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Virginia *** 183.1 (181.3, 185.0) N/A 7,927 falling falling trend -2.1 (-2.2, -2.0)
United States *** 181.4 (181.1, 181.7) N/A 314,987 falling falling trend -2.3 (-2.6, -2.0)
Accomack County *** 215.7 (190.1, 244.2) 54 (16, 103) 54 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.2, -1.1)
Albemarle County *** 150.8 (137.4, 165.3) 125 (101, 129) 96 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.4, -1.1)
Alexandria City *** 137.4 (123.6, 152.3) 127 (112, 132) 80 falling falling trend -3.1 (-3.5, -2.6)
Alleghany County and Clifton Forge City *** 187.3 (152.6, 229.0) 86 (21, 128) 22 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.6, -0.6)
Amelia County *** 237.4 (190.6, 292.8) 32 (6, 117) 20 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.7, -0.4)
Amherst County *** 195.0 (168.5, 224.8) 79 (27, 124) 41 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.3, -0.8)
Appomattox County *** 202.2 (164.5, 246.7) 70 (13, 127) 21 stable stable trend -1.2 (-2.5, 0.1)
Arlington County *** 123.2 (112.5, 134.6) 131 (124, 133) 106 falling falling trend -2.8 (-3.2, -2.4)
Augusta County *** 162.9 (147.7, 179.5) 118 (82, 128) 87 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.5, -1.3)
Bath County *** 165.7 (113.7, 242.4) 116 (11, 133) 7 falling falling trend -2.7 (-4.2, -1.1)
Bedford City and County *** 195.2 (178.5, 213.2) 78 (41, 110) 107 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.2, -1.2)
Bland County *** 186.5 (134.7, 254.7) 87 (9, 132) 9
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Botetourt County *** 159.5 (136.7, 185.5) 121 (69, 131) 38 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.0, -1.3)
Bristol City *** 272.2 (228.3, 322.6) 10 (4, 74) 28 stable stable trend -0.9 (-1.7, 0.0)
Brunswick County *** 233.3 (194.4, 278.4) 35 (7, 109) 27 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.5, -1.5)
Buchanan County *** 231.3 (197.6, 269.8) 36 (9, 99) 36 falling falling trend -1.0 (-1.8, -0.2)
Buckingham County *** 222.3 (184.5, 266.2) 47 (8, 117) 26 stable stable trend -1.0 (-2.2, 0.2)
Buena Vista City *** 221.0 (158.4, 302.5) 48 (5, 131) 8 falling falling trend -1.9 (-3.2, -0.5)
Campbell County *** 195.4 (174.9, 217.9) 77 (32, 116) 69 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.3, -0.9)
Caroline County *** 191.4 (161.5, 225.4) 82 (22, 126) 31 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.0, -1.3)
Carroll County *** 172.0 (148.9, 198.3) 108 (52, 129) 42 falling falling trend -1.0 (-1.9, -0.1)
Charles City County *** 200.2 (148.4, 268.3) 73 (7, 131) 11 falling falling trend -2.3 (-3.4, -1.2)
Charlotte County *** 219.4 (176.4, 271.1) 50 (8, 125) 19 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.5, -0.6)
Charlottesville City *** 184.2 (155.8, 216.2) 92 (33, 127) 33 falling falling trend -2.4 (-3.1, -1.7)
Chesapeake City *** 198.2 (185.7, 211.3) 75 (47, 99) 208 falling falling trend -2.2 (-2.5, -1.8)
Chesterfield County *** 187.6 (177.8, 197.8) 85 (63, 107) 307 falling falling trend -1.8 (-2.2, -1.5)
Clarke County *** 175.1 (139.7, 218.0) 104 (25, 132) 18 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.7, -0.2)
Colonial Heights City *** 262.5 (220.0, 311.4) 14 (5, 85) 28 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.4, -0.7)
Covington City *** 451.6 (348.8, 576.8) 2 (1, 10) 14 rising rising trend 10.5 (2.3, 19.3)
Craig County *** 183.2 (124.9, 263.7) 93 (7, 133) 7 stable stable trend -0.3 (-2.1, 1.5)
Culpeper County *** 207.3 (183.0, 234.0) 61 (21, 110) 56 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.0, -0.9)
