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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Michigan by County

All Cancer Sites, 2016-2020

White Non-Hispanic, Both Sexes, All Ages

Sorted by Count

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


United States (6)

Keweenaw County

Luce County

Baraga County

Alger County

Ontonagon County

Mackinac County

Schoolcraft County

Oscoda County

Missaukee County

Montmorency County

Iron County

Gogebic County

Presque Isle County

Benzie County

Lake County

Arenac County

Crawford County

Alcona County

Kalkaska County

Leelanau County

Otsego County

Antrim County

Charlevoix County

Dickinson County

Oceana County

Osceola County

Menominee County

Ogemaw County

Chippewa County

Cheboygan County

Mason County

Wexford County

Houghton County

Manistee County

Emmet County

Iosco County

Alpena County

Gladwin County

Huron County

Gratiot County

Mecosta County

Branch County

Isabella County

Roscommon County

Clare County

Delta County

Newaygo County

Sanilac County

Ionia County

Hillsdale County

Barry County

Cass County

St. Joseph County

Marquette County

Tuscola County

Clinton County

Montcalm County

Van Buren County

Shiawassee County

Midland County

Grand Traverse County

Lapeer County

Lenawee County

Eaton County

Allegan County

Bay County

Calhoun County

Berrien County

Monroe County

Saginaw County

Muskegon County

Jackson County

Livingston County

St. Clair County

Ingham County

Kalamazoo County

Ottawa County

Washtenaw County

Genesee County

Kent County

Macomb County

Oakland County

Wayne County

Created by on 06/16/2024 4:45 pm.

State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.
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.

6 Hispanic mortality recent trend data for the United States has been excluded for the following states: Louisiana, New Hampshire, and Oklahoma. The data on Hispanic and non-Hispanic mortality for these states may be unreliable for the time period used in the generation of the recent trend (1990 - 2020) and has been excluded from the calculation of the United States recent trend. This was based on the NCHS Policy.

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.