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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Indiana by County

Lung & Bronchus, 2015-2019

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

Sorted by Count

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


Indiana


United States


Marion County


Lake County


Allen County


St. Joseph County


Vanderburgh County


Madison County


Porter County


Elkhart County


Clark County


Johnson County


Hamilton County


Vigo County


Hendricks County


Delaware County


LaPorte County


Tippecanoe County


Howard County


Grant County


Monroe County


Floyd County


Morgan County


Wayne County


Bartholomew County


Kosciusko County


Hancock County


Dearborn County


Shelby County


Henry County


Lawrence County


Warrick County


Jackson County


Greene County


Noble County


Boone County


DeKalb County


Putnam County


Harrison County


Jefferson County


Jennings County


Knox County


Starke County


Marshall County


Whitley County


Cass County


Montgomery County


Washington County


Clay County


Huntington County


Clinton County


Scott County


Wabash County


Steuben County


Miami County


LaGrange County


Daviess County


Fayette County


Gibson County


White County


Jasper County


Owen County


Adams County


Ripley County


Sullivan County


Dubois County


Orange County


Randolph County


Wells County


Posey County


Fulton County


Decatur County


Jay County


Spencer County


Perry County


Franklin County


Rush County


Vermillion County


Parke County


Fountain County


Brown County


Newton County


Blackford County


Carroll County


Pike County


Crawford County


Martin County


Tipton County


Switzerland County


Pulaski County


Benton County


Ohio County


Warren County


Union County




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 12/04/2021 5:04 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.



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.