Cumberland County *** 208.2 (162.2, 265.1) 60 (9, 129) 15 falling falling trend -2.1 (-3.1, -1.0)
Danville City *** 254.6 (226.1, 285.9) 17 (7, 65) 62 falling falling trend -1.2 (-1.8, -0.6)
Dickenson County *** 269.5 (224.9, 321.2) 12 (4, 76) 28 stable stable trend -0.4 (-1.4, 0.5)
Dinwiddie County *** 205.9 (174.6, 241.4) 63 (16, 121) 33 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.4, -0.8)
Emporia City *** 177.3 (117.0, 259.9) 100 (7, 133) 6 falling falling trend -2.8 (-4.5, -1.1)
Essex County *** 230.8 (183.8, 287.8) 38 (6, 118) 18 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.8, -0.4)
Fairfax City *** 264.7 (222.8, 312.1) 13 (5, 76) 30 falling falling trend -1.8 (-3.2, -0.3)
Fairfax County *** 125.9 (121.5, 130.5) 130 (126, 133) 656 falling falling trend -2.4 (-2.6, -2.2)
Falls Church City *** 175.6 (129.3, 232.3) 103 (13, 133) 10 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.6, -0.8)
Fauquier County *** 168.9 (150.4, 189.1) 114 (65, 127) 67 falling falling trend -2.3 (-3.0, -1.6)
Floyd County *** 193.1 (157.2, 235.7) 80 (17, 129) 22 stable stable trend -0.3 (-1.3, 0.7)
Fluvanna County *** 169.8 (142.7, 201.1) 112 (47, 131) 29 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.1, -1.3)
Franklin City *** 343.9 (269.1, 434.0) 5 (1, 50) 16 stable stable trend -0.5 (-1.5, 0.4)
Franklin County *** 177.1 (158.6, 197.4) 102 (58, 125) 74 falling falling trend -1.4 (-1.9, -0.8)
Frederick County *** 177.2 (161.0, 194.7) 101 (61, 122) 91 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.5, -1.3)
Fredericksburg City *** 155.0 (122.7, 192.9) 124 (53, 133) 17 falling falling trend -8.6 (-12.8, -4.3)
Galax City *** 483.5 (385.3, 600.1) 1 (1, 7) 17 stable stable trend -9.0 (-33.6, 24.9)
Giles County *** 227.2 (189.1, 271.5) 42 (8, 116) 27 falling falling trend -1.1 (-2.0, -0.3)
Gloucester County *** 238.3 (210.3, 269.1) 31 (9, 80) 57 falling falling trend -1.3 (-1.9, -0.7)
Goochland County *** 218.8 (186.8, 255.5) 53 (10, 115) 37 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.9, -0.9)
Grayson County *** 185.5 (151.1, 226.5) 88 (24, 129) 22 falling falling trend -1.2 (-2.1, -0.3)
Greene County *** 170.5 (136.1, 211.1) 111 (35, 132) 19 falling falling trend -1.8 (-3.1, -0.5)
Greensville County *** 275.1 (216.9, 344.1) 9 (3, 95) 18 falling falling trend -1.8 (-3.2, -0.3)
Halifax County with South Boston City *** 230.4 (203.7, 260.1) 39 (9, 89) 58 falling falling trend -1.8 (-2.3, -1.2)
Hampton City *** 228.2 (211.8, 245.5) 41 (18, 71) 153 falling falling trend -1.5 (-1.9, -1.0)
Hanover County *** 179.2 (164.2, 195.3) 95 (63, 121) 111 falling falling trend -2.4 (-3.0, -1.9)
Harrisonburg City *** 185.1 (156.5, 217.1) 89 (31, 126) 31 falling falling trend -2.4 (-3.4, -1.4)
Henrico County *** 184.6 (175.0, 194.6) 91 (65, 110) 290 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.2, -1.5)
Henry County *** 200.8 (181.0, 222.5) 71 (35, 109) 79 falling falling trend -0.9 (-1.3, -0.5)
Highland County *** 178.9 (108.7, 308.2) 96 (5, 133) 4
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Hopewell City *** 329.9 (282.1, 383.5) 7 (2, 23) 36 falling falling trend -0.7 (-1.2, -0.1)
Isle of Wight County *** 202.7 (176.3, 232.3) 69 (22, 119) 46 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.1, -1.3)
James City County *** 174.3 (159.0, 190.8) 106 (68, 123) 102 falling falling trend -1.3 (-1.9, -0.6)
King George County *** 172.5 (139.9, 210.3) 107 (31, 131) 22 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.3, -1.0)
