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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Ohio by County

Colon & Rectum, 2016-2020

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

Sorted by CI*Rank

Explanation of Column Headers

Objective - The objective of 8.9 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


Ohio


United States


Adams County


Fayette County


Ashland County


Highland County


Seneca County


Jackson County


Paulding County


Crawford County


Fulton County


Van Wert County


Shelby County


Scioto County


Pike County


Jefferson County


Champaign County


Lawrence County


Pickaway County


Marion County


Brown County


Williams County


Logan County


Hancock County


Darke County


Morrow County


Athens County


Erie County


Wood County


Washington County


Hardin County


Columbiana County


Guernsey County


Ross County


Lucas County


Wyandot County


Richland County


Madison County


Clark County


Hocking County


Tuscarawas County


Coshocton County


Mercer County


Preble County


Knox County


Portage County


Henry County


Clinton County


Defiance County


Huron County


Sandusky County


Mahoning County


Auglaize County


Hamilton County


Montgomery County


Cuyahoga County


Lake County


Butler County


Allen County


Belmont County


Muskingum County


Summit County


Carroll County


Ashtabula County


Miami County


Ottawa County


Clermont County


Licking County


Trumbull County


Stark County


Perry County


Lorain County


Fairfield County


Meigs County


Wayne County


Franklin County


Holmes County


Gallia County


Warren County


Delaware County


Noble County


Greene County


Union County


Putnam County


Medina County


Geauga County


Harrison County Monroe County Morgan County Vinton County

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 05/30/2024 6:33 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 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.