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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Oklahoma by County

All Cancer Sites, 2015-2019

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, Ages 50+

Sorted by Rate

Explanation of Column Headers

Objective - The objective of 0.0 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


Oklahoma


United States


Okfuskee County


Kiowa County


Nowata County


Love County


Hughes County


Ottawa County


Greer County


Garvin County


Pushmataha County


Le Flore County


Caddo County


Jefferson County


Beckham County


Choctaw County


Muskogee County


Murray County


Seminole County


Okmulgee County


Mayes County


Haskell County


Pittsburg County


Custer County


Sequoyah County


Texas County


Creek County


Adair County


Carter County


McCurtain County


Kay County


Pottawatomie County


Atoka County


Tillman County


Pawnee County


Coal County


Blaine County


Cotton County


Jackson County


McIntosh County


Pontotoc County


McClain County


Harmon County


Grady County


Latimer County


Cherokee County


Major County


Lincoln County


Johnston County


Craig County


Stephens County


Washington County


Marshall County


Comanche County


Oklahoma County


Dewey County


Ellis County


Rogers County


Roger Mills County


Noble County


Garfield County


Delaware County


Bryan County


Tulsa County


Grant County


Logan County


Canadian County


Woods County


Kingfisher County


Washita County


Cleveland County


Payne County


Osage County


Alfalfa County


Cimarron County


Wagoner County


Woodward County


Harper County


Beaver County




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/25/2021 12:44 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 2020 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 1969-2018 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.

*** No Healthy People 2020 Objective for this cancer.
Healthy People 2020 Objectives provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.



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.

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.

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.