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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, Ages <50

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


Crawford County7


Johnson County7


Whiteside County7


Wayne County7


Lawrence County7


Henderson County7


Clay County7


Edwards County7


Wabash County7


Hamilton County7


Coles County7


Fayette County7


Stephenson County7


Lee County7


Cook County7


Champaign County7


Kane County7


Randolph County7


Jackson County7


McLean County7


Moultrie County7


Monroe County7


Vermilion County7


Madison County7


Jersey County7


Iroquois County7


Saline County7


Rock Island County7


Jefferson County7


Lake County7


La Salle County7


Bond County7


Clark County7


Montgomery County7


Winnebago County7


Union County7


Woodford County7


Carroll County7


DuPage County7


Mason County7


Edgar County7


St. Clair County7


Henry County7


Peoria County7


DeKalb County7


Ogle County7


McHenry County7


McDonough County7


Will County7


Livingston County7


Boone County7


Knox County7


Kendall County7


Massac County7


Macoupin County7


Jo Daviess County7


Williamson County7


White County7


Clinton County7


Logan County7


De Witt County7


Fulton County7


Franklin County7


Piatt County7


Effingham County7


Mercer County7


Cumberland County7


Greene County7


Pike County7


Christian County7


Kankakee County7


Tazewell County7


Macon County7


Adams County7


Richland County7


Morgan County7


Douglas County7


Cass County7


Grundy County7


Jasper County7


Bureau County7


Washington County7


Shelby County7


Sangamon County7


Hancock County7


Schuyler County7


Ford County7


Marion County7


Marshall County7


Perry County7


Menard County7


Scott County7


Warren County7


Pope County7


Gallatin County7


Alexander County7 Brown County7 Calhoun County7 Hardin County7 Pulaski County7 Putnam County7 Stark County7

Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 12/09/2022 8:22 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.
Alexander, Brown, Calhoun, Hardin, Pulaski, Putnam, Stark

† 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.