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Death Rate Report for Virginia by County

Colon & Rectum, 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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CI*Rank⋔
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Average Annual Count
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Recent Trend
Recent 5-Year Trend in Death Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Virginia *** 13.4 (13.1, 13.7) N/A 1,310 falling falling trend -1.3 (-2.2, -0.3)
United States *** 13.4 (13.4, 13.5) N/A 52,258 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.1, -1.7)
Fairfax County *** 9.3 (8.5, 10.1) 98 (84, 100) 110 falling falling trend -3.3 (-3.7, -3.0)
Virginia Beach City *** 12.1 (10.7, 13.6) 83 (53, 93) 59 falling falling trend -2.9 (-3.5, -2.3)
Henrico County *** 12.6 (11.0, 14.3) 81 (47, 92) 48 falling falling trend -2.3 (-2.9, -1.7)
Chesterfield County *** 13.0 (11.3, 14.8) 76 (40, 90) 47 falling falling trend -2.4 (-3.2, -1.6)
Prince William County *** 11.9 (10.3, 13.8) 84 (49, 95) 42 falling falling trend -3.3 (-4.0, -2.6)
Chesapeake City *** 14.9 (12.8, 17.3) 52 (23, 83) 37 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.3, -1.6)
Norfolk City *** 15.2 (12.9, 17.7) 50 (20, 81) 34 falling falling trend -2.8 (-3.4, -2.2)
Richmond City *** 14.0 (11.9, 16.4) 61 (26, 88) 32 falling falling trend -2.1 (-3.0, -1.2)
Loudoun County *** 10.1 (8.5, 11.9) 92 (67, 101) 31 falling falling trend -4.2 (-5.1, -3.3)
Newport News City *** 15.2 (12.8, 18.0) 48 (18, 83) 28 falling falling trend -2.7 (-3.5, -1.8)
Hampton City *** 14.0 (11.4, 16.9) 62 (24, 92) 22 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.5, -1.5)
Roanoke City *** 16.8 (13.6, 20.6) 32 (11, 79) 20 falling falling trend -1.8 (-2.4, -1.2)
Portsmouth City *** 17.7 (14.3, 21.8) 25 (8, 78) 19 falling falling trend -1.7 (-2.8, -0.6)
Spotsylvania County *** 13.5 (10.9, 16.6) 68 (25, 96) 19 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.5, -0.9)
Hanover County *** 13.9 (11.2, 17.2) 63 (23, 94) 19 falling falling trend -3.0 (-4.2, -1.8)
Bedford City and County *** 15.9 (12.7, 19.8) 39 (13, 86) 18 falling falling trend -1.8 (-3.2, -0.3)
Stafford County *** 13.6 (10.8, 16.9) 66 (26, 96) 18 falling falling trend -2.3 (-3.5, -1.1)
Suffolk City *** 18.0 (14.3, 22.2) 23 (7, 79) 18 falling falling trend -1.8 (-2.9, -0.6)
James City County *** 12.9 (10.2, 16.2) 77 (26, 98) 17
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Pittsylvania County *** 17.5 (13.9, 21.9) 27 (8, 83) 17 stable stable trend -0.9 (-1.9, 0.0)
Arlington County *** 8.4 (6.6, 10.5) 101 (79, 101) 16 falling falling trend -4.3 (-5.0, -3.5)
Frederick County *** 14.7 (11.6, 18.4) 56 (18, 94) 16 stable stable trend -1.5 (-3.0, 0.0)
Lynchburg City *** 17.6 (13.8, 22.1) 26 (8, 82) 16 falling falling trend -2.3 (-3.4, -1.2)
Tazewell County *** 23.4 (18.2, 29.9) 9 (1, 56) 15 stable stable trend -0.9 (-2.3, 0.6)
Danville City *** 25.0 (19.1, 32.2) 6 (1, 48) 14 stable stable trend -0.2 (-1.8, 1.4)
Albemarle County *** 9.8 (7.5, 12.5) 95 (60, 101) 14 falling falling trend -2.0 (-3.6, -0.4)
Augusta County *** 11.8 (9.1, 15.1) 86 (35, 100) 14 falling falling trend -2.9 (-4.3, -1.5)
Campbell County *** 17.3 (13.4, 22.1) 29 (8, 87) 14 falling falling trend -1.9 (-3.3, -0.6)
Roanoke County *** 9.8 (7.5, 12.6) 94 (57, 101) 14 falling falling trend -2.0 (-3.1, -1.0)
Alexandria City *** 9.2 (7.0, 11.7) 99 (67, 101) 13 falling falling trend -4.7 (-5.6, -3.9)
