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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 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


United States

Kingman County

Comanche County

Woodson County

Rawlins County

Lincoln County

Chase County

Logan County

Clay County

Elk County

Scott County

Decatur County

Franklin County

Marion County

McPherson County

Jewell County

Kiowa County

Ness County

Washington County

Edwards County

Brown County

Republic County

Cowley County

Harper County

Pawnee County

Reno County

Atchison County

Bourbon County

Cheyenne County

Labette County

Trego County

Wilson County

Chautauqua County

Coffey County

Ellsworth County

Linn County

Nemaha County

Rush County

Cloud County

Lyon County

Mitchell County

Allen County

Harvey County

Pratt County

Dickinson County

Doniphan County

Grant County

Greenwood County

Neosho County

Riley County

Saline County

Smith County

Stafford County

Crawford County

Marshall County

Montgomery County

Ottawa County

Seward County

Barber County

Jefferson County

Osage County

Rice County

Sherman County

Geary County

Osborne County

Barton County

Ellis County

Miami County

Russell County

Shawnee County

Wabaunsee County

Douglas County

Jackson County

Leavenworth County

Phillips County

Pottawatomie County

Sedgwick County

Anderson County

Finney County

Meade County

Johnson County

Morris County

Stevens County

Ford County

Sumner County

Cherokee County

Wyandotte County

Graham County

Thomas County

Norton County

Butler County

Gray County

Rooks County

Kearny County

Lane County

Morton County

Sheridan County

Wichita County

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

Created by on 08/16/2022 8:51 am.

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