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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 Recentaapc

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


Smith County


Falls County


Donley County


Coleman County


Trinity County


Young County


Hale County


Hamilton County


Lee County


Polk County


DeWitt County


Freestone County


Harrison County


Haskell County


Morris County


Nolan County


San Augustine County


Scurry County


Wise County


Cooke County


Hill County


Marion County


Fannin County


Madison County


McCulloch County


Terry County


Van Zandt County


Cass County


Montague County


Robertson County


Franklin County


Panola County


Hunt County


Hutchinson County


Jones County


Karnes County


Lamar County


Lavaca County


Milam County


Clay County


Dawson County


Randall County


Rusk County


Shelby County


Comanche County


Eastland County


Gray County


Sabine County


Starr County


Andrews County


Bastrop County


Bowie County


Burleson County


Deaf Smith County


Gillespie County


Live Oak County


Red River County


Willacy County


Grayson County


Lamb County


Llano County


San Jacinto County


Wilbarger County


Wood County


Brown County


Carson County


Childress County


Delta County


Erath County


Hopkins County


Stephens County


Austin County


Comal County


Fayette County


Hockley County


Howard County


Kerr County


Liberty County


Navarro County


Parker County


Runnels County


Chambers County


Gonzales County


Guadalupe County


Jack County


Leon County


Limestone County


Medina County


Newton County


Orange County


Palo Pinto County


Taylor County


Tom Green County


Tyler County


Webb County


Ector County


Ellis County


Frio County


Henderson County


Jackson County


Kaufman County


Kleberg County


Midland County


Potter County


Calhoun County


Lampasas County


Waller County


Washington County


Angelina County


Bandera County


Burnet County


Hardin County


Houston County


Maverick County


Pecos County


Aransas County


Cherokee County


Hays County


Moore County


Ochiltree County


Archer County


Bell County


Caldwell County


Duval County


Gaines County


Wharton County


Bee County


Hood County


Jasper County


Titus County


Walker County


Cameron County


Grimes County


Mitchell County


Blanco County


Jim Wells County


Coryell County


Johnson County


Uvalde County


Williamson County


Nueces County


Victoria County


Wilson County


Atascosa County


Camp County


Rains County


Denton County


Galveston County


Somervell County


Val Verde County


Brazoria County


Kendall County


Fort Bend County


Rockwall County


Tarrant County


Anderson County


Matagorda County


El Paso County


Wichita County


Gregg County


Upshur County


Collin County


Lubbock County


Dallas County


McLennan County


San Patricio County


Travis County


Montgomery County


Bexar County


Nacogdoches County


Harris County


Brazos County


Hidalgo County


Jefferson County


Bosque County


Refugio County


Callahan County


Colorado County


Baylor County


Brewster County


Castro County


Dimmit County


Goliad County


Mason County


Real County


Reeves County


Swisher County


Ward 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

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/26/2021 5:30 pm.

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.

* 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.