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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Illinois by County

Colon & Rectum, 2016-2020

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

Sorted by CI*Rank

Explanation of Column Headers

Objective - The objective of 8.9 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


Lawrence County


Edgar County


Ford County


Marion County


Pike County


Iroquois County


Mercer County


Marshall County


Bond County


McDonough County


Johnson County


Fayette County


Shelby County


Richland County


Moultrie County


Perry County


Saline County


Piatt County


Mason County


Vermilion County


Clay County


Jefferson County


Fulton County


Logan County


Knox County


Clark County


Massac County


Lee County


La Salle County


Macon County


Ogle County


Morgan County


Macoupin County


Grundy County


Franklin County


White County


Union County


De Witt County


Livingston County


Tazewell County


Peoria County


Washington County


Henry County


Montgomery County


DeKalb County


Williamson County


St. Clair County


McHenry County


Effingham County


Randolph County


Cook County


Jackson County


Boone County


Will County


Winnebago County


Madison County


Christian County


Kankakee County


Hancock County


Wayne County


Clinton County


Whiteside County


Crawford County


Jo Daviess County


Adams County


Kendall County


Lake County


Woodford County


Coles County


McLean County


Bureau County


Kane County


DuPage County


Sangamon County


Rock Island County


Jersey County


Stephenson County


Champaign County


Monroe County


Alexander County Brown County Calhoun County Carroll County Cass County Cumberland County Douglas County Edwards County Gallatin County Greene County Hamilton County Hardin County Henderson County Jasper County Menard County Pope County Pulaski County Putnam County Schuyler County Scott County Stark County Wabash County Warren County

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 05/26/2024 6:11 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.