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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Illinois by County

All Cancer Sites, 2016-2020

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, Ages <65

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


Illinois


United States


Kendall County


Monroe County


DuPage County


Kane County


Lake County


McHenry County


Shelby County


Jo Daviess County


Champaign County


Effingham County


Schuyler County


Jasper County


Will County


Coles County


Crawford County


McLean County


Piatt County


Cook County


Hancock County


Boone County


Wayne County


Washington County


Henry County


Putnam County


Wabash County


DeKalb County


Stark County


Randolph County


Clinton County


Madison County


Woodford County


Sangamon County


Greene County


White County


Whiteside County


Menard County


Knox County


Clark County


Bond County


Lee County


Moultrie County


McDonough County


Tazewell County


Jackson County


St. Clair County


Williamson County


Stephenson County


Montgomery County


Adams County


Brown County


Edgar County


Ogle County


Grundy County


Jersey County


Rock Island County


Macon County


Richland County


Cumberland County


Scott County


Carroll County


Johnson County


Bureau County


Henderson County


Winnebago County


Macoupin County


Hamilton County


Jefferson County


Kankakee County


Union County


Marshall County


Livingston County


Edwards County


Logan County


Peoria County


Perry County


Franklin County


Mason County


Fayette County


De Witt County


Warren County


Ford County


Mercer County


Pike County


Fulton County


La Salle County


Alexander County


Morgan County


Douglas County


Saline County


Iroquois County


Christian County


Massac County


Clay County


Lawrence County


Vermilion County


Cass County


Marion County


Pulaski County


Gallatin County


Calhoun County Hardin County Pope County

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 06/15/2024 5:37 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.

* 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.