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Interpretation of Incidence Rates Data

Incidence Rate Report for California by County

Childhood (Ages <20, All Sites) (All Stages^), 2016-2020

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes

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



Madera County7

Tehama County7

Placer County7

Imperial County7

Butte County7

Humboldt County7

Orange County7

Santa Barbara County7

Santa Cruz County7

Kings County7

Yuba County7

Shasta County7

Fresno County7

Ventura County7

Tulare County7

Sacramento County7

San Diego County7

Monterey County7

Contra Costa County7

Merced County7

Napa County7

San Benito County7

Solano County7

Marin County7

San Francisco County7

San Mateo County7

Alameda County7

Los Angeles County7

Santa Clara County7

Sonoma County7

San Joaquin County7

Kern County7

Riverside County7

San Bernardino County7

Sutter County7

Yolo County7

Stanislaus County7

El Dorado County7

San Luis Obispo County7

Mendocino County7

Alpine County7 Amador County7 Calaveras County7 Colusa County7 Del Norte County7 Glenn County7 Inyo County7 Lake County7 Lassen County7 Mariposa County7 Modoc County7 Mono County7 Nevada County7 Plumas County7 Sierra County7 Siskiyou County7 Trinity County7 Tuolumne County7

Created by on 07/20/2024 5:30 pm.

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.
Alpine, Amador, Calaveras, Colusa, Del Norte, Glenn, Inyo, Lake, Lassen, Mariposa, Modoc, Mono, Nevada, Plumas, Sierra, Siskiyou, Trinity, Tuolumne

† 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.
⋔ 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).

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