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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 <50

Sorted by Name

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


United States

Woodford County

Winnebago County

Williamson County

Will County

Whiteside County

Vermilion County

Tazewell County

Stephenson County

St. Clair County

Sangamon County

Rock Island County

Perry County

Peoria County

Ogle County

Morgan County

McLean County

McHenry County

McDonough County

Marion County

Madison County

Macoupin County

Macon County

Logan County

Livingston County

Lake County

La Salle County

Knox County

Kendall County

Kankakee County

Kane County

Jackson County

Iroquois County

Henry County

Grundy County

Fulton County

Franklin County

DuPage County

Douglas County

DeKalb County

Cook County

Coles County

Clinton County

Christian County

Champaign County

Boone County

Adams County

Alexander County Bond County Brown County Bureau County Calhoun County Carroll County Cass County Clark County Clay County Crawford County Cumberland County De Witt County Edgar County Edwards County Effingham County Fayette County Ford County Gallatin County Greene County Hamilton County Hancock County Hardin County Henderson County Jasper County Jefferson County Jersey County Jo Daviess County Johnson County Lawrence County Lee County Marshall County Mason County Massac County Menard County Mercer County Monroe County Montgomery County Moultrie County Piatt County Pike County Pope County Pulaski County Putnam County Randolph County Richland County Saline County Schuyler County Scott County Shelby County Stark County Union County Wabash County Warren County Washington County Wayne County White County

Created by on 06/19/2024 2:48 am.

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.

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

* 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.