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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Virginia by County

Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma, 2015-2019

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, All Ages

Sorted by Name

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


Virginia


United States


Accomack County


Albemarle County


Alexandria City


Amherst County


Arlington County


Augusta County


Bedford City and County


Botetourt County


Campbell County


Charlottesville City


Chesapeake City


Chesterfield County


Fairfax County


Fauquier County


Franklin County


Frederick County


Gloucester County


Hampton City


Hanover County


Harrisonburg City


Henrico County


Henry County


James City County


Loudoun County


Lynchburg City


Montgomery County


Newport News City


Norfolk City


Orange County


Pittsylvania County


Portsmouth City


Prince George County


Prince William County


Richmond City


Roanoke City


Roanoke County


Rockingham County


Scott County


Shenandoah County


Smyth County


Spotsylvania County


Stafford County


Suffolk City


Tazewell County


Virginia Beach City


Washington County


Wythe County


Alleghany County and Clifton Forge City Amelia County Appomattox County Bath County Bland County Bristol City Brunswick County Buchanan County Buckingham County Buena Vista City Caroline County Carroll County Charles City County Charlotte County Clarke County Colonial Heights City Covington City Craig County Culpeper County Cumberland County Danville City Dickenson County Dinwiddie County Emporia City Essex County Fairfax City Falls Church City Floyd County Fluvanna County Franklin City Fredericksburg City Galax City Giles County Goochland County Grayson County Greene County Greensville County Halifax County with South Boston City Highland County Hopewell City Isle of Wight County King George County King William County King and Queen County Lancaster County Lee County Lexington City Louisa County Lunenburg County Madison County Manassas City Manassas Park City Martinsville City Mathews County Mecklenburg County Middlesex County Nelson County New Kent County Northampton County Northumberland County Norton City Nottoway County Page County Patrick County Petersburg City Poquoson City Powhatan County Prince Edward County Pulaski County Radford City Rappahannock County Richmond County Rockbridge County Russell County Salem City Southampton County Staunton City Surry County Sussex County Warren County Waynesboro City Westmoreland County Williamsburg City Winchester City Wise County York County

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/19/2021 8:03 pm.

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:
Alleghany and Clifton Forge, Amelia, Appomattox, Bath, Bland, Bristol, Brunswick, Buchanan, Buckingham, Buena Vista, Caroline, Carroll, Charles City, Charlotte, Clarke, Colonial Heights, Covington, Craig, Culpeper, Cumberland, Danville, Dickenson, Dinwiddie, Emporia, Essex, Fairfax City, Falls Church, Floyd, Fluvanna, Franklin City, Fredericksburg, Galax, Giles, Goochland, Grayson, Greene, Greensville, Halifax with South Boston, Highland, Hopewell, Isle of Wight, King George, King William, King and Queen, Lancaster, Lee, Lexington, Louisa, Lunenburg, Madison, Manassas City, Manassas Park City, Martinsville, Mathews, Mecklenburg, Middlesex, Nelson, New Kent, Northampton, Northumberland, Norton, Nottoway, Page, Patrick, Petersburg, Poquoson City, Powhatan, Prince Edward, Pulaski, Radford, Rappahannock, Richmond, Rockbridge, Russell, Salem, Southampton, Staunton, Surry, Sussex, Warren, Waynesboro, Westmoreland, Williamsburg, Winchester, Wise, York

† 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.