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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 CI*Rank

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

Carroll County

Clark County

Holt County

Daviess County

Grundy County

Douglas County

Warren County

Nodaway County

Platte County

St. Charles County

Reynolds County

Cole County

Osage County

Taney County

Stone County

Saline County

Scotland County

Cooper County

Boone County

St. Louis County

Lewis County

Ste. Genevieve County

Christian County

Cedar County

Perry County

Camden County

Polk County

Oregon County

Howard County

Clay County

Cass County

Phelps County

Greene County

Franklin County

Ralls County

Jackson County

Clinton County

Miller County

Gentry County

Dent County

Wright County

Cape Girardeau County

Barton County

Buchanan County

Henry County

Moniteau County

Gasconade County

Shelby County

Lawrence County

Lincoln County

Pulaski County

Macon County

Texas County

Pike County

Maries County

Sullivan County

Bollinger County

Hickory County

Lafayette County

Webster County

Johnson County

Harrison County

Jefferson County

Scott County

Vernon County

St. Clair County

Ozark County

Knox County

St. Louis City

Newton County

Montgomery County

Schuyler County

Andrew County

Pettis County

Barry County

Linn County

Callaway County

Jasper County

Livingston County

Monroe County

Madison County

Dade County

Shannon County

Morgan County

Caldwell County

Benton County

Washington County

Stoddard County

Putnam County

Adair County

Atchison County

Bates County

McDonald County

Wayne County

Iron County

Butler County

Mercer County

Marion County

Chariton County

Laclede County

DeKalb County

Ripley County

Dallas County

New Madrid County

St. Francois County

Randolph County

Ray County

Howell County

Crawford County

Audrain County

Carter County

Mississippi County

Dunklin County

Pemiscot County

Worth County

Created by on 04/12/2024 1:38 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.

* 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.