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Death Rate Report for Tennessee by County

Lung & Bronchus, 2015-2019

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

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Met Healthy People Objective of ***?
Age-Adjusted Death Rate
deaths per 100,000
(95% Confidence Interval)
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(95% Confidence Interval)
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Recent Trend
Recent 5-Year Trend in Death Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Tennessee *** 49.1 (48.4, 49.8) N/A 4,136 falling falling trend -5.1 (-6.8, -3.5)
United States *** 36.7 (36.6, 36.8) N/A 146,023 falling falling trend -4.9 (-5.2, -4.5)
Wilson County *** 45.1 (40.5, 50.1) 84 (55, 94) 73 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.1, -0.7)
Williamson County *** 23.7 (20.8, 26.8) 95 (94, 95) 53 falling falling trend -6.4 (-8.1, -4.6)
White County *** 60.9 (50.4, 73.2) 35 (5, 84) 24 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.4, 0.5)
Weakley County *** 55.4 (46.1, 66.4) 51 (13, 91) 25 stable stable trend -0.6 (-1.6, 0.4)
Wayne County *** 64.5 (50.8, 81.2) 28 (1, 86) 16 stable stable trend -0.1 (-1.3, 1.1)
Washington County *** 48.7 (44.1, 53.6) 75 (46, 91) 86 falling falling trend -0.9 (-1.4, -0.4)
Warren County *** 52.7 (44.5, 62.2) 59 (20, 92) 29 stable stable trend -0.6 (-1.7, 0.5)
Van Buren County *** 58.7 (38.3, 88.3) 42 (1, 94) 6 stable stable trend 0.6 (-1.8, 3.0)
Union County *** 69.1 (55.1, 86.0) 18 (1, 78) 18 stable stable trend -0.6 (-1.7, 0.4)
Unicoi County *** 54.9 (43.5, 68.9) 53 (7, 94) 17 stable stable trend 0.2 (-0.9, 1.3)
Trousdale County *** 67.5 (47.1, 94.0) 19 (1, 94) 7 stable stable trend -1.4 (-3.0, 0.2)
Tipton County *** 61.7 (53.5, 70.8) 33 (8, 71) 43 falling falling trend -1.1 (-2.1, -0.2)
Sumner County *** 45.2 (41.3, 49.5) 83 (60, 93) 101 falling falling trend -2.6 (-3.6, -1.5)
Sullivan County *** 50.2 (46.3, 54.4) 71 (44, 86) 126 falling falling trend -2.8 (-4.1, -1.4)
Stewart County *** 61.0 (46.6, 79.2) 34 (2, 93) 12 stable stable trend -1.1 (-2.8, 0.6)
Smith County *** 52.2 (40.1, 67.1) 62 (8, 94) 13 stable stable trend -0.2 (-1.5, 1.2)
Shelby County *** 41.2 (39.4, 43.1) 92 (80, 94) 411 falling falling trend -5.9 (-8.3, -3.5)
Sevier County *** 54.6 (49.2, 60.6) 54 (27, 79) 77 falling falling trend -0.6 (-1.2, -0.1)
Sequatchie County *** 56.3 (43.0, 73.1) 48 (4, 94) 13 stable stable trend 0.6 (-0.9, 2.2)
Scott County *** 80.9 (66.8, 97.4) 2 (1, 46) 24 stable stable trend -0.6 (-1.4, 0.3)
Rutherford County *** 45.0 (41.3, 48.9) 85 (63, 93) 119 falling falling trend -2.2 (-2.7, -1.6)
Robertson County *** 55.9 (48.7, 63.9) 49 (17, 84) 46 falling falling trend -0.8 (-1.5, -0.1)
Roane County *** 52.6 (46.0, 60.0) 61 (28, 88) 48 falling falling trend -5.4 (-8.6, -2.0)
Rhea County *** 75.9 (64.8, 88.6) 7 (1, 47) 34 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.3, 0.3)
Putnam County *** 55.0 (48.5, 62.3) 52 (21, 84) 52 falling falling trend -13.9 (-23.6, -3.0)
Polk County *** 65.7 (52.2, 82.2) 26 (1, 84) 17 stable stable trend -0.7 (-1.9, 0.5)
Pickett County *** 67.1 (45.4, 99.2) 22 (1, 94) 7 stable stable trend 0.6 (-1.3, 2.6)
Perry County *** 82.2 (60.3, 110.5) 1 (1, 76) 10 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.8, 0.7)
