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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Ohio by County

Esophagus, 2016-2020

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Ages

Sorted by CI*Rank

Explanation of Column Headers

Objective - The objective of *** 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

Jackson County

Auglaize County

Perry County

Coshocton County

Crawford County

Gallia County

Lawrence County

Sandusky County

Champaign County

Brown County

Clermont County

Columbiana County

Muskingum County

Portage County

Union County

Richland County

Shelby County

Guernsey County

Mercer County

Allen County

Lucas County

Fulton County

Lorain County

Hancock County

Belmont County

Miami County

Pickaway County

Wayne County

Washington County

Ottawa County

Butler County

Jefferson County

Trumbull County

Athens County

Ashtabula County

Erie County

Marion County

Huron County

Clark County

Licking County

Knox County

Scioto County

Fairfield County

Ross County

Darke County

Stark County

Seneca County

Mahoning County

Montgomery County

Lake County

Medina County

Greene County

Summit County

Franklin County

Hamilton County

Tuscarawas County

Cuyahoga County

Wood County

Delaware County

Geauga County

Warren County

Adams County Ashland County Carroll County Clinton County Defiance County Fayette County Hardin County Harrison County Henry County Highland County Hocking County Holmes County Logan County Madison County Meigs County Monroe County Morgan County Morrow County Noble County Paulding County Pike County Preble County Putnam County Van Wert County Vinton County Williams County Wyandot County

Created by on 07/14/2024 7:27 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.

* 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.