King William County *** 203.7 (161.7, 253.4) 65 (10, 128) 18 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.9, -0.6)
King and Queen County *** 215.6 (159.9, 286.8) 55 (6, 130) 11 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.9, -0.5)
Lancaster County *** 204.3 (165.5, 253.4) 64 (10, 127) 24 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.2, -1.3)
Lee County *** 200.5 (170.4, 234.8) 72 (20, 122) 34 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.3, -0.9)
Lexington City *** 333.9 (247.3, 443.5) 6 (1, 77) 10 rising rising trend 18.0 (2.3, 36.0)
Loudoun County *** 136.5 (127.2, 146.2) 128 (119, 132) 180 falling falling trend -3.0 (-3.5, -2.6)
Louisa County *** 188.7 (163.9, 216.4) 84 (37, 124) 46 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.7, -1.2)
Lunenburg County *** 226.4 (181.4, 279.9) 43 (6, 119) 19 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.8, -0.5)
Lynchburg City *** 240.9 (218.3, 265.2) 25 (9, 66) 86 falling falling trend -1.4 (-1.9, -1.0)
Madison County *** 220.8 (178.8, 270.9) 49 (7, 118) 21 stable stable trend -0.7 (-1.9, 0.5)
Manassas City *** 168.4 (136.7, 204.7) 115 (42, 131) 24 falling falling trend -2.4 (-3.4, -1.4)
Manassas Park City *** 100.6 (62.7, 150.9) 132 (96, 133) 5 falling falling trend -4.8 (-7.5, -2.1)
Martinsville City *** 411.4 (341.0, 492.1) 3 (1, 9) 28 rising rising trend 7.6 (1.6, 14.0)
Mathews County *** 203.2 (162.0, 256.1) 67 (12, 126) 18 falling falling trend -2.3 (-3.5, -1.1)
Mecklenburg County *** 224.1 (197.6, 253.9) 44 (12, 99) 55 falling falling trend -1.2 (-2.0, -0.5)
Middlesex County *** 212.5 (175.0, 259.1) 57 (10, 122) 23 falling falling trend -2.0 (-2.6, -1.3)
Montgomery County *** 171.4 (153.5, 190.9) 109 (66, 125) 69 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.2, -1.2)
Nelson County *** 245.9 (204.7, 294.4) 21 (6, 102) 29 stable stable trend -0.1 (-1.0, 0.9)
New Kent County *** 195.7 (159.9, 237.4) 76 (16, 127) 25 falling falling trend -2.3 (-3.5, -1.2)
Newport News City *** 233.3 (217.6, 249.7) 34 (15, 64) 176 falling falling trend -1.8 (-2.1, -1.5)
Norfolk City *** 244.0 (229.4, 259.2) 23 (12, 52) 229 stable stable trend 1.3 (-2.0, 4.7)
Northampton County *** 279.3 (231.4, 335.9) 8 (4, 73) 26 falling falling trend -1.1 (-2.1, -0.1)
Northumberland County *** 156.5 (127.5, 193.9) 123 (58, 132) 23 falling falling trend -2.9 (-3.9, -1.9)
Norton City *** 249.1 (161.4, 368.9) 20 (2, 132) 5 falling falling trend -2.1 (-4.0, -0.2)
Nottoway County *** 218.8 (179.3, 265.1) 52 (9, 123) 22 falling falling trend -2.0 (-2.8, -1.3)
Orange County *** 212.1 (186.5, 240.6) 58 (17, 108) 51 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.3, -1.0)
Page County *** 230.3 (198.5, 266.4) 40 (9, 102) 40 falling falling trend -1.4 (-2.2, -0.6)
Patrick County *** 210.2 (175.5, 250.9) 59 (11, 120) 29 stable stable trend -0.8 (-1.7, 0.1)
Petersburg City *** 351.3 (309.4, 397.4) 4 (1, 12) 55 falling falling trend -1.0 (-1.4, -0.5)
Pittsylvania County *** 203.1 (184.0, 224.0) 68 (31, 106) 89 falling falling trend -1.6 (-2.1, -1.0)
Poquoson City *** 200.2 (156.8, 252.8) 74 (11, 129) 15 falling falling trend -2.8 (-4.4, -1.2)
Portsmouth City *** 244.2 (223.9, 265.9) 22 (10, 59) 113 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.2, -1.2)
Powhatan County *** 157.5 (131.3, 187.8) 122 (64, 132) 28 falling falling trend -2.9 (-3.8, -2.0)
Prince Edward County *** 239.1 (201.0, 282.8) 29 (7, 102) 29 falling falling trend -1.2 (-2.0, -0.5)
Prince George County *** 159.6 (134.5, 188.0) 120 (63, 131) 31 falling falling trend -3.0 (-3.9, -2.0)
