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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Arkansas by County

All Cancer Sites, 2016-2020

All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, All Ages

Sorted by CI*Rank

Explanation of Column Headers

Objective - The objective of 122.7 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


Other Notes


Line by Line Interpretation of the Report


Arkansas


United States


Lafayette County


Stone County


Pike County


Prairie County


Benton County


Howard County


Sevier County


Van Buren County


Independence County


Washington County


Greene County


Pulaski County


Conway County


Saline County


Izard County


Faulkner County


Hempstead County


Garland County


Pope County


Chicot County


Drew County


Desha County


Grant County


Yell County


Sebastian County


Columbia County


Searcy County


Montgomery County


Franklin County


Craighead County


Nevada County


St. Francis County


Boone County


Carroll County


Polk County


Marion County


Cleveland County


Crawford County


Lonoke County


Cleburne County


Logan County


Lincoln County


White County


Ouachita County


Perry County


Phillips County


Madison County


Poinsett County


Ashley County


Clark County


Randolph County


Jefferson County


Woodruff County


Hot Spring County


Baxter County


Bradley County


Jackson County


Mississippi County


Lee County


Little River County


Newton County


Dallas County


Fulton County


Scott County


Miller County


Johnson County


Union County


Lawrence County


Clay County


Arkansas County


Sharp County


Crittenden County


Cross County


Calhoun County


Monroe County




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 06/18/2024 2:21 pm.

State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.
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.

† 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 2030 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 US Population Data File is used with mortality data.
‡ The Average Annual Percent Change (AAPC) is based on the APCs calculated by Joinpoint. Due to data availability issues, the time period used in the calculation of the joinpoint regression model may differ for selected counties.
⋔ Results presented with the CI*Rank statistics help show the usefulness of ranks. For example, ranks for relatively rare diseases or less populated areas may be essentially meaningless because of their large variability, but ranks for more common diseases in densely populated regions can be very useful. More information about methodology can be found on the CI*Rank website.

Healthy People 2030 Objectives provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


Please note that the data comes from different sources. Due to different years of data availability, most of the trends are AAPCs based on APCs but some are APCs calculated in SEER*Stat. Please refer to the source for each graph for additional information.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

When displaying county information, the CI*Rank for the state is not shown because it's not comparable. To see the state CI*Rank please view the statistics at the US By State level.