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Incidence Rate Report for Georgia by County

Colon & Rectum, 2009-2013

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

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(95% Confidence Interval)
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Recent Trend
Recent 5-Year Trend in Incidence Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Georgia 3,9 41.7 (41.1, 42.3) 3,981 stable stable trend -1.2 (-3.3, 0.9)
US (SEER+NPCR) 1,10 40.6 (40.5, 40.7) 139,095 falling falling trend -3.0 (-3.7, -2.3)
Fulton County 7,8 39.7 (37.7, 41.7) 330 falling falling trend -3.2 (-4.4, -2.0)
DeKalb County 7,8 41.4 (39.1, 43.9) 256 falling falling trend -1.5 (-1.9, -1.1)
Gwinnett County 7,8 37.8 (35.5, 40.2) 236 falling falling trend -1.9 (-2.4, -1.3)
Cobb County 7,8 39.0 (36.7, 41.4) 236 falling falling trend -1.4 (-1.9, -1.0)
Chatham County 7,9 42.0 (38.6, 45.6) 117 stable stable trend 2.0 (-5.2, 9.8)
Muscogee County 7,9 48.1 (43.8, 52.8) 91 falling falling trend -4.8 (-7.7, -1.8)
Clayton County 7,8 44.6 (40.2, 49.2) 90 stable stable trend -0.3 (-1.2, 0.5)
Bibb County 7,9 47.8 (43.2, 52.8) 80 stable stable trend 3.8 (-9.3, 18.7)
Hall County 7,9 40.5 (36.4, 44.9) 72 stable stable trend -0.6 (-10.7, 10.6)
Henry County 7,9 42.0 (37.5, 46.9) 72 stable stable trend -1.6 (-13.1, 11.6)
Richmond County 7,9 34.5 (31.0, 38.4) 71 stable stable trend -0.0 (-14.6, 17.1)
Cherokee County 7,9 34.8 (31.1, 38.9) 69 stable stable trend -0.3 (-15.5, 17.7)
Houston County 7,9 48.5 (43.3, 54.2) 65 stable stable trend 0.9 (-10.2, 13.4)
Forsyth County 7,9 41.3 (36.7, 46.3) 64 stable stable trend -3.5 (-22.4, 19.9)
Carroll County 7,9 48.9 (43.0, 55.3) 53 falling falling trend -7.9 (-14.9, -0.2)
Douglas County 7,9 45.7 (40.0, 51.9) 53 falling falling trend -6.2 (-10.6, -1.7)
Bartow County 7,9 52.3 (45.9, 59.3) 52 stable stable trend -6.1 (-26.7, 20.4)
Paulding County 7,9 44.2 (38.5, 50.4) 51 stable stable trend -1.0 (-11.0, 10.1)
Coweta County 7,9 38.3 (33.5, 43.6) 48 stable stable trend -2.6 (-19.8, 18.3)
Floyd County 7,9 41.6 (36.4, 47.4) 46 stable stable trend 1.2 (-8.4, 11.9)
Dougherty County 7,9 47.1 (41.2, 53.8) 46 stable stable trend 3.4 (-11.3, 20.5)
Columbia County 7,9 35.8 (31.1, 41.1) 44 stable stable trend 5.3 (-12.3, 26.3)
Newton County 7,9 45.7 (39.6, 52.6) 42 stable stable trend -2.8 (-20.6, 18.9)
Glynn County 7,9 40.1 (34.6, 46.3) 39 stable stable trend -3.5 (-11.4, 5.1)
Fayette County 7,9 31.9 (27.4, 36.9) 39 stable stable trend -4.7 (-22.2, 16.9)
Lowndes County 7,9 40.8 (35.2, 47.1) 39 stable stable trend -2.2 (-20.3, 20.1)
Walton County 7,9 40.4 (34.6, 46.8) 36 stable stable trend -9.6 (-31.2, 19.0)
Spalding County 7,9 50.6 (43.3, 58.7) 36 stable stable trend -7.0 (-19.1, 6.8)
Clarke County 7,9 40.5 (34.6, 47.0) 35 stable stable trend -5.7 (-21.3, 13.0)
Whitfield County 7,9 34.0 (29.0, 39.6) 34 falling falling trend -7.2 (-13.2, -0.7)
Rockdale County 7,9 37.8 (32.1, 44.3) 33 stable stable trend 1.6 (-21.8, 32.1)
Troup County 7,9 45.7 (38.9, 53.4) 33 stable stable trend -5.1 (-18.5, 10.4)
Jackson County 7,9 48.5 (40.8, 57.4) 29 stable stable trend -0.3 (-32.4, 47.1)
Walker County 7,9 31.7 (26.5, 37.7) 27 stable stable trend 4.3 (-21.4, 38.5)
