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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Kansas 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


Kansas


United States


Lane County


Kingman County


Elk County


Morton County


Rawlins County


Harper County


Wilson County


Grant County


Ness County


Bourbon County


Rush County


Chase County


Kearny County


Crawford County


Edwards County


Franklin County


Wichita County


Osborne County


Decatur County


Cowley County


Logan County


Ellsworth County


Doniphan County


Geary County


Cherokee County


Wyandotte County


Allen County


Greenwood County


Labette County


Graham County


Atchison County


Washington County


Montgomery County


Phillips County


Trego County


Comanche County


Woodson County


Leavenworth County


Coffey County


Anderson County


Pawnee County


Osage County


Sumner County


Stafford County


Marion County


Shawnee County


Reno County


Ottawa County


Butler County


Saline County


Jewell County


Dickinson County


Pratt County


Marshall County


Barber County


Nemaha County


Neosho County


McPherson County


Sedgwick County


Lincoln County


Linn County


Mitchell County


Wabaunsee County


Jefferson County


Seward County


Clay County


Russell County


Brown County


Lyon County


Cloud County


Jackson County


Thomas County


Sherman County


Rice County


Sheridan County


Scott County


Smith County


Kiowa County


Ford County


Chautauqua County


Morris County


Finney County


Miami County


Douglas County


Pottawatomie County


Republic County


Barton County


Riley County


Ellis County


Harvey County


Johnson County


Meade County


Rooks County


Norton County


Stevens County


Gray County


Cheyenne County


Clark County Gove County Greeley County Hamilton County Haskell County Hodgeman County Stanton County Wallace County

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/01/2022 10:47 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.