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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Missouri by County

All Cancer Sites, 2016-2020

All Races (includes Hispanic), Male, All Ages

Sorted by Rate

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

Pemiscot County

Dunklin County

Mississippi County

Carter County

Audrain County

Crawford County

Howell County

Ray County

Randolph County

St. Francois County

New Madrid County

Dallas County

Ripley County

DeKalb County

Laclede County

Chariton County

Marion County

Mercer County

Butler County

Iron County

Wayne County

McDonald County

Bates County

Atchison County

Adair County

Putnam County

Stoddard County

Washington County

Benton County

Caldwell County

Morgan County

Shannon County

Dade County

Madison County

Monroe County

Livingston County

Jasper County

Callaway County

Linn County

Barry County

Pettis County

Andrew County

Schuyler County

Montgomery County

Newton County

St. Louis City

Knox County

Ozark County

St. Clair County

Vernon County

Scott County

Jefferson County

Harrison County

Johnson County

Webster County

Lafayette County

Hickory County

Bollinger County

Sullivan County

Maries County

Pike County

Texas County

Macon County

Pulaski County

Lincoln County

Lawrence County

Shelby County

Gasconade County

Moniteau County

Henry County

Buchanan County

Barton County

Cape Girardeau County

Wright County

Dent County

Gentry County

Miller County

Clinton County

Jackson County

Ralls County

Franklin County

Greene County

Phelps County

Cass County

Clay County

Howard County

Oregon County

Polk County

Camden County

Perry County

Cedar County

Christian County

Ste. Genevieve County

Lewis County

St. Louis County

Boone County

Cooper County

Scotland County

Saline County

Stone County

Taney County

Osage County

Cole County

Reynolds County

St. Charles County

Platte County

Nodaway County

Warren County

Douglas County

Grundy County

Daviess County

Holt County

Clark County

Carroll County

Worth County

Created by on 06/14/2024 1:56 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 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.
* 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.
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.