2 (31.8, 52.6) 13 stable stable trend 0.4 (-2.1, 3.0)
Montrose County Yes 40.3 (33.3, 48.6) 24 stable stable trend -0.8 (-2.2, 0.5)
Yuma County Yes 40.3 (26.5, 59.5) 5 ** **
Adams County 8 Yes 39.0 (36.0, 42.2) 133 ** **
Grand County Yes 38.5 (22.7, 60.4) 4 ** **
Broomfield County 8 Yes 37.8 (30.3, 46.5) 18 ** **
Las Animas County Yes 37.3 (26.6, 51.4) 8 stable stable trend 0.7 (-1.7, 3.1)
Moffat County Yes 37.3 (23.6, 56.0) 5 ** **
Pueblo County Yes 36.8 (33.1, 40.8) 74 falling falling trend -1.1 (-1.8, -0.4)
Elbert County Yes 36.5 (24.6, 52.0) 7 stable stable trend -1.9 (-4.9, 1.2)
Denver County Yes 36.2 (33.9, 38.6) 196 falling falling trend -1.4 (-1.9, -0.9)
Kit Carson County Yes 36.0 (21.5, 57.2) 4 stable stable trend -0.2 (-3.4, 3.2)
El Paso County Yes 35.7 (33.4, 38.0) 196 falling falling trend -1.5 (-2.1, -0.9)
Weld County 8 Yes 35.2 (31.7, 39.0) 76 ** **
Delta County Yes 35.0 (27.8, 43.8) 17 falling falling trend -2.0 (-3.4, -0.6)
Arapahoe County Yes 33.7 (31.5, 36.1) 177 falling falling trend -1.3 (-2.0, -0.5)
Conejos County Yes 32.6 (18.9, 53.1) 3 ** **
Montezuma County Yes 31.0 (23.4, 40.6) 12 falling falling trend -2.6 (-4.4, -0.8)
Chaffee County Yes 30.6 (21.8, 42.4) 8 stable stable trend -2.1 (-4.3, 0.2)
Alamosa County Yes 30.5 (19.2, 46.1) 5 stable stable trend 1.6 (-1.1, 4.3)
Jefferson County 8 Yes 30.5 (28.5, 32.6) 179 ** **
Logan County Yes 30.4 (21.8, 41.6) 8 stable stable trend 0.2 (-1.7, 2.1)
Larimer County Yes 29.8 (27.1, 32.7) 92 falling falling trend -1.3 (-2.1, -0.5)
Otero County Yes 29.3 (21.0, 40.3) 8 falling falling trend -2.3 (-4.2, -0.3)
Teller County Yes 26.4 (17.8, 38.2) 8 falling falling trend -3.9 (-6.6, -1.2)
Garfield County Yes 26.1 (19.5, 34.1) 11 falling falling trend -2.5 (-4.5, -0.4)
Park County Yes 25.5 (14.6, 41.5) 4 stable stable trend -1.8 (-5.3, 1.8)
La Plata County Yes 24.6 (18.8, 31.6) 13 falling falling trend -8.8 (-16.5, -0.3)
Boulder County 8 Yes 24.3 (21.6, 27.2) 65 ** **
Routt County Yes 24.3 (14.2, 38.3) 4 falling falling trend -4.2 (-6.8, -1.6)
Douglas County Yes 24.0 (20.9, 27.5) 48 falling falling trend -14.0 (-22.4, -4.8)
Archuleta County Yes 22.7 (13.5, 36.7) 4 ** **
Summit County Yes 21.6 (10.5, 37.8) 3 ** **
Rio Grande County Yes 21.0 (11.9, 34.9) 3 ** **
Eagle County Yes 14.9 (8.7, 23.6) 5 falling falling trend -4.9 (-9.3, -0.3)
Baca County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Bent County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Cheyenne County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Clear Creek County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Costilla County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Crowley County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Custer County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Dolores County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Gilpin County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Gunnison County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Hinsdale County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Jackson County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Kiowa County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Lake County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Mineral County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Ouray County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Phillips County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Pitkin County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Rio Blanco County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Saguache County * * 3 or fewer ** **
San Juan County * * 3 or fewer ** **
San Miguel County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Sedgwick County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Washington County * * 3 or fewer ** **
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/25/2016 11:58 am.
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.
* Data has been suppressed to ensure confidentiality and stability of rate estimates.
** Data are too sparse to provide stable estimates of annual rates needed to calculate trend.
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.
3 Due to data availability issues, the time period used in the calculation of the joinpoint regression model may differ for selected counties.
8 The county boundaries for Adams, Boulder, Jefferson and Weld changed in 2002 when Broomfield was incorporated into a county (officially November 15, 2001) from portions of Adams, Boulder, Jefferson and Weld. Data prior to 2002 is used in the calculation of trends for these counties using the old county boundaries. Since the mortality recent trends are calculated using more years of data than are available for Broomfield, a recent trend is not available.

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.