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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Iowa by County

All Cancer Sites, 2016-2020

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

Sorted by Rate

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


Iowa


United States


Van Buren County


Ringgold County


Wayne County


Palo Alto County


Montgomery County


Ida County


Monroe County


Cass County


Union County


Clarke County


Emmet County


Wapello County


Marion County


Woodbury County


Mahaska County


Tama County


Pottawattamie County


Worth County


Pocahontas County


Decatur County


Adair County


Lee County


Cherokee County


Hardin County


Mills County


Grundy County


Muscatine County


Webster County


Greene County


Sac County


Appanoose County


Monona County


Des Moines County


Clinton County


Calhoun County


Madison County


Washington County


Harrison County


Jasper County


Scott County


Chickasaw County


Black Hawk County


Benton County


Polk County


Clayton County


Carroll County


Henry County


Howard County


Keokuk County


Boone County


Butler County


Louisa County


Poweshiek County


Buchanan County


Cerro Gordo County


Osceola County


Lyon County


Iowa County


Cedar County


Linn County


Jackson County


Floyd County


Guthrie County


Marshall County


Fremont County


Hamilton County


Adams County


Mitchell County


Lucas County


Delaware County


Warren County


Fayette County


Shelby County


Davis County


Dubuque County


Plymouth County


Wright County


Bremer County


O'Brien County


Allamakee County


Dickinson County


Humboldt County


Buena Vista County


Jefferson County


Jones County


Page County


Taylor County


Kossuth County


Story County


Crawford County


Winnebago County


Clay County


Audubon County


Franklin County


Dallas County


Hancock County


Johnson County


Winneshiek County


Sioux County




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 05/18/2024 10:54 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.

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.