Habersham County 7,9 49.0 (40.6, 58.6) 25 stable stable trend -2.6 (-9.8, 5.3)
Gordon County 7,9 44.0 (36.4, 52.7) 25 stable stable trend -4.3 (-32.2, 35.3)
Effingham County 7,9 50.6 (41.5, 61.0) 24 stable stable trend 5.3 (-6.3, 18.3)
Laurens County 7,9 42.9 (35.5, 51.5) 24 stable stable trend 3.4 (-14.9, 25.5)
Polk County 7,9 50.8 (41.7, 61.3) 22 stable stable trend 3.9 (-14.6, 26.4)
Baldwin County 7,9 46.9 (38.4, 56.8) 22 stable stable trend -10.2 (-26.1, 9.0)
Barrow County 7,9 35.0 (28.6, 42.4) 22 stable stable trend 8.3 (-21.1, 48.6)
Thomas County 7,9 39.5 (32.3, 47.9) 22 stable stable trend -0.0 (-17.7, 21.4)
Catoosa County 7,9 29.7 (24.2, 36.0) 21 stable stable trend 0.7 (-33.6, 52.9)
Colquitt County 7,9 43.2 (35.1, 52.5) 20 stable stable trend 0.1 (-16.2, 19.6)
Liberty County 7,9 47.3 (37.7, 58.4) 20 stable stable trend 12.3 (-24.0, 65.9)
Madison County 7,9 59.5 (47.9, 73.2) 19 stable stable trend 5.5 (-3.6, 15.5)
Stephens County 7,9 56.4 (45.2, 69.7) 19 stable stable trend 10.3 (-3.7, 26.2)
Bulloch County 7,9 31.9 (25.5, 39.2) 18 stable stable trend -2.2 (-22.2, 23.0)
Camden County 7,9 42.5 (33.9, 52.6) 18 stable stable trend -6.9 (-19.4, 7.5)
Tift County 7,9 43.3 (34.8, 53.3) 18 stable stable trend -4.3 (-18.7, 12.7)
Meriwether County 7,9 65.8 (52.6, 81.6) 18 stable stable trend 8.6 (-8.0, 28.1)
Coffee County 7,9 41.5 (33.2, 51.3) 18 stable stable trend -8.3 (-22.9, 8.9)
Upson County 7,9 51.4 (41.0, 63.8) 18 stable stable trend 16.4 (-5.7, 43.7)
Ware County 7,9 37.2 (29.7, 46.2) 17 stable stable trend 2.2 (-7.2, 12.6)
Hart County 7,9 45.9 (36.4, 57.5) 17 stable stable trend 0.7 (-7.0, 9.0)
Grady County 7,9 56.3 (44.6, 70.2) 17 stable stable trend 8.1 (-11.6, 32.2)
Chattooga County 7,9 52.5 (41.6, 65.5) 16 stable stable trend 14.8 (-2.7, 35.4)
Haralson County 7,9 49.5 (39.2, 61.9) 16 stable stable trend 2.3 (-6.3, 11.7)
Peach County 7,9 59.0 (46.5, 73.8) 16 stable stable trend 3.8 (-21.0, 36.4)
Sumter County 7,9 45.6 (36.0, 57.0) 16 stable stable trend 7.0 (-22.1, 46.9)
Franklin County 7,9 56.6 (44.5, 71.1) 16 stable stable trend -5.8 (-35.6, 37.8)
Fannin County 7,9 40.3 (31.4, 51.4) 16 stable stable trend -1.5 (-21.0, 22.7)
Wayne County 7,9 47.1 (37.1, 59.0) 16 stable stable trend -19.4 (-49.5, 28.7)
Harris County 7,9 39.2 (30.5, 49.7) 15 stable stable trend -7.1 (-42.1, 48.9)
Mitchell County 7,9 57.7 (45.3, 72.5) 15 stable stable trend 15.4 (-13.9, 54.6)
White County 7,9 40.6 (31.7, 51.5) 15 stable stable trend 4.5 (-31.9, 60.1)
Murray County 7,9 36.3 (28.3, 46.0) 15 stable stable trend -11.9 (-31.7, 13.5)
Gilmer County 7,9 38.7 (30.0, 49.3) 15 stable stable trend -2.5 (-33.2, 42.3)
Decatur County 7,9 44.8 (35.0, 56.6) 15 stable stable trend 9.5 (-13.9, 39.2)
Pickens County 7,9 37.5 (29.1, 47.8) 15 stable stable trend 10.9 (-4.8, 29.3)
Union County 7,9 37.0 (28.4, 48.0) 15 rising rising trend 34.4 (4.3, 73.1)
Burke County 7,9 56.9 (44.2, 72.2) 14 stable stable trend -14.2 (-29.7, 4.6)
Tattnall County 7,9 56.1 (43.5, 71.2) 14 stable stable trend -5.6 (-35.3, 37.8)
Lee County 7,9 53.0 (40.4, 68.0) 14 stable stable trend 15.6 (-17.3, 61.4)
Bryan County 7,9 52.4 (40.1, 67.1) 13 stable stable trend -4.8 (-36.0, 41.7)
Crisp County 7,9 46.7 (36.0, 59.8) 13 falling falling trend -14.4 (-26.4, -0.6)