Henry County *** 16.4 (12.5, 21.3) 36 (9, 91) 13 stable stable trend -1.0 (-2.4, 0.4)
Halifax County with South Boston City *** 22.8 (17.1, 30.0) 13 (1, 63) 12 stable stable trend -1.0 (-2.4, 0.3)
Franklin County *** 13.8 (10.4, 18.2) 64 (19, 98) 12 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.2, -1.2)
Fauquier County *** 13.6 (10.2, 17.7) 67 (19, 99) 12 falling falling trend -1.9 (-3.3, -0.6)
Washington County *** 14.7 (11.0, 19.4) 55 (13, 97) 12 stable stable trend -1.3 (-2.7, 0.2)
Rockingham County *** 10.5 (7.9, 13.8) 90 (45, 101) 11 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.7, -1.2)
Louisa County *** 22.8 (17.0, 30.2) 11 (1, 66) 11 stable stable trend -0.9 (-2.5, 0.6)
Accomack County *** 20.6 (15.2, 27.6) 16 (2, 79) 11 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.3, -1.0)
Montgomery County *** 11.7 (8.7, 15.5) 87 (32, 101) 11 stable stable trend -1.4 (-2.8, 0.0)
Shenandoah County *** 15.9 (11.6, 21.4) 40 (9, 94) 10 rising rising trend 14.1 (0.1, 30.2)
Petersburg City *** 23.4 (16.9, 31.6) 10 (1, 70) 9 stable stable trend 1.7 (-2.1, 5.6)
Smyth County *** 20.1 (14.6, 27.3) 17 (3, 79) 9 stable stable trend -0.6 (-2.1, 0.9)
Wise County *** 18.8 (13.6, 25.3) 20 (3, 86) 9 stable stable trend -0.3 (-1.9, 1.3)
Staunton City *** 26.9 (19.3, 36.7) 5 (1, 52) 9 stable stable trend -0.1 (-2.0, 1.7)
Mecklenburg County *** 16.4 (11.7, 22.9) 35 (7, 98) 9 falling falling trend -2.1 (-3.7, -0.5)
Page County *** 24.1 (17.3, 33.0) 8 (1, 68) 9 stable stable trend 0.8 (-0.9, 2.5)
Culpeper County *** 13.3 (9.5, 18.2) 73 (17, 100) 8 stable stable trend -1.6 (-3.3, 0.2)
Warren County *** 17.5 (12.3, 24.1) 28 (4, 96) 8 falling falling trend -2.0 (-3.6, -0.3)
York County *** 9.7 (6.9, 13.3) 96 (50, 101) 8 falling falling trend -4.5 (-6.0, -3.0)
Pulaski County *** 14.9 (10.4, 21.0) 53 (10, 100) 8 stable stable trend -0.9 (-2.2, 0.4)
Gloucester County *** 15.4 (10.7, 21.7) 44 (8, 99) 8 falling falling trend -2.7 (-4.0, -1.3)
Hopewell City *** 28.0 (19.5, 39.0) 3 (1, 58) 7 stable stable trend 0.1 (-1.8, 2.1)
Orange County *** 14.3 (9.9, 20.1) 59 (10, 100) 7 falling falling trend -2.5 (-3.9, -1.1)
Russell County *** 16.8 (11.7, 23.8) 33 (5, 96) 7 stable stable trend -1.5 (-3.2, 0.3)
Amherst County *** 15.5 (10.7, 22.0) 42 (7, 100) 7 falling falling trend -2.6 (-4.0, -1.1)
Botetourt County *** 13.4 (9.2, 19.2) 71 (14, 101) 7 stable stable trend -1.4 (-3.4, 0.7)
Buchanan County *** 22.6 (15.5, 32.4) 14 (1, 84) 7 stable stable trend 0.5 (-1.0, 2.1)
Fairfax City *** 25.0 (17.3, 35.1) 7 (1, 80) 7 stable stable trend -1.0 (-3.0, 1.1)
Isle of Wight County *** 12.8 (8.7, 18.3) 78 (19, 101) 7 falling falling trend -2.0 (-3.5, -0.4)
Rockbridge County *** 18.4 (12.1, 27.3) 22 (2, 97) 7 falling falling trend -2.3 (-3.9, -0.6)
Salem City *** 17.0 (11.4, 24.8) 30 (4, 100) 6 stable stable trend -0.9 (-2.8, 0.9)
Harrisonburg City *** 15.4 (10.2, 22.2) 45 (6, 101) 6 falling falling trend -2.3 (-4.0, -0.5)
Wythe County *** 13.4 (8.8, 19.8) 70 (11, 101) 6 falling falling trend -2.0 (-3.2, -0.8)
Carroll County *** 10.8 (7.1, 16.3) 89 (24, 101) 6 stable stable trend -1.2 (-2.7, 0.3)
Prince Edward County *** 19.8 (13.0, 29.5) 18 (1, 98) 6 stable stable trend -0.4 (-2.5, 1.8)
Charlottesville City *** 11.8 (7.7, 17.5) 85 (20, 101) 5 falling falling trend -2.8 (-4.1, -1.5)
Northumberland County *** 18.6 (11.2, 31.3) 21 (1, 100) 5
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Scott County *** 15.3 (9.8, 23.4) 47 (6, 101) 5 stable stable trend -1.7 (-3.4, 0.0)
Martinsville City *** 29.5 (18.8, 44.6) 2 (1, 75) 5 stable stable trend 0.6 (-1.4, 2.6)
