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Death Rate Report for North Carolina by County

All Cancer Sites, 2011-2015

Amer. Indian/Alaskan Native (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Ages

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County
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Met Healthy People Objective of 161.4?
Age-Adjusted Death Rate
deaths per 100,000
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Average Annual Count
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Recent Trend
Recent 5-Year Trend in Death Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
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North Carolina Yes 146.3 (135.8, 157.4) 166 falling falling trend -1.1 (-1.6, -0.7)
United States Yes 110.3 (108.4, 112.2) 3,090 falling falling trend -1.6 (-1.9, -1.3)
Swain County No 235.1 (166.8, 320.9) 8 stable stable trend -0.5 (-2.4, 1.4)
Halifax County No 191.9 (117.0, 296.8) 4
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Robeson County No 187.0 (169.0, 206.3) 89 stable stable trend -0.4 (-0.9, 0.1)
Columbus County No 184.5 (101.2, 305.4) 3
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Cumberland County No 181.3 (126.6, 250.1) 8 stable stable trend -0.4 (-2.4, 1.7)
Jackson County Yes 142.9 (94.3, 208.2) 6
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Hoke County Yes 126.4 (74.9, 197.0) 4 stable stable trend -1.6 (-4.6, 1.5)
Scotland County Yes 115.1 (66.2, 185.3) 4 stable stable trend -1.1 (-4.6, 2.5)
Alamance County ***
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Alexander County ***
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Alleghany County ***
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Anson County ***
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Ashe County ***
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Avery County ***
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Beaufort County ***
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Bertie County ***
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Bladen County ***
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Brunswick County ***
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Buncombe County ***
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Burke County ***
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Cabarrus County ***
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Caldwell County ***
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Camden County ***
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Carteret County ***
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Caswell County ***
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Catawba County ***
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Chatham County ***
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Cherokee County ***
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Chowan County ***
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Clay County ***
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Cleveland County ***
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Craven County ***
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Currituck County ***
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Dare County ***
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Davidson County ***
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Davie County ***
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Duplin County ***
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Durham County ***
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Edgecombe County ***
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Forsyth County ***
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Franklin County ***
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Gaston County ***
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Gates County ***
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Graham County ***
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Granville County ***
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Greene County ***
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Harnett County ***
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Haywood County ***
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Henderson County ***
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Hyde County ***
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Iredell County ***
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Johnston County ***
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Jones County ***
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Lee County ***
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Lenoir County ***
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Macon County ***
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Martin County ***
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Orange County ***
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Pasquotank County ***
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Person County ***
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Pitt County ***
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Polk County ***
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Randolph County ***
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Richmond County ***
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Rockingham County ***
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Rowan County ***
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Rutherford County ***
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Sampson County ***
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Stanly County ***
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Stokes County ***
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Surry County ***
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Transylvania County ***
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Tyrrell County ***
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Union County ***
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Vance County ***
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Wake County ***
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Warren County ***
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Washington County ***
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Watauga County ***
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Wayne County ***
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Wilkes County ***
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Wilson County ***
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Yadkin County ***
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Yancey County ***
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Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 06/27/2019 2:47 am.

State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.
Trend
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 rates (cases per 100,000 population per year) are age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population (19 age groups: <1, 1-4, 5-9, ... , 80-84, 85+). Rates calculated using SEER*Stat. Population counts for denominators are based on Census populations as modified by NCI. The 1969-2015 US Population Data File is used for 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.

Healthy People 2020 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 availablility, 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.

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.

Statistics for minorities may be affected by inconsistent race identification between the cancer case reports (sources for numerator of rate) and data from the Census Bureau (source for denominator of rate); and from undercounts of some population groups in the census.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.

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