Elbert County 7,9 52.2 (40.3, 66.9) 13 stable stable trend -3.8 (-16.8, 11.3)
Lumpkin County 7,9 37.2 (28.5, 47.8) 13 stable stable trend 10.5 (-17.9, 48.9)
Emanuel County 7,9 50.3 (38.5, 64.6) 13 stable stable trend -2.4 (-16.4, 13.9)
Putnam County 7 44.9 (34.1, 58.3) 13
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Worth County 7,9 49.0 (37.4, 63.2) 13 stable stable trend 14.3 (-5.5, 38.1)
Monroe County 7,9 38.5 (29.3, 49.9) 12 stable stable trend -9.6 (-27.7, 12.9)
Morgan County 7 52.6 (39.9, 68.3) 12
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McDuffie County 7,9 45.5 (34.4, 59.3) 12 stable stable trend -2.4 (-30.6, 37.2)
Washington County 7 48.1 (36.4, 62.6) 12
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Banks County 7,9 57.9 (43.4, 75.8) 11 stable stable trend -6.6 (-38.2, 41.2)
Jefferson County 7 56.3 (42.4, 73.4) 11
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Screven County 7,9 64.8 (48.7, 84.9) 11 stable stable trend -2.1 (-25.9, 29.3)
Jones County 7,9 35.0 (26.2, 45.9) 11 falling falling trend -14.8 (-26.4, -1.2)
Rabun County 7,9 44.7 (33.3, 59.3) 11 stable stable trend -2.7 (-20.4, 18.8)
Oconee County 7,9 33.7 (25.1, 44.3) 11 stable stable trend 12.2 (-27.6, 73.7)
Dawson County 7,9 37.7 (27.7, 50.3) 11 stable stable trend -15.7 (-48.8, 38.7)
Dodge County 7,9 43.4 (32.3, 57.2) 10 stable stable trend -9.5 (-23.0, 6.3)
Toombs County 7,9 34.4 (25.6, 45.3) 10 stable stable trend -15.4 (-48.9, 39.9)
Greene County 7 39.2 (28.6, 53.2) 10
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Berrien County 7,9 43.8 (32.3, 58.2) 10 stable stable trend 5.4 (-6.0, 18.2)
Butts County 7,9 39.0 (28.7, 51.8) 10 stable stable trend -6.0 (-34.3, 34.5)
Lamar County 7,9 46.4 (34.0, 62.0) 10 stable stable trend -13.0 (-47.4, 43.7)
Oglethorpe County 7,9 50.2 (36.8, 67.3) 10 rising rising trend 19.9 (13.4, 26.8)
Macon County 7,9 54.6 (39.6, 73.7) 9 stable stable trend -3.2 (-17.5, 13.7)
Pike County 7,9 49.5 (35.9, 66.6) 9 stable stable trend -8.5 (-33.0, 24.8)
Appling County 7,9 43.0 (31.1, 58.0) 9 stable stable trend -4.9 (-23.9, 18.8)
Pierce County 7,9 40.5 (29.1, 54.9) 9 stable stable trend -3.7 (-39.2, 52.5)
Brantley County 7,9 42.2 (30.2, 57.5) 9 rising rising trend 12.9 (1.0, 26.2)
Brooks County 7,9 43.1 (31.0, 58.8) 9 stable stable trend 3.2 (-29.9, 51.7)
Jeff Davis County 7,9 46.6 (33.2, 63.8) 8 stable stable trend 0.8 (-38.2, 64.4)
Heard County 7,9 59.9 (42.4, 82.6) 8 stable stable trend -5.1 (-28.6, 26.1)
Cook County 7,9 44.6 (31.6, 61.2) 8 stable stable trend 4.0 (-26.5, 47.0)
Evans County 7,9 64.4 (45.7, 88.5) 8 stable stable trend 15.1 (-12.9, 52.1)
Terrell County 7,9 70.3 (49.5, 97.3) 8 stable stable trend -1.4 (-19.7, 21.2)
Wilkes County 7,9 53.4 (37.2, 74.9) 8 stable stable trend -12.4 (-51.8, 59.2)
Ben Hill County 7,9 35.6 (24.9, 49.5) 7 stable stable trend 15.4 (-10.7, 49.2)
Turner County 7,9 77.1 (53.6, 107.5) 7 stable stable trend 9.4 (-1.7, 21.7)
Towns County 7,9 34.2 (22.8, 51.1) 7 stable stable trend 0.0 (-37.3, 59.7)
Jasper County 7 41.2 (28.0, 58.7) 7
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McIntosh County 7,9 30.8 (20.8, 44.6) 7 stable stable trend 16.1 (-15.8, 60.1)
Telfair County 7,9 32.4 (22.2, 46.0) 7 falling falling trend -14.2 (-25.5, -1.1)