Overton County *** 73.2 (60.7, 87.8) 10 (1, 55) 25 stable stable trend -0.4 (-1.4, 0.6)
Obion County *** 55.7 (46.2, 66.8) 50 (12, 91) 25 stable stable trend -0.1 (-1.1, 1.0)
Morgan County *** 56.8 (45.2, 70.8) 47 (5, 93) 17 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.6, -1.2)
Moore County *** 46.8 (29.4, 72.6) 79 (3, 95) 5
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Montgomery County *** 50.6 (45.6, 56.1) 70 (39, 88) 79 falling falling trend -2.6 (-3.3, -1.9)
Monroe County *** 69.4 (60.7, 79.2) 17 (1, 51) 48 stable stable trend -0.2 (-0.9, 0.5)
Meigs County *** 58.5 (43.1, 78.3) 43 (1, 94) 10 stable stable trend 0.2 (-1.3, 1.7)
McNairy County *** 62.5 (51.9, 75.0) 32 (3, 83) 25 stable stable trend 0.0 (-1.0, 1.0)
McMinn County *** 57.0 (49.7, 65.2) 46 (16, 81) 45 stable stable trend -0.6 (-1.4, 0.2)
Maury County *** 52.6 (46.6, 59.1) 60 (28, 87) 59 falling falling trend -1.5 (-2.2, -0.9)
Marshall County *** 53.9 (44.2, 65.3) 58 (16, 93) 22 falling falling trend -4.4 (-7.4, -1.3)
Marion County *** 50.8 (41.7, 61.7) 69 (22, 94) 22 stable stable trend -1.0 (-2.1, 0.1)
Madison County *** 46.2 (40.9, 52.0) 81 (49, 94) 58 falling falling trend -1.2 (-1.9, -0.6)
Macon County *** 72.1 (58.9, 87.5) 11 (1, 67) 22 stable stable trend -0.3 (-1.0, 0.5)
Loudon County *** 45.4 (39.3, 52.5) 82 (45, 94) 43 falling falling trend -1.5 (-2.3, -0.8)
Lincoln County *** 46.9 (38.7, 56.5) 78 (31, 94) 24 falling falling trend -2.0 (-3.1, -1.0)
Lewis County *** 69.7 (53.0, 90.6) 15 (1, 90) 13 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.7, 0.8)
Lawrence County *** 59.8 (51.3, 69.6) 39 (8, 79) 35 falling falling trend -1.1 (-1.8, -0.5)
Lauderdale County *** 76.5 (63.3, 91.7) 5 (1, 51) 25 stable stable trend -0.1 (-1.0, 0.9)
Lake County *** 51.7 (33.2, 78.2) 63 (1, 95) 5 falling falling trend -4.8 (-7.7, -1.8)
Knox County *** 43.4 (40.9, 45.9) 89 (72, 93) 243 falling falling trend -3.8 (-4.8, -2.7)
Johnson County *** 67.3 (54.5, 82.9) 20 (1, 74) 20 stable stable trend 0.5 (-0.7, 1.7)
Jefferson County *** 54.6 (47.4, 62.8) 55 (18, 88) 43 falling falling trend -0.9 (-1.7, -0.2)
Jackson County *** 70.6 (55.1, 90.2) 14 (1, 82) 15 stable stable trend -0.4 (-1.8, 1.1)
Humphreys County *** 51.4 (40.2, 65.3) 65 (13, 94) 15 stable stable trend -0.8 (-2.0, 0.4)
Houston County *** 78.1 (57.3, 105.1) 4 (1, 82) 10 stable stable trend 0.7 (-0.7, 2.0)
Hickman County *** 60.3 (49.2, 73.5) 37 (4, 87) 21 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.6, 0.7)
Henry County *** 57.9 (49.2, 68.2) 44 (10, 83) 32 stable stable trend -0.7 (-1.5, 0.1)
Henderson County *** 58.9 (48.4, 71.2) 41 (6, 91) 23 falling falling trend -3.2 (-4.9, -1.5)
Haywood County *** 49.4 (37.4, 64.4) 73 (14, 94) 12 falling falling trend -1.2 (-2.2, -0.1)
Hawkins County *** 63.1 (55.7, 71.4) 30 (8, 65) 55 stable stable trend 0.1 (-0.6, 0.8)
Hardin County *** 57.8 (47.7, 69.7) 45 (7, 89) 24 stable stable trend -0.3 (-1.5, 1.0)
Hardeman County *** 66.3 (54.4, 80.4) 24 (1, 77) 22 stable stable trend -0.2 (-1.3, 0.9)
Hancock County *** 71.0 (48.5, 101.7) 13 (1, 94) 7 stable stable trend -0.8 (-2.3, 0.7)
Hamilton County *** 40.4 (37.8, 43.1) 93 (79, 94) 192 falling falling trend -3.7 (-4.7, -2.8)
Hamblen County *** 50.8 (44.3, 58.1) 68 (30, 92) 45 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.3, -0.6)
