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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Michigan by County

All Cancer Sites, 2015-2019

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, Ages 50+

Sorted by CI*Rank

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


Michigan


United States


Clare County


Roscommon County


Montmorency County


Kalkaska County


Manistee County


Ogemaw County


Schoolcraft County


Jackson County


Mackinac County


Alpena County


Sanilac County


Alcona County


Baraga County


Lake County


Osceola County


Delta County


Muskegon County


Branch County


Alger County


Hillsdale County


St. Joseph County


Calhoun County


Ionia County


Lapeer County


Luce County


Houghton County


Gladwin County


Oceana County


Chippewa County


Wexford County


Cass County


Iosco County


Van Buren County


Crawford County


St. Clair County


Wayne County


Mecosta County


Bay County


Genesee County


Lenawee County


Newaygo County


Ontonagon County


Monroe County


Macomb County


Tuscola County


Arenac County


Gratiot County


Shiawassee County


Berrien County


Montcalm County


Emmet County


Huron County


Oscoda County


Allegan County


Menominee County


Cheboygan County


Gogebic County


Eaton County


Saginaw County


Otsego County


Mason County


Isabella County


Marquette County


Ingham County


Iron County


Barry County


Presque Isle County


Antrim County


Dickinson County


Charlevoix County


Kalamazoo County


Kent County


Livingston County


Oakland County


Clinton County


Missaukee County


Washtenaw County


Midland County


Grand Traverse County


Ottawa County


Benzie County


Leelanau County


Keweenaw County




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/26/2021 9:01 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.
⋔ 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.



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.