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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 Count

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


Keweenaw County


Luce County


Baraga County


Ontonagon County


Oscoda County


Alger County


Schoolcraft County


Missaukee County


Mackinac County


Montmorency County


Iron County


Benzie County


Lake County


Presque Isle County


Crawford County


Gogebic County


Alcona County


Arenac County


Kalkaska County


Leelanau County


Otsego County


Osceola County


Dickinson County


Antrim County


Charlevoix County


Oceana County


Menominee County


Ogemaw County


Mason County


Cheboygan County


Houghton County


Wexford County


Gladwin County


Manistee County


Chippewa County


Iosco County


Gratiot County


Alpena County


Emmet County


Huron County


Mecosta County


Branch County


Isabella County


Roscommon County


Clare County


Delta County


Hillsdale County


Newaygo County


Sanilac County


Ionia County


Barry County


Cass County


Tuscola County


Clinton County


Montcalm County


St. Joseph County


Marquette County


Shiawassee County


Midland County


Van Buren County


Grand Traverse County


Lapeer County


Lenawee County


Allegan County


Eaton County


Bay County


Calhoun County


Monroe County


Livingston County


Berrien County


St. Clair County


Jackson County


Muskegon County


Ottawa County


Saginaw County


Kalamazoo County


Ingham County


Washtenaw County


Genesee County


Kent County


Macomb County


Oakland County


Wayne County




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 06/25/2022 10:43 am.

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 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.



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.