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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Texas by County

All Cancer Sites, 2015-2019

Black (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Ages

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


Texas


United States


DeWitt County


Hill County


Grimes County


Colorado County


Polk County


Gonzales County


Rockwall County


Hale County


Anderson County


Limestone County


Potter County


Hunt County


Hardin County


Rusk County


Lubbock County


Galveston County


Hays County


Matagorda County


Wharton County


Lee County


Red River County


Burleson County


Taylor County


Navarro County


Brazos County


Cass County


Morris County


Harrison County


Lamar County


Panola County


McLennan County


Bastrop County


Cherokee County


Shelby County


Houston County


Wood County


Jasper County


Ellis County


Robertson County


Liberty County


Wichita County


Dallas County


Jefferson County


Gregg County


Titus County


Caldwell County


Harris County


Bell County


Grayson County


Newton County


Austin County


Tarrant County


Orange County


Kaufman County


San Jacinto County


Victoria County


Ector County


Bowie County


Midland County


Henderson County


Travis County


Bexar County


Nacogdoches County


Angelina County


Hopkins County


Chambers County


Upshur County


Nueces County


Leon County


Tom Green County


Brazoria County


Marion County


Milam County


Van Zandt County


Smith County


Tyler County


Washington County


Williamson County


Freestone County


Guadalupe County


Madison County


Denton County


Trinity County


Montgomery County


San Augustine County


Falls County


Walker County


Collin County


Camp County


Fort Bend County


Waller County


Johnson County


Comal County


Coryell County


El Paso County


Andrews County Aransas County Archer County Armstrong County Atascosa County Bailey County Bandera County Baylor County Bee County Blanco County Borden County Bosque County Brewster County Briscoe County Brooks County Brown County Burnet County Calhoun County Callahan County Cameron County Carson County Castro County Childress County Clay County Cochran County Coke County Coleman County Collingsworth County Comanche County Concho County Cooke County Cottle County Crane County Crockett County Crosby County Culberson County Dallam County Dawson County Deaf Smith County Delta County Dickens County Dimmit County Donley County Duval County Eastland County Edwards County Erath County Fannin County Fayette County Fisher County Floyd County Foard County Franklin County Frio County Gaines County Garza County Gillespie County Glasscock County Goliad County Gray County Hall County Hamilton County Hansford County Hardeman County Hartley County Haskell County Hemphill County Hidalgo County Hockley County Hood County Howard County Hudspeth County Hutchinson County Irion County Jack County Jackson County Jeff Davis County Jim Hogg County Jim Wells County Jones County Karnes County Kendall County Kenedy County Kent County Kerr County Kimble County King County Kinney County Kleberg County Knox County La Salle County Lamb County Lampasas County Lavaca County Lipscomb County Live Oak County Llano County Loving County Lynn County Martin County Mason County Maverick County McCulloch County McMullen County Medina County Menard County Mills County Mitchell County Montague County Moore County Motley County Nolan County Ochiltree County Oldham County Palo Pinto County Parker County Parmer County Pecos County Presidio County Rains County Randall County Reagan County Real County Reeves County Refugio County Roberts County Runnels County Sabine County San Patricio County San Saba County Schleicher County Scurry County Shackelford County Sherman County Somervell County Starr County Stephens County Sterling County Stonewall County Sutton County Swisher County Terrell County Terry County Throckmorton County Upton County Uvalde County Val Verde County Ward County Webb County Wheeler County Wilbarger County Willacy County Wilson County Winkler County Wise County Yoakum County Young County Zapata County Zavala County

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 11/30/2021 4:38 am.

State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.

Data for the following has been suppressed to ensure confidentiality and stability of estimates:
Andrews, Aransas, Archer, Armstrong, Atascosa, Bailey, Bandera, Baylor, Bee, Blanco, Borden, Bosque, Brewster, Briscoe, Brooks, Brown, Burnet, Calhoun, Callahan, Cameron, Carson, Castro, Childress, Clay, Cochran, Coke, Coleman, Collingsworth, Comanche, Concho, Cooke, Cottle, Crane, Crockett, Crosby, Culberson, Dallam, Dawson, Deaf Smith, Delta, Dickens, Dimmit, Donley, Duval, Eastland, Edwards, Erath, Fannin, Fayette, Fisher, Floyd, Foard, Franklin, Frio, Gaines, Garza, Gillespie, Glasscock, Goliad, Gray, Hall, Hamilton, Hansford, Hardeman, Hartley, Haskell, Hemphill, Hidalgo, Hockley, Hood, Howard, Hudspeth, Hutchinson, Irion, Jack, Jackson, Jeff Davis, Jim Hogg, Jim Wells, Jones, Karnes, Kendall, Kenedy, Kent, Kerr, Kimble, King, Kinney, Kleberg, Knox, La Salle, Lamb, Lampasas, Lavaca, Lipscomb, Live Oak, Llano, Loving, Lynn, Martin, Mason, Maverick, McCulloch, McMullen, Medina, Menard, Mills, Mitchell, Montague, Moore, Motley, Nolan, Ochiltree, Oldham, Palo Pinto, Parker, Parmer, Pecos, Presidio, Rains, Randall, Reagan, Real, Reeves, Refugio, Roberts, Runnels, Sabine, San Patricio, San Saba, Schleicher, Scurry, Shackelford, Sherman, Somervell, Starr, Stephens, Sterling, Stonewall, Sutton, Swisher, Terrell, Terry, Throckmorton, Upton, Uvalde, Val Verde, Ward, Webb, Wheeler, Wilbarger, Willacy, Wilson, Winkler, Wise, Yoakum, Young, Zapata, Zavala

† 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.