Early County 7,9 45.4 (30.6, 65.3) 6 stable stable trend 9.0 (-10.0, 31.9)
Hancock County 7 53.2 (35.7, 77.1) 6
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Pulaski County 7,9 42.8 (28.7, 61.8) 6 stable stable trend 9.4 (-21.9, 53.3)
Wilcox County 7,9 55.5 (37.5, 79.7) 6 stable stable trend -0.8 (-18.2, 20.2)
Taylor County 7,9 53.0 (35.5, 76.9) 6 stable stable trend -9.7 (-32.7, 21.2)
Wilkinson County 7,9 46.4 (31.1, 67.2) 6 stable stable trend 15.2 (-27.7, 83.7)
Dade County 7,9 30.6 (20.3, 44.5) 6 stable stable trend 1.4 (-27.1, 40.9)
Jenkins County 7,9 52.3 (34.6, 76.5) 6 stable stable trend 5.4 (-33.8, 67.8)
Lincoln County 7,9 49.5 (32.2, 74.1) 5 stable stable trend -9.7 (-37.8, 31.1)
Talbot County 7,9 55.5 (35.7, 83.7) 5 stable stable trend 10.2 (-19.8, 51.4)
Twiggs County 7,9 44.5 (28.5, 67.1) 5 stable stable trend -2.8 (-33.6, 42.2)
Charlton County 7,9 40.2 (26.0, 59.5) 5 stable stable trend 15.8 (-28.9, 88.5)
Bleckley County 7,9 32.0 (20.6, 47.7) 5 stable stable trend 3.6 (-31.4, 56.7)
Crawford County 7,9 28.0 (18.0, 42.5) 5 stable stable trend 15.7 (-36.3, 109.9)
Irwin County 7,9 43.9 (28.3, 65.5) 5 stable stable trend -19.4 (-55.0, 44.5)
Seminole County 7,9 40.4 (25.7, 61.4) 5 stable stable trend -5.1 (-44.9, 63.5)
Dooly County 7,9 25.9 (16.3, 39.4) 5 stable stable trend 6.2 (-45.6, 107.2)
Clinch County 7,9 64.8 (39.9, 99.2) 5 stable stable trend 33.0 (-14.2, 106.0)
Long County 7,9 43.5 (27.1, 65.7) 5 stable stable trend -9.2 (-43.5, 46.0)
Stewart County 7,9 65.3 (40.7, 100.4) 4 stable stable trend 6.3 (-55.2, 152.1)
Marion County 7,9 34.0 (20.7, 53.7) 4 stable stable trend 18.8 (-26.2, 91.2)
Montgomery County 7,9 38.7 (23.8, 60.2) 4 stable stable trend 18.5 (-33.2, 110.0)
Bacon County 7,9 33.0 (19.9, 51.6) 4 stable stable trend -4.1 (-48.9, 79.9)
Lanier County 7,9 38.5 (23.3, 60.0) 4
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Randolph County 7,9 38.6 (23.3, 61.4) 4 falling falling trend -18.1 (-28.3, -6.4)
Candler County 7,9 30.8 (18.4, 48.7) 4 stable stable trend 6.3 (-37.9, 81.9)
Treutlen County 7,9 44.6 (25.7, 72.5) 3
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Atkinson County 7,9 37.3 (20.7, 62.0) 3
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Calhoun County 7,9 46.3 (26.0, 76.3) 3
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Baker County 7,9
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3 or fewer
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Chattahoochee County 7,9
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3 or fewer
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Clay County 7,9
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3 or fewer
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Echols County 7,9
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3 or fewer
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Glascock County 7
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3 or fewer
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Johnson County 7,9
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3 or fewer
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Miller County 7,9
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3 or fewer
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Quitman County 7,9
