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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


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

Created by on 05/30/2024 6:33 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.