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Interpretation of Death Rates Data

Death Rate Report for Wisconsin by County

All Cancer Sites, 2015-2019

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, Ages 50+

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


Wisconsin


United States


Florence County


Iron County


Ashland County


Forest County


Juneau County


Adams County


Washburn County


Marinette County


Burnett County


Menominee County


Oneida County


Marquette County


Douglas County


Clark County


Sauk County


Milwaukee County


Lafayette County


Langlade County


Kenosha County


Green Lake County


Waupaca County


Waushara County


Sawyer County


Lincoln County


Polk County


Rusk County


Rock County


Columbia County


Wood County


St. Croix County


Manitowoc County


Grant County


Racine County


Barron County


Monroe County


Shawano County


Dodge County


Price County


Chippewa County


Jackson County


Walworth County


Vilas County


Green County


Dunn County


Crawford County


Richland County


Sheboygan County


Oconto County


Pierce County


Buffalo County


Winnebago County


Fond du Lac County


Trempealeau County


Jefferson County


Brown County


Vernon County


Bayfield County


Outagamie County


La Crosse County


Eau Claire County


Ozaukee County


Marathon County


Iowa County


Waukesha County


Taylor County


Door County


Dane County


Kewaunee County


Portage County


Washington County


Pepin County


Calumet County




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 06/28/2022 10:47 am.

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.


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.