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Incidence Rate Report for by County

Melanoma of the Skin, 2009-2013

All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, All Ages

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Age-Adjusted Incidence Rate
cases per 100,000
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Average Annual Count
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Recent Trend
Recent 5-Year Trend in Incidence Rates
(95% Confidence Interval)
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North Carolina 6,10 17.9 (17.4, 18.5) 986 stable stable trend -1.9 (-7.7, 4.2)
US (SEER+NPCR) 1,10 16.2 (16.1, 16.3) 28,423 stable stable trend 0.1 (-1.0, 1.2)
Haywood County 6,10 29.8 (22.5, 39.0) 13 stable stable trend 24.4 (-7.6, 67.3)
Chatham County 6,10 29.1 (22.2, 37.7) 13 stable stable trend -10.7 (-23.8, 4.5)
Moore County 6,10 28.9 (23.0, 36.1) 19 stable stable trend 20.7 (-8.5, 59.2)
Watauga County 6,10 28.4 (19.6, 40.1) 7 stable stable trend -12.0 (-51.9, 61.3)
Surry County 6,10 28.4 (21.6, 36.7) 13 stable stable trend -0.8 (-22.9, 27.6)
Alamance County 6,10 27.2 (22.5, 32.5) 26 stable stable trend 5.3 (-14.7, 29.8)
McDowell County 6,10 26.0 (17.9, 36.7) 7 stable stable trend -5.1 (-60.7, 129.4)
Davie County 6,10 25.5 (17.2, 36.6) 7 stable stable trend -7.7 (-49.4, 68.0)
Person County 6,10 25.4 (16.5, 37.4) 6 stable stable trend 16.3 (-34.7, 107.1)
Carteret County 6,10 25.0 (18.6, 33.2) 12 stable stable trend 22.0 (-0.1, 48.9)
Caldwell County 6,10 24.3 (18.1, 31.9) 11 stable stable trend 8.1 (-21.3, 48.5)
Cherokee County 6,10 23.9 (14.3, 38.1) 5 stable stable trend 9.6 (-20.5, 51.2)
Ashe County 6,10 23.8 (13.6, 38.7) 4 stable stable trend 9.7 (-43.2, 112.0)
Union County 6,10 23.5 (19.4, 28.3) 24 stable stable trend -4.0 (-23.8, 20.9)
Henderson County 6,10 23.4 (18.4, 29.5) 18 stable stable trend -11.2 (-33.4, 18.4)
Forsyth County 6,10 23.3 (20.4, 26.5) 48 stable stable trend -11.3 (-24.5, 4.1)
Randolph County 6,10 22.9 (18.4, 28.2) 19 stable stable trend 3.7 (-22.0, 37.7)
Davidson County 6,10 22.9 (18.7, 27.7) 22 stable stable trend -9.9 (-24.6, 7.6)
Transylvania County 6,10 22.9 (14.5, 34.8) 6 stable stable trend 3.5 (-31.4, 56.0)
Lee County 6,10 22.0 (15.2, 30.9) 7 stable stable trend -9.9 (-37.1, 29.0)
Yadkin County 6,10 21.3 (13.5, 32.2) 5 stable stable trend -19.5 (-48.9, 26.8)
Buncombe County 6,10 21.3 (18.0, 25.1) 31 falling falling trend -16.4 (-29.2, -1.3)
Lincoln County 6,10 20.8 (15.1, 28.0) 9 stable stable trend 1.1 (-27.9, 41.8)
Guilford County 6,10 20.5 (18.2, 23.1) 58 stable stable trend 0.6 (-8.7, 11.0)
Burke County 6,10 20.0 (14.9, 26.4) 11 stable stable trend -15.7 (-38.9, 16.3)
Stanly County 6,10 19.9 (13.8, 27.8) 7 falling falling trend -27.4 (-43.7, -6.2)
Wilkes County 6,10 19.7 (13.9, 27.2) 8 stable stable trend 18.8 (-11.7, 59.8)
Beaufort County 6,10 19.6 (13.0, 28.6) 6 stable stable trend -6.4 (-30.7, 26.5)
Orange County 6,10 19.5 (15.0, 25.0) 14 stable stable trend 3.9 (-24.5, 42.9)
Jackson County 6,10 19.5 (11.9, 30.4) 5 stable stable trend -3.8 (-32.8, 37.7)
Wake County 6,10 19.0 (17.2, 20.8) 89 stable stable trend 7.0 (-10.5, 28.1)
Stokes County 6,10 19.0 (12.7, 27.6) 6 stable stable trend -14.2 (-48.4, 42.7)
Catawba County 6,10 18.9 (15.0, 23.4) 18 stable stable trend -5.4 (-26.6, 22.0)
Rockingham County 6,10 18.3 (13.7, 24.1) 11 stable stable trend 1.9 (-32.3, 53.3)
Richmond County 6,10 18.2 (11.2, 27.8) 4 stable stable trend 52.2 (-17.6, 180.9)
Cabarrus County 6,10 18.1 (14.5, 22.3) 18 falling falling trend -18.7 (-23.6, -13.5)
Johnston County 6,10 17.8 (14.1, 22.2) 16 stable stable trend 13.8 (-7.1, 39.4)
Rutherford County 6,10 17.4 (12.0, 24.4) 7 stable stable trend -14.6 (-42.2, 26.2)
Bladen County 6,10 17.3 (10.1, 27.9) 4 stable stable trend 25.5 (-53.0, 235.3)
Cleveland County 6,10 17.3 (12.8, 23.0) 10 stable stable trend 0.2 (-34.6, 53.4)
Iredell County 6,10 17.1 (13.4, 21.5) 15 stable stable trend -11.9 (-30.5, 11.6)
Pasquotank County 6,10 16.9 (10.1, 26.6) 4 stable stable trend -3.4 (-56.9, 116.6)
Rowan County 6,10 16.7 (12.9, 21.3) 14 stable stable trend 3.2 (-17.9, 29.8)
Wayne County 6,10 16.7 (12.6, 21.7) 12 stable stable trend 0.4 (-31.3, 46.7)
Gaston County 6,10 16.7 (13.5, 20.3) 20 stable stable trend 0.5 (-21.5, 28.6)
Nash County 6,10 16.6 (12.0, 22.5) 9 stable stable trend 2.3 (-15.1, 23.2)
