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Interpretation of Incidence Rates Data

Incidence Rate Report for Kentucky by County

All Cancer Sites (All Stages^), 2016-2020

All Races (includes Hispanic), Male, All Ages

Sorted by Name

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



Woodford County7

Wolfe County7

Whitley County7

Webster County7

Wayne County7

Washington County7

Warren County7

Union County7

Trimble County7

Trigg County7

Todd County7

Taylor County7

Spencer County7

Simpson County7

Shelby County7

Scott County7

Russell County7

Rowan County7

Rockcastle County7

Robertson County7

Pulaski County7

Powell County7

Pike County7

Perry County7

Pendleton County7

Owsley County7

Owen County7

Oldham County7

Ohio County7

Nicholas County7

Nelson County7

Muhlenberg County7

Morgan County7

Montgomery County7

Monroe County7

Metcalfe County7

Mercer County7

Menifee County7

Meade County7

McLean County7

McCreary County7

McCracken County7

Mason County7

Martin County7

Marshall County7

Marion County7

Magoffin County7

Madison County7

Lyon County7

Logan County7

Livingston County7

Lincoln County7

Lewis County7

Letcher County7

Leslie County7

Lee County7

Lawrence County7

Laurel County7

Larue County7

Knox County7

Knott County7

Kenton County7

Johnson County7

Jessamine County7

Jefferson County7

Jackson County7

Hopkins County7

Hickman County7

Henry County7

Henderson County7

Hart County7

Harrison County7

Harlan County7

Hardin County7

Hancock County7

Greenup County7

Green County7

Grayson County7

Graves County7

Grant County7

Garrard County7

Gallatin County7

Fulton County7

Franklin County7

Floyd County7

Fleming County7

Fayette County7

Estill County7

Elliott County7

Edmonson County7

Daviess County7

Cumberland County7

Crittenden County7

Clinton County7

Clay County7

Clark County7

Christian County7

Casey County7

Carter County7

Carroll County7

Carlisle County7

Campbell County7

Calloway County7

Caldwell County7

Butler County7

Bullitt County7

Breckinridge County7

Breathitt County7

Bracken County7

Boyle County7

Boyd County7

Bourbon County7

Boone County7

Bell County7

Bath County7

Barren County7

Ballard County7

Anderson County7

Allen County7

Adair County7

Created by on 07/22/2024 10:44 pm.

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 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.

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.