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3 or fewer
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Schley County 7,9
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3 or fewer
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Taliaferro County 7
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3 or fewer
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Warren County 7
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3 or fewer
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Webster County 7,9
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3 or fewer
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Wheeler County 7,9
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3 or fewer
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Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/23/2016 5:14 pm.
Data for the United States does not include data from Nevada
State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.
† 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 1969-2014 US Population Data File is used for SEER and NPCR incidence rates.
‡ Incidence data come from different sources. Due to different years of data availability, most of the trends are AAPCs based on APCs but some are APCs calculated in SEER*Stat. Please refer to the source for each area for additional information.
* 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).

1 Source: CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) November 2015 data submission and SEER November 2015 submission as published in United States Cancer Statistics.
3 Source: SEER November 2015 submission. State Cancer Registry also receives funding from CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries.
7 Source: SEER November 2015 submission.
8 Source: Incidence data provided by the SEER Program. AAPCs are calculated by the Joinpoint Regression Program and are based on APCs. Data 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. Population counts for denominators are based on Census populations as modifed by NCI. The 1969-2014 US Population Data File is used with SEER November 2015 data.
9 Source: Incidence data provided by the SEER Program. EAPCs calculated by the National Cancer Institute using SEER*Stat. Rates 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. Population counts for denominators are based on Census populations as modifed by NCI. 1969-2014 US Population Data File is used with SEER November 2015 data.
10 Source: Incidence data provided by the National Program of Cancer Registries (NPCR). EAPCs calculated by the National Cancer Institute using SEER*Stat. Rates 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. Population counts for denominators are based on Census populations as modified by NCI. The 1969-2014 US Population Data File is used with NPCR November 2015 data.

Please note that the data comes from different sources. Due to different years of data availablility, most of the trends are AAPCs based on APCs but some are APCs calculated in SEER*Stat. Please refer to the source for each graph for additional information.

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.


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