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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Iowa by County

All Cancer Sites, 2015-2019

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, Ages 50+

Sorted by Recentaapc

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


Iowa


United States


Taylor County


Cass County


Page County


Polk County


Johnson County


Dallas County


Wright County


Humboldt County


Marshall County


Cerro Gordo County


Dubuque County


Benton County


Hamilton County


Kossuth County


Madison County


Winneshiek County


Black Hawk County


Bremer County


Butler County


Clayton County


Crawford County


Harrison County


Jackson County


Jones County


Monona County


Sioux County


Jefferson County


Lee County


Linn County


Mitchell County


Worth County


Buena Vista County


Floyd County


Jasper County


Plymouth County


Scott County


Buchanan County


Clinton County


Delaware County


Dickinson County


Fayette County


Fremont County


Hancock County


Lyon County


Story County


Webster County


Adams County


Allamakee County


Cedar County


Chickasaw County


Des Moines County


Hardin County


Keokuk County


O'Brien County


Pocahontas County


Pottawattamie County


Union County


Henry County


Louisa County


Wapello County


Woodbury County


Guthrie County


Muscatine County


Palo Alto County


Poweshiek County


Carroll County


Clay County


Franklin County


Lucas County


Mills County


Osceola County


Warren County


Audubon County


Boone County


Calhoun County


Iowa County


Montgomery County


Wayne County


Winnebago County


Howard County


Sac County


Tama County


Cherokee County


Emmet County


Grundy County


Shelby County


Washington County


Davis County


Mahaska County


Marion County


Adair County


Clarke County


Decatur County


Greene County


Ida County


Appanoose County


Monroe County


Ringgold County


Van Buren County




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/02/2022 6:11 am.

State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.
† 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.


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.