Prince George County *** 13.5 (8.7, 20.0) 69 (10, 101) 5 falling falling trend -2.2 (-3.5, -0.8)
Westmoreland County *** 15.8 (10.1, 24.5) 41 (4, 101) 5 falling falling trend -1.7 (-3.3, -0.1)
Dinwiddie County *** 14.8 (9.3, 22.4) 54 (6, 101) 5 stable stable trend -1.1 (-3.1, 1.1)
Waynesboro City *** 16.5 (10.4, 24.9) 34 (3, 101) 5 stable stable trend -0.7 (-2.5, 1.1)
Goochland County *** 12.7 (7.8, 20.2) 79 (10, 101) 5 falling falling trend -3.1 (-4.9, -1.3)
Caroline County *** 12.2 (7.5, 18.8) 82 (13, 101) 4
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King George County *** 16.0 (9.9, 24.6) 37 (4, 101) 4
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Dickenson County *** 19.3 (11.6, 30.7) 19 (1, 100) 4
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Winchester City *** 12.7 (7.8, 19.6) 80 (10, 101) 4 falling falling trend -2.3 (-4.0, -0.5)
Bristol City *** 15.5 (9.4, 24.7) 43 (3, 101) 4 stable stable trend -1.3 (-3.3, 0.8)
Charlotte County *** 21.2 (12.6, 34.3) 15 (1, 99) 4 stable stable trend 0.0 (-1.8, 1.9)
Giles County *** 15.2 (9.2, 24.3) 49 (5, 101) 4 stable stable trend -0.7 (-2.6, 1.3)
Grayson County *** 16.0 (9.5, 26.2) 38 (2, 101) 4 stable stable trend -1.4 (-3.3, 0.5)
Manassas City *** 10.1 (6.0, 15.8) 93 (24, 101) 4
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New Kent County *** 13.8 (8.2, 22.2) 65 (7, 101) 4
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Lancaster County *** 14.4 (7.6, 27.4) 58 (3, 101) 4 stable stable trend -2.0 (-4.3, 0.3)
Lee County *** 10.2 (6.0, 16.6) 91 (27, 101) 4 stable stable trend -0.7 (-2.8, 1.3)
Northampton County *** 15.3 (9.2, 26.0) 46 (4, 101) 4
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Patrick County *** 11.1 (6.7, 18.6) 88 (17, 101) 4
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Colonial Heights City *** 13.3 (7.7, 21.9) 74 (7, 101) 4 falling falling trend -2.3 (-4.0, -0.5)
Fluvanna County *** 8.8 (5.2, 14.6) 100 (33, 101) 4
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Greensville County *** 27.8 (16.3, 44.8) 4 (1, 99) 4
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Nelson County *** 15.0 (8.3, 25.7) 51 (3, 101) 4 stable stable trend -0.6 (-2.8, 1.6)
Nottoway County *** 16.9 (10.0, 27.4) 31 (3, 101) 4 stable stable trend -1.4 (-3.6, 0.7)
Appomattox County *** 14.5 (8.3, 24.1) 57 (5, 101) 3
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Brunswick County *** 13.3 (7.7, 22.3) 72 (6, 101) 3 falling falling trend -3.4 (-5.2, -1.7)
Floyd County *** 14.1 (8.0, 23.9) 60 (4, 101) 3
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Fredericksburg City *** 13.3 (7.7, 21.3) 75 (7, 101) 3
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Galax City *** 38.7 (21.7, 64.5) 1 (1, 84) 3
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Lunenburg County *** 17.9 (10.2, 30.1) 24 (1, 101) 3 stable stable trend -1.0 (-3.4, 1.5)
Powhatan County *** 9.4 (5.4, 15.5) 97 (28, 101) 3
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Richmond County *** 22.8 (13.2, 38.6) 12 (1, 100) 3
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Alleghany County and Clifton Forge City ***
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Essex County ***
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King William County ***
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Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 11/29/2021 7:35 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.

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