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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Kentucky by County

All Cancer Sites, 2016-2020

All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, 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


Kentucky


United States


Perry County


Martin County


Floyd County


Leslie County


Johnson County


Wolfe County


Clay County


Knox County


Metcalfe County


Butler County


Todd County


Knott County


Clinton County


Gallatin County


Lawrence County


Monroe County


Morgan County


Fleming County


Cumberland County


Whitley County


Powell County


Taylor County


Hancock County


Harlan County


Carlisle County


Bourbon County


Elliott County


Bell County


Pike County


Hart County


Henry County


McCreary County


Grayson County


Owsley County


McLean County


Lewis County


Pulaski County


Grant County


Webster County


Russell County


Carter County


Garrard County


Larue County


Pendleton County


Ohio County


Anderson County


Laurel County


Carroll County


Mason County


Logan County


Letcher County


Rockcastle County


Lincoln County


Graves County


Jackson County


Montgomery County


Estill County


Simpson County


Livingston County


Lee County


Hopkins County


Rowan County


Fulton County


Green County


Breckinridge County


Meade County


Henderson County


Boyd County


Marshall County


Allen County


Greenup County


Washington County


Clark County


Breathitt County


Magoffin County


Union County


Nicholas County


Boyle County


Edmonson County


Trigg County


Warren County


Kenton County


Muhlenberg County


Barren County


Campbell County


Adair County


Hardin County


Lyon County


Scott County


Menifee County


Wayne County


Christian County


Nelson County


Daviess County


Mercer County


Bath County


Bullitt County


Hickman County


Madison County


Jefferson County


Franklin County


McCracken County


Shelby County


Crittenden County


Marion County


Caldwell County


Calloway County


Bracken County


Woodford County


Owen County


Casey County


Trimble County


Fayette County


Harrison County


Jessamine County


Oldham County


Spencer County


Ballard County


Boone County


Robertson County

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 05/20/2024 4:42 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.
⋔ 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.

Healthy People 2030 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.
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.