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Interpretation of Incidence Rates Data

Incidence Rate Report by State

All Cancer Sites (All Stages^), 2016-2020

All Races (includes Hispanic), Male, All Ages

Sorted by Rate

Explanation of Column Headers

Objective - The objective of *** is from the Healthy People 2020 project done by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Incidence Rate (95% Confidence Interval) - The incidence rate is based upon 100,000 people and is an annual rate (or average annual rate) based on the time period indicated. Rates are age-adjusted by 5-year age groups to the 2000 U.S. standard million population.

Recent Trends - This is an interpretation of the AAPC/APC:

AAPC/APC (95% Confidence Interval) - the change in rate over time


Other Notes


Line by Line Interpretation of the Report


US (SEER+NPCR)1


Kentucky7


Louisiana7


Mississippi6


Iowa7


New Jersey7


Georgia7


Arkansas6


New York7


Tennessee6


North Carolina6


West Virginia6


New Hampshire6


Minnesota6


Wisconsin6


Maine6


Ohio6


Pennsylvania6


Delaware6


Alabama6


Nebraska6


Illinois7


Rhode Island6


South Dakota6


Montana6


Connecticut7


Kansas6


Maryland6


North Dakota6


Florida6


Idaho7


Oklahoma6


Massachusetts7


Vermont6


Missouri6


Michigan6


South Carolina6


Washington5


Texas7


Alaska6


Utah7


Hawaii7


Virginia6


District of Columbia6


Oregon6


Wyoming6


California7


Colorado6


Arizona6


Puerto Rico6


New Mexico7


Indiana6 Nevada6

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 02/23/2024 11:35 am.

State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.

Data cannot be shown for the following areas. For more information on what areas are suppressed or not available, please refer to the table.
Indiana, Nevada

† Incidence rates (cases per 100,000 population per year) are age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population (19 age groups: <1, 1-4, 5-9, ... , 80-84, 85+). Rates are for invasive cancer only (except for bladder cancer which is invasive and in situ) or unless otherwise specified. Rates calculated using SEER*Stat. Population counts for denominators are based on Census populations as modified by NCI. The US Population Data File is used for SEER and NPCR incidence rates.
Rates and trends are computed using different standards for malignancy. For more information see malignant.html.

^ All Stages refers to any stage in the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) summary stage.
Data not available for this combination of data selections.

Source: SEER and NPCR data. For more specific information please see the table.
Data not available for this combination of geography, cancer site, age, and race/ethnicity.

Data for the United States does not include data from Nevada.
Data for the United States does not include Puerto Rico.