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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Minnesota by County

Lung & Bronchus, 2015-2019

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


United States

Wilkin County

Mahnomen County

Clearwater County

Aitkin County

Lake of the Woods County

Itasca County

Wadena County

Cass County

Isanti County

Mille Lacs County

Pine County

Norman County

Big Stone County

Morrison County

St. Louis County

Cook County

Chippewa County

Clay County

Anoka County

Mower County

Pennington County

Chisago County

Kanabec County

Lincoln County

Polk County

Crow Wing County

Le Sueur County

Lyon County

Martin County

Beltrami County

Carlton County

Hubbard County

Koochiching County

Wright County

Nicollet County

Fillmore County

Yellow Medicine County

Freeborn County

Douglas County

Faribault County

Winona County

Meeker County

Pipestone County

Scott County

Rock County

Marshall County

Goodhue County

Sherburne County

Swift County

Becker County

Kandiyohi County

Renville County

Rice County

Nobles County

Brown County

Houston County

Ramsey County

Lake County

Blue Earth County

Wabasha County

Murray County

Benton County

Stearns County

Roseau County

Dakota County

McLeod County

Dodge County

Otter Tail County

Watonwan County

Washington County

Todd County

Hennepin County

Carver County

Cottonwood County

Steele County

Jackson County

Sibley County

Olmsted County

Waseca County

Redwood County

Pope County

Grant County Kittson County Lac qui Parle County Red Lake County Stevens County Traverse County

Created by on 11/27/2021 12:41 am.

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 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.

* 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).

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.