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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Georgia by County

Liver & Bile Duct, 2016-2020

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

Sorted by CI*Rank

Explanation of Column Headers

Objective - The objective of *** 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


United States

Fayette County

Glynn County

Dougherty County

Henry County

Paulding County

Lowndes County

Bulloch County

Clarke County

Catoosa County

DeKalb County

Cherokee County

Columbia County

Fulton County

Forsyth County

Coweta County

Cobb County

Harris County

Thomas County

Camden County

Effingham County

Hall County

Muscogee County

Bartow County

Richmond County

Gwinnett County

Chatham County

Baldwin County

White County

Houston County

Whitfield County

Jackson County

Spalding County

Walton County

Union County

Rockdale County

Tift County

Colquitt County

Walker County

Ware County

Douglas County

Bibb County

Gordon County

Barrow County

Liberty County

Newton County

Murray County

Carroll County

Clayton County

Troup County

Haralson County

Coffee County

Laurens County

Wayne County

Sumter County

Bryan County

Madison County

Floyd County

Polk County

Tattnall County

Gilmer County

Chattooga County

Jasper County

Appling County Atkinson County Bacon County Baker County Banks County Ben Hill County Berrien County Bleckley County Brantley County Brooks County Burke County Butts County Calhoun County Candler County Charlton County Chattahoochee County Clay County Clinch County Cook County Crawford County Crisp County Dade County Dawson County Decatur County Dodge County Dooly County Early County Echols County Elbert County Emanuel County Evans County Fannin County Franklin County Glascock County Grady County Greene County Habersham County Hancock County Hart County Heard County Irwin County Jeff Davis County Jefferson County Jenkins County Johnson County Jones County Lamar County Lanier County Lee County Lincoln County Long County Lumpkin County Macon County Marion County McDuffie County McIntosh County Meriwether County Miller County Mitchell County Monroe County Montgomery County Morgan County Oconee County Oglethorpe County Peach County Pickens County Pierce County Pike County Pulaski County Putnam County Quitman County Rabun County Randolph County Schley County Screven County Seminole County Stephens County Stewart County Talbot County Taliaferro County Taylor County Telfair County Terrell County Toombs County Towns County Treutlen County Turner County Twiggs County Upson County Warren County Washington County Webster County Wheeler County Wilcox County Wilkes County Wilkinson County Worth County

Created by on 07/13/2024 3:28 pm.

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

* Data has been suppressed to ensure confidentiality and stability of rate estimates. Counts are suppressed if fewer than 16 records were reported in a specific area-sex-race category. If an average count of 3 is shown, the total number of cases for the time period is 16 or more which exceeds suppression threshold (but is rounded to 3).

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.