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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Louisiana 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


Louisiana


United States


East Carroll Parish


Red River Parish


Vernon Parish


Catahoula Parish


Avoyelles Parish


Beauregard Parish


Jackson Parish


Morehouse Parish


Concordia Parish


Evangeline Parish


Jefferson Davis Parish


St. Landry Parish


Bienville Parish


LaFourche Parish


Natchitoches Parish


Ouachita Parish


St. Helena Parish


Terrebonne Parish


Claiborne Parish


Iberville Parish


Lincoln Parish


Caddo Parish


East Feliciana Parish


La Salle Parish


St. Charles Parish


Washington Parish


Acadia Parish


Caldwell Parish


De Soto Parish


Sabine Parish


St. Mary Parish


Webster Parish


West Carroll Parish


Winn Parish


Allen Parish


Calcasieu Parish


Madison Parish


Vermilion Parish


Franklin Parish


Grant Parish


Iberia Parish


Rapides Parish


Tangipahoa Parish


Assumption Parish


East Baton Rouge Parish


St. Martin Parish


St. John the Baptist Parish


Union Parish


St. James Parish


Bossier Parish


Livingston Parish


Plaquemines Parish


Pointe Coupee Parish


Richland Parish


Tensas Parish


Jefferson Parish


St. Tammany Parish


Lafayette Parish


West Baton Rouge Parish


Ascension Parish


West Feliciana Parish


Orleans Parish


St. Bernard Parish


Cameron Parish




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 08/19/2022 11:07 pm.

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.