Craven County 6,10 16.2 (12.0, 21.5) 10 stable stable trend 7.3 (-6.5, 23.1)
Durham County 6,10 16.2 (13.2, 19.6) 22 stable stable trend -7.7 (-17.5, 3.4)
Granville County 6,10 15.8 (10.1, 23.7) 5 stable stable trend -14.5 (-27.1, 0.3)
Mecklenburg County 6,10 15.0 (13.4, 16.6) 73 falling falling trend -10.9 (-19.7, -1.0)
Lenoir County 6,10 14.7 (9.9, 21.2) 6 stable stable trend 2.3 (-32.9, 55.9)
Macon County 6,10 14.7 (7.4, 26.0) 3
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Harnett County 6,10 14.4 (10.4, 19.5) 9 stable stable trend -8.9 (-45.5, 52.2)
Franklin County 6,10 14.3 (9.0, 21.7) 5 stable stable trend -1.2 (-35.8, 52.0)
Alexander County 6,10 14.1 (8.0, 23.3) 3
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Pender County 6,10 13.1 (7.9, 20.6) 4 stable stable trend 21.7 (-10.3, 65.1)
Sampson County 6,10 13.1 (8.3, 19.7) 5 stable stable trend 2.9 (-35.3, 63.9)
New Hanover County 6,10 12.8 (10.1, 16.1) 16 stable stable trend 21.4 (-5.9, 56.5)
Pitt County 6,10 12.5 (9.4, 16.4) 11 stable stable trend -11.6 (-37.3, 24.5)
Onslow County 6,10 12.3 (8.9, 16.6) 9 stable stable trend 25.6 (-6.0, 67.7)
Brunswick County 6,10 12.3 (8.8, 16.8) 10 stable stable trend 12.3 (-14.0, 46.7)
Duplin County 6,10 11.9 (7.4, 18.4) 4 stable stable trend -7.4 (-42.0, 47.9)
Edgecombe County 6,10 11.9 (7.2, 18.6) 4 stable stable trend 12.1 (-50.3, 152.9)
Cumberland County 6,10 11.2 (9.0, 13.8) 18 stable stable trend -5.8 (-14.3, 3.7)
Wilson County 6,10 11.1 (7.1, 16.5) 5 stable stable trend -15.1 (-39.1, 18.4)
Columbus County 6,10 7.7 (4.3, 12.9) 3
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Robeson County 6,10 4.8 (2.8, 7.7) 3
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Alleghany County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Anson County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Avery County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Bertie County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Camden County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Caswell County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Chowan County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Clay County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Currituck County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Dare County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Gates County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Graham County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Greene County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Halifax County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Hertford County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Hoke County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Hyde County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Jones County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Madison County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Martin County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Mitchell County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Montgomery County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Northampton County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Pamlico County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Perquimans County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Polk County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Scotland County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Swain County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Tyrrell County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Vance County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Warren County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Washington County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Yancey County 6,10
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3 or fewer
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Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 09/28/2016 1:26 am.
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.
6 Source: State Cancer Registry and the CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) November 2015 data submission.
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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