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Interpretation of Incidence Rates Data

Incidence Rate Report for Illinois by County

All Cancer Sites (All Stages^), 2015-2019

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

Sorted by CI*Rank

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


Illinois7


US (SEER+NPCR)1


Hardin County7


Putnam County7


Henderson County7


Edwards County7


Stephenson County7


McLean County7


Kane County7


Rock Island County7


Monroe County7


Massac County7


Johnson County7


Edgar County7


Jo Daviess County7


Coles County7


Boone County7


Champaign County7


Carroll County7


Winnebago County7


Cook County7


Whiteside County7


Wayne County7


Gallatin County7


Pope County7


Calhoun County7


Moultrie County7


Hamilton County7


DuPage County7


Cumberland County7


Fayette County7


Jackson County7


McDonough County7


Lake County7


McHenry County7


Wabash County7


Henry County7


Lawrence County7


Clark County7


Hancock County7


St. Clair County7


Bond County7


Lee County7


Alexander County7


Randolph County7


Ogle County7


White County7


Woodford County7


Piatt County7


Knox County7


Crawford County7


Jersey County7


Richland County7


Stark County7


Madison County7


Will County7


Kendall County7


Clinton County7


Warren County7


Douglas County7


Adams County7


Union County7


De Witt County7


La Salle County7


Perry County7


Peoria County7


Williamson County7


Brown County7


Montgomery County7


Washington County7


Jasper County7


Saline County7


Iroquois County7


Jefferson County7


Mercer County7


Tazewell County7


Mason County7


Vermilion County7


Effingham County7


Schuyler County7


DeKalb County7


Kankakee County7


Fulton County7


Ford County7


Bureau County7


Livingston County7


Franklin County7


Pulaski County7


Shelby County7


Marshall County7


Grundy County7


Cass County7


Macoupin County7


Clay County7


Menard County7


Macon County7


Sangamon County7


Pike County7


Morgan County7


Christian County7


Logan County7


Marion County7


Greene County7


Scott County7




Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 12/06/2022 3:27 am.

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

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.