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Interpretation of Incidence Rates Data

Incidence Rate Report for Arkansas by County

Liver & Bile Duct (All Stages^), 2015-2019

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

Sorted by Name

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



Arkansas County6

Ashley County6

Baxter County6

Benton County6

Boone County6

Cleburne County6

Conway County6

Craighead County6

Crawford County6

Crittenden County6

Faulkner County6

Garland County6

Greene County6

Hot Spring County6

Independence County6

Jefferson County6

Johnson County6

Lonoke County6

Marion County6

Miller County6

Mississippi County6

Ouachita County6

Poinsett County6

Polk County6

Pope County6

Pulaski County6

Saline County6

Sebastian County6

Union County6

Washington County6

White County6

Bradley County6 Calhoun County6 Carroll County6 Chicot County6 Clark County6 Clay County6 Cleveland County6 Columbia County6 Cross County6 Dallas County6 Desha County6 Drew County6 Franklin County6 Fulton County6 Grant County6 Hempstead County6 Howard County6 Izard County6 Jackson County6 Lafayette County6 Lawrence County6 Lee County6 Lincoln County6 Little River County6 Logan County6 Madison County6 Monroe County6 Montgomery County6 Nevada County6 Newton County6 Perry County6 Phillips County6 Pike County6 Prairie County6 Randolph County6 Scott County6 Searcy County6 Sevier County6 Sharp County6 St. Francis County6 Stone County6 Van Buren County6 Woodruff County6 Yell County6

Created by on 06/07/2023 5:58 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.
Bradley, Calhoun, Carroll, Chicot, Clark, Clay, Cleveland, Columbia, Cross, Dallas, Desha, Drew, Franklin, Fulton, Grant, Hempstead, Howard, Izard, Jackson, Lafayette, Lawrence, Lee, Lincoln, Little River, Logan, Madison, Monroe, Montgomery, Nevada, Newton, Perry, Phillips, Pike, Prairie, Randolph, Scott, Searcy, Sevier, Sharp, St. Francis, Stone, Van Buren, Woodruff, Yell

† 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 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).

Source: SEER and NPCR data. For more specific information please see the table.

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