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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for New York by County

Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, 2015-2019

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, 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


Ontario County


Seneca County


Columbia County


Oneida County


Madison County


Putnam County


Schoharie County


Saratoga County


Chemung County


Greene County


Wyoming County


Orleans County


Niagara County


Rensselaer County


Monroe County


Warren County


Cayuga County


Erie County


Otsego County


Chautauqua County


Cattaraugus County


Chenango County


Orange County


Wayne County


Oswego County


Franklin County


Delaware County


Ulster County


St. Lawrence County


Albany County


Nassau County


Essex County


Clinton County


Steuben County


Washington County


Herkimer County


Broome County


Schenectady County


Fulton County


Tioga County


Bronx County


Suffolk County


Rockland County


Onondaga County


Westchester County


Tompkins County


Livingston County


Queens County


Dutchess County


Richmond County


New York County


Kings County


Jefferson County


Genesee County


Allegany County Cortland County Hamilton County Lewis County Montgomery County Schuyler County Sullivan County Yates County

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/26/2021 8:54 pm.

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

Data for the following has been suppressed to ensure confidentiality and stability of estimates:
Allegany, Cortland, Hamilton, Lewis, Montgomery, Schuyler, Sullivan, Yates

† 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.

* 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).


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.