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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Illinois by County

All Cancer Sites, 2015-2019

All Races (includes Hispanic), Male, All Ages

Sorted by Rate

Explanation of Column Headers

Objective - The objective of 0.0 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


Edwards County


Monroe County


Henderson County


Washington County


DuPage County


Champaign County


Boone County


Kane County


Pope County


Clinton County


Lake County


Putnam County


Effingham County


Cumberland County


Hancock County


Jasper County


Jersey County


Carroll County


McLean County


Jackson County


Shelby County


McDonough County


McHenry County


Cook County


Crawford County


Adams County


Calhoun County


Coles County


Wayne County


Kendall County


Piatt County


Ogle County


Wabash County


Greene County


Will County


Jo Daviess County


Johnson County


Henry County


Rock Island County


Perry County


De Witt County


DeKalb County


Menard County


Whiteside County


Woodford County


Tazewell County


Stephenson County


Livingston County


Winnebago County


Warren County


Knox County


Kankakee County


Sangamon County


Bond County


Jefferson County


Peoria County


St. Clair County


Edgar County


Madison County


Douglas County


Grundy County


Williamson County


Schuyler County


Randolph County


Lee County


Macon County


Massac County


Bureau County


Mercer County


Richland County


Union County


Brown County


Moultrie County


Clark County


White County


Cass County


Vermilion County


Iroquois County


Morgan County


Fayette County


Gallatin County


Clay County


La Salle County


Christian County


Fulton County


Franklin County


Stark County


Montgomery County


Macoupin County


Marshall County


Logan County


Saline County


Pike County


Hamilton County


Mason County


Scott County


Marion County


Alexander County


Ford County


Lawrence County


Hardin County


Pulaski County




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 06/30/2022 2:52 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 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 1969-2018 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.

*** No Healthy People 2020 Objective for this cancer.
Healthy People 2020 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.

Interpret Rankings provides insight into interpreting cancer incidence statistics. When the population size for a denominator is small, the rates may be unstable. A rate is unstable when a small change in the numerator (e.g., only one or two additional cases) has a dramatic effect on the calculated rate.

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.