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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), Both Sexes, Ages <65

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

Wayne County

DeKalb County

Schuyler County

Bollinger County

Dunklin County

St. Francois County

New Madrid County

Mercer County

Hickory County

Wright County

Atchison County

Crawford County

Morgan County

McDonald County

Macon County

Pettis County

Chariton County

Caldwell County

Washington County

Madison County

Randolph County

Livingston County

Mississippi County

Dallas County

Ripley County

Shannon County

Stoddard County

Phelps County

Benton County

Montgomery County

Laclede County

Pulaski County

Ray County

Henry County

Gasconade County

Webster County

Iron County

Saline County

Newton County

Dent County

Grundy County

St. Louis City

Adair County

Reynolds County

Vernon County

Monroe County

Jasper County

Howard County

Buchanan County

Barton County

Barry County

Bates County

Dade County

Gentry County

Howell County

St. Clair County

Cape Girardeau County

Callaway County

Linn County

Butler County

Ozark County

Scott County

Stone County

Audrain County

Lincoln County

Jackson County

Marion County

Texas County

Lawrence County

Jefferson County

Maries County

Carter County

Lafayette County

Perry County

Franklin County

Pike County

Cooper County

Greene County

Clinton County

Polk County

Harrison County

Cole County

Sullivan County

Cedar County

Taney County

Andrew County

Ralls County

Ste. Genevieve County

Camden County

St. Louis County

Osage County

Moniteau County

Christian County

Cass County

Nodaway County

Miller County

Shelby County

Douglas County

Warren County

Clay County

Boone County

Oregon County

Lewis County

Johnson County

St. Charles County

Daviess County

Platte County

Carroll County

Clark County Holt County Knox County Putnam County Scotland County Worth County

Created by on 07/12/2024 11:14 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.
⋔ 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.