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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Texas by County

Lung & Bronchus, 2015-2019

All Races (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


United States

Polk County

Donley County

Baylor County

Trinity County

Morris County

Coleman County

Delta County

Liberty County

Anderson County

Panola County

Lamar County

Shelby County

Montague County

Young County

San Augustine County

Wise County

Fannin County

Robertson County

Bowie County

Orange County

Sabine County

McCulloch County

Palo Pinto County

Henderson County

Cass County

Limestone County

Coryell County

Cooke County

Freestone County

Red River County

Hill County

Kaufman County

Lee County

Leon County

Van Zandt County

Stephens County

San Jacinto County

Burleson County

Grayson County

Hunt County

Johnson County

Wichita County

Jasper County

Bosque County

Navarro County

Aransas County

Wood County

Scurry County

Hutchinson County

Harrison County

Rains County

Brown County

Falls County

Real County

Galveston County

Chambers County

Hopkins County

Bell County

Bastrop County

Llano County

Houston County

Angelina County

Marion County

Parker County

Hardin County

Gregg County

Hood County

Tyler County

Jack County

Potter County

Lampasas County

Matagorda County

Madison County

Gray County

Eastland County

Ector County

Camp County

Swisher County

Upshur County

Rusk County

Childress County

Hamilton County

Franklin County

Karnes County

Burnet County

Goliad County

Erath County

DeWitt County

Cherokee County

San Patricio County

Ward County

Waller County

Ellis County

Nolan County

Newton County

Tom Green County

Howard County

Calhoun County

Gonzales County

Grimes County

Brazoria County

Bandera County

Mason County

Titus County

Haskell County

Milam County

Jefferson County

Somervell County

McLennan County

Runnels County

Nacogdoches County

Archer County

Terry County

Tarrant County

Carson County

Taylor County

Blanco County

Live Oak County

Kerr County

Jones County

Smith County

Ochiltree County

Callahan County

Wilbarger County

Guadalupe County

Montgomery County

Lavaca County

Midland County

Victoria County

Andrews County

Castro County

Uvalde County

Austin County

Hale County

Jackson County

Mitchell County

Clay County

Moore County

Bee County

Lubbock County

Rockwall County

Comal County

Kleberg County

Walker County

Washington County

Hockley County

Dallas County

Duval County

Randall County

Brewster County

Wharton County

Nueces County

Comanche County

Caldwell County

Harris County

Refugio County

Denton County

Deaf Smith County

Hays County

Williamson County

Medina County

Jim Wells County

Kendall County

Wilson County

Dawson County

Dimmit County

Collin County

Gillespie County

Brazos County

Atascosa County

Pecos County

Bexar County

Fayette County

Travis County

Lamb County

Frio County

Colorado County

Reeves County

Val Verde County

Willacy County

Fort Bend County

Gaines County

Starr County

El Paso County

Webb County

Cameron County

Hidalgo County

Maverick County

Armstrong County Bailey County Borden County Briscoe County Brooks County Cochran County Coke County Collingsworth County Concho County Cottle County Crane County Crockett County Crosby County Culberson County Dallam County Dickens County Edwards County Fisher County Floyd County Foard County Garza County Glasscock County Hall County Hansford County Hardeman County Hartley County Hemphill County Hudspeth County Irion County Jeff Davis County Jim Hogg County Kenedy County Kent County Kimble County King County Kinney County Knox County La Salle County Lipscomb County Loving County Lynn County Martin County McMullen County Menard County Mills County Motley County Oldham County Parmer County Presidio County Reagan County Roberts County San Saba County Schleicher County Shackelford County Sherman County Sterling County Stonewall County Sutton County Terrell County Throckmorton County Upton County Wheeler County Winkler County Yoakum County Zapata County Zavala County

Created by on 05/20/2022 4:40 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 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.

* 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.

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.