Return to Home Incidence > Table > Interpret

Interpretation of Incidence Rates Data

Incidence Rate Report for Ohio by County

Lung & Bronchus (Late Stage^), 2016-2020

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

Sorted by Count

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



Cuyahoga County6

Franklin County6

Hamilton County6

Montgomery County6

Summit County6

Lucas County6

Stark County6

Butler County6

Lorain County6

Lake County6

Trumbull County6

Mahoning County6

Clermont County6

Licking County6

Clark County6

Warren County6

Medina County6

Portage County6

Richland County6

Greene County6

Ashtabula County6

Columbiana County6

Fairfield County6

Delaware County6

Miami County6

Ross County6

Muskingum County6

Wayne County6

Allen County6

Scioto County6

Tuscarawas County6

Lawrence County6

Jefferson County6

Erie County6

Wood County6

Geauga County6

Belmont County6

Marion County6

Washington County6

Pickaway County6

Hancock County6

Knox County6

Brown County6

Guernsey County6

Preble County6

Sandusky County6

Seneca County6

Ashland County6

Huron County6

Jackson County6

Highland County6

Ottawa County6

Clinton County6

Athens County6

Madison County6

Gallia County6

Crawford County6

Logan County6

Perry County6

Darke County6

Adams County6

Auglaize County6

Coshocton County6

Champaign County6

Pike County6

Morrow County6

Defiance County6

Fulton County6

Union County6

Carroll County6

Hocking County6

Fayette County6

Williams County6

Shelby County6

Meigs County6

Hardin County6

Mercer County6

Henry County6

Morgan County6

Putnam County6

Van Wert County6

Wyandot County6

Holmes County6

Harrison County6

Paulding County6

Vinton County6

Monroe County6

Noble County6

Created by on 09/27/2023 2:59 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 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.

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.