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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for New York by County

All Cancer Sites, 2015-2019

All Races (includes Hispanic), Male, All Ages

Sorted by CI*Rank

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


New York


United States


Chemung County


Orleans County


Hamilton County


Essex County


Warren County


Schuyler County


Jefferson County


Oswego County


Greene County


Niagara County


Oneida County


Steuben County


Fulton County


Washington County


Livingston County


Erie County


Genesee County


Chautauqua County


Herkimer County


Montgomery County


Ontario County


Rensselaer County


Allegany County


Broome County


Seneca County


Wayne County


St. Lawrence County


Cayuga County


Delaware County


Wyoming County


Clinton County


Saratoga County


Franklin County


Albany County


Sullivan County


Ulster County


Monroe County


Schoharie County


Madison County


Schenectady County


Onondaga County


Cortland County


Yates County


Chenango County


Otsego County


Richmond County


Bronx County


Columbia County


Cattaraugus County


Orange County


Putnam County


Lewis County


Suffolk County


Tioga County


Tompkins County


Dutchess County


Kings County


Nassau County


Westchester County


Queens County


New York County


Rockland County




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/24/2021 7:05 pm.

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



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.