Prince William County *** 150.6 (141.3, 160.2) 126 (107, 128) 236 falling falling trend -2.9 (-3.3, -2.5)
Pulaski County *** 177.9 (154.7, 204.0) 98 (50, 126) 45 falling falling trend -1.8 (-2.5, -1.1)
Radford City *** 231.3 (175.7, 298.4) 37 (5, 126) 13 falling falling trend -1.5 (-2.9, -0.1)
Rappahannock County *** 177.9 (134.2, 235.6) 99 (14, 132) 12 falling falling trend -2.3 (-3.7, -0.8)
Richmond City *** 184.6 (172.3, 197.6) 90 (62, 114) 185 falling falling trend -4.3 (-5.4, -3.3)
Richmond County *** 270.7 (213.9, 339.3) 11 (4, 102) 16 falling falling trend -1.1 (-2.1, -0.1)
Roanoke City *** 223.6 (205.0, 243.5) 46 (17, 81) 114 falling falling trend -1.5 (-1.9, -1.0)
Roanoke County *** 169.7 (155.3, 185.2) 113 (70, 125) 106 falling falling trend -1.3 (-1.7, -0.8)
Rockbridge County *** 164.1 (137.5, 195.2) 117 (52, 131) 30 falling falling trend -1.8 (-2.7, -0.8)
Rockingham County *** 171.2 (155.4, 188.3) 110 (67, 125) 88 falling falling trend -1.0 (-1.5, -0.5)
Russell County *** 240.5 (208.8, 276.0) 26 (7, 86) 45 stable stable trend -0.2 (-0.8, 0.4)
Salem City *** 253.9 (218.5, 293.8) 18 (6, 74) 38 stable stable trend -0.7 (-1.4, 0.0)
Scott County *** 223.9 (192.9, 259.4) 45 (10, 105) 39 falling falling trend -1.3 (-2.0, -0.7)
Shenandoah County *** 203.6 (181.0, 228.5) 66 (24, 110) 62 falling falling trend -1.2 (-1.7, -0.7)
Smyth County *** 243.3 (214.5, 275.4) 24 (8, 77) 54 falling falling trend -1.0 (-1.7, -0.3)
Southampton County *** 181.7 (148.4, 221.1) 94 (27, 131) 23 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.3, -1.7)
Spotsylvania County *** 175.0 (160.4, 190.5) 105 (68, 123) 115 falling falling trend -2.3 (-2.9, -1.6)
Stafford County *** 161.8 (146.1, 178.7) 119 (78, 128) 90 falling falling trend -3.8 (-4.9, -2.6)
Staunton City *** 253.8 (218.5, 293.7) 19 (6, 78) 39 stable stable trend -0.3 (-1.0, 0.3)
Suffolk City *** 213.9 (193.9, 235.5) 56 (21, 94) 91 falling falling trend -1.8 (-2.2, -1.3)
Surry County *** 239.5 (177.8, 318.8) 27 (4, 126) 11 falling falling trend -2.1 (-3.4, -0.7)
Sussex County *** 239.5 (189.2, 299.7) 28 (5, 122) 16 falling falling trend -2.6 (-3.6, -1.6)
Tazewell County *** 262.3 (235.4, 291.6) 15 (6, 51) 74 falling falling trend -1.2 (-1.7, -0.7)
Virginia Beach City *** 178.8 (170.5, 187.3) 97 (76, 115) 372 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.1, -1.7)
Warren County *** 239.0 (208.9, 272.3) 30 (8, 84) 51 falling falling trend -1.3 (-2.0, -0.6)
Washington County *** 189.1 (169.7, 210.4) 83 (44, 119) 74 falling falling trend -1.5 (-2.0, -0.9)
Waynesboro City *** 258.8 (220.4, 302.4) 16 (6, 81) 33 stable stable trend -0.8 (-1.6, 0.0)
Westmoreland County *** 219.2 (185.8, 258.1) 51 (11, 114) 32 falling falling trend -2.1 (-3.0, -1.2)
Williamsburg City *** 97.7 (68.1, 137.5) 133 (118, 133) 7 stable stable trend 12.0 (-30.4, 80.1)
Winchester City *** 191.5 (160.6, 226.8) 81 (23, 126) 28 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.6, -1.3)
Wise County *** 235.0 (207.0, 265.9) 33 (10, 84) 55 falling falling trend -1.5 (-2.0, -0.9)
Wythe County *** 206.0 (177.8, 237.9) 62 (18, 116) 41 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.4, -0.9)
York County *** 132.7 (116.1, 151.0) 129 (114, 133) 48 falling falling trend -3.3 (-4.1, -2.6)
Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 08/19/2022 7:15 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.
⋔ 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.

* 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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