Grundy County *** 59.2 (44.9, 77.2) 40 (2, 94) 12 stable stable trend 0.0 (-1.6, 1.8)
Greene County *** 60.9 (54.4, 68.1) 36 (12, 68) 67 falling falling trend -2.9 (-4.6, -1.2)
Grainger County *** 71.5 (59.1, 86.1) 12 (1, 61) 25 stable stable trend -1.8 (-3.5, 0.0)
Giles County *** 44.1 (35.5, 54.3) 88 (40, 94) 19 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.5, -0.6)
Gibson County *** 59.9 (51.9, 68.9) 38 (10, 77) 41 stable stable trend -0.7 (-1.5, 0.2)
Franklin County *** 49.6 (41.8, 58.6) 72 (27, 94) 30 stable stable trend -0.8 (-1.7, 0.1)
Fentress County *** 74.8 (60.7, 91.6) 8 (1, 62) 21 stable stable trend -0.6 (-1.6, 0.5)
Fayette County *** 37.2 (30.8, 44.8) 94 (72, 94) 25 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.9, -0.5)
Dyer County *** 66.0 (56.2, 77.3) 25 (2, 67) 33 stable stable trend 0.1 (-0.8, 0.9)
Dickson County *** 62.6 (54.2, 72.1) 31 (5, 72) 41 falling falling trend -0.9 (-1.4, -0.4)
Decatur County *** 65.7 (49.9, 85.8) 27 (1, 92) 13 stable stable trend 0.1 (-1.3, 1.4)
DeKalb County *** 66.5 (53.3, 82.3) 23 (1, 81) 18 stable stable trend 0.0 (-1.3, 1.2)
Davidson County *** 41.4 (39.2, 43.7) 91 (79, 94) 280 falling falling trend -10.7 (-15.0, -6.2)
Cumberland County *** 45.0 (39.2, 51.5) 86 (51, 94) 52 falling falling trend -1.1 (-1.9, -0.3)
Crockett County *** 51.4 (38.3, 68.2) 66 (8, 94) 10 falling falling trend -1.2 (-2.3, -0.1)
Coffee County *** 49.0 (42.0, 57.0) 74 (33, 94) 35 falling falling trend -1.3 (-2.0, -0.6)
Cocke County *** 63.8 (54.5, 74.5) 29 (5, 72) 35 stable stable trend -0.3 (-1.2, 0.5)
Clay County *** 42.8 (28.8, 63.5) 90 (15, 95) 6 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.7, -1.3)
Claiborne County *** 69.5 (59.0, 81.6) 16 (1, 58) 32 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.5, 0.5)
Chester County *** 51.2 (38.6, 66.8) 67 (10, 94) 11 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.9, 0.9)
Cheatham County *** 67.1 (56.6, 79.1) 21 (2, 66) 32 falling falling trend -1.1 (-2.2, -0.1)
Carter County *** 44.5 (38.4, 51.4) 87 (48, 94) 40 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.2, -0.5)
Carroll County *** 74.4 (63.0, 87.6) 9 (1, 48) 31 stable stable trend 0.0 (-0.9, 1.0)
Cannon County *** 51.7 (38.3, 68.8) 64 (8, 94) 10 stable stable trend -1.4 (-2.8, 0.0)
Campbell County *** 79.0 (69.2, 90.0) 3 (1, 30) 48 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.3, 0.2)
Bradley County *** 48.6 (43.5, 54.2) 76 (43, 91) 66 falling falling trend -1.4 (-1.9, -0.8)
Blount County *** 46.5 (42.3, 51.1) 80 (54, 92) 90 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.8, -0.9)
Bledsoe County *** 54.5 (40.9, 71.8) 56 (4, 94) 11 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.7, -0.4)
Benton County *** 76.0 (61.6, 93.4) 6 (1, 65) 21 stable stable trend 0.6 (-0.6, 1.8)
Bedford County *** 54.1 (45.7, 63.7) 57 (17, 91) 31 falling falling trend -1.3 (-2.1, -0.4)
Anderson County *** 47.7 (42.1, 54.0) 77 (43, 93) 54 falling falling trend -4.4 (-6.8, -1.9)
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 10/04/2022 12:02 pm.

State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.
† 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.
* 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).


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.

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