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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Louisiana by County

Lung & Bronchus, 2014-2018

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, 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


Louisiana


United States


East Carroll Parish


Beauregard Parish


West Carroll Parish


Vernon Parish


Red River Parish


Evangeline Parish


Jefferson Davis Parish


Catahoula Parish


St. Bernard Parish


Caldwell Parish


Webster Parish


Iberville Parish


Assumption Parish


St. Landry Parish


Avoyelles Parish


Morehouse Parish


Acadia Parish


Richland Parish


La Salle Parish


Terrebonne Parish


Concordia Parish


St. Mary Parish


Iberia Parish


St. Martin Parish


Bienville Parish


West Feliciana Parish


Tangipahoa Parish


Washington Parish


Ouachita Parish


Allen Parish


Madison Parish


Livingston Parish


St. James Parish


Jackson Parish


Claiborne Parish


Winn Parish


Calcasieu Parish


Tensas Parish


LaFourche Parish


Caddo Parish


Franklin Parish


Vermilion Parish


Lincoln Parish


East Feliciana Parish


St. Helena Parish


Grant Parish


Natchitoches Parish


St. Charles Parish


De Soto Parish


West Baton Rouge Parish


Rapides Parish


Bossier Parish


Plaquemines Parish


Ascension Parish


Sabine Parish


St. Tammany Parish


Lafayette Parish


Union Parish


Jefferson Parish


Pointe Coupee Parish


Orleans Parish


Cameron Parish


East Baton Rouge Parish


St. John the Baptist Parish




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/25/2021 7:25 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 1969-2017 US Population Data File is used with mortality data.
* 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).


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.