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Interpretation of Incidence Rates Data

Incidence Rate Report for Illinois by County

Lung & Bronchus (Late Stage^), 2014-2018

All Races (includes Hispanic), Both Sexes, 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.

Percent of Cases with Late Stage - This is the number of late stages cases compared to the number of cases for all stages.

Other Notes

Line by Line Interpretation of the Report



Hardin County6

Logan County6

Pulaski County6

Cass County6

Schuyler County6

Gallatin County6

Clay County6

Christian County6

Macoupin County6

Mercer County6

Mason County6

White County6

Livingston County6

Greene County6

Pike County6

Brown County6

Vermilion County6

Montgomery County6

De Witt County6

Macon County6

Putnam County6

Franklin County6

Massac County6

Morgan County6

Kankakee County6

Crawford County6

Iroquois County6

Union County6

Peoria County6

Lawrence County6

Marion County6

Johnson County6

Shelby County6

La Salle County6

Bureau County6

Clark County6

Hamilton County6

Sangamon County6

Perry County6

Marshall County6

Jersey County6

Williamson County6

Madison County6

Tazewell County6

Richland County6

Moultrie County6

McDonough County6

Knox County6

Grundy County6

Fulton County6

Lee County6

St. Clair County6

Adams County6

Edgar County6

Pope County6

Rock Island County6

Menard County6

Alexander County6

Fayette County6

Hancock County6

Saline County6

Jackson County6

Henderson County6

Jefferson County6

Jasper County6

Winnebago County6

Stark County6

Coles County6

DeKalb County6

Clinton County6

Ogle County6

Boone County6

Piatt County6

Ford County6

Randolph County6

Whiteside County6

Henry County6

Wabash County6

Douglas County6

Will County6

Edwards County6

Scott County6

McLean County6

Kendall County6

Effingham County6

McHenry County6

Warren County6

Woodford County6

Washington County6

Wayne County6

Cumberland County6

Cook County6

Stephenson County6

Carroll County6

Jo Daviess County6

Bond County6

Lake County6

Kane County6

DuPage County6

Champaign County6

Monroe County6

Calhoun County6

Created by on 09/27/2022 4:01 am.

State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.
Rising when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change is above 0.
Stable when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change includes 0.
Falling when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change is below 0.

⋔ 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.

† 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 1969-2018 US Population Data File is used for SEER and NPCR incidence rates.

Rates are computed using cancers classified as malignant based on ICD-O-3. For more information see malignant.html.

^ Late Stage is defined as cases determined to be regional or distant. Due to changes in stage coding, Combined Summary Stage (2004+) is used for data from Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) databases and Merged Summary Stage is used for data from National Program of Cancer Registries databases. Due to the increased complexity with staging, other staging variables maybe used if necessary.
*** No Healthy People 2020 Objective for this cancer.
Healthy People 2020 Objectives provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

* 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: National Program of Cancer Registries and Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results SEER*Stat Database (2001-2018) - United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Cancer Institute. Based on the 2020 submission.
6 Source: National Program of Cancer Registries SEER*Stat Database (2001-2018) - United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (based on the 2020 submission).

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.