Return to Home Mortality > Table > Interpret

Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Ohio by County

Breast, 2016-2020

All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, All Ages

Sorted by Recentaapc

Explanation of Column Headers

Objective - The objective of 15.3 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

Tuscarawas County

Crawford County

Defiance County

Perry County

Brown County

Delaware County

Knox County

Jefferson County

Pickaway County

Ross County

Williams County

Lorain County

Marion County

Medina County

Muskingum County

Ashland County

Darke County

Madison County

Geauga County

Greene County

Huron County

Union County

Athens County

Coshocton County

Gallia County

Mahoning County

Wayne County

Wood County

Columbiana County

Hancock County

Lucas County

Franklin County

Hamilton County

Lake County

Richland County

Seneca County

Holmes County

Cuyahoga County

Fairfield County

Licking County

Montgomery County

Portage County

Stark County

Summit County

Belmont County

Butler County

Jackson County

Logan County

Ashtabula County

Clermont County

Erie County

Highland County

Trumbull County

Allen County

Washington County

Champaign County

Clark County

Fulton County

Mercer County

Scioto County

Van Wert County

Miami County

Warren County

Lawrence County

Morrow County

Ottawa County

Auglaize County

Clinton County

Preble County

Sandusky County

Hocking County

Adams County

Fayette County

Hardin County

Henry County

Meigs County

Pike County

Putnam County

Shelby County

Carroll County Guernsey County Harrison County Monroe County Morgan County Noble County Paulding County Vinton County Wyandot County

Created by on 04/25/2024 3:55 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.

Healthy People 2030 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 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.