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Interpretation of Incidence Rates Data

Incidence Rate Report for Texas by County

Liver & Bile Duct (Late Stage^), 2014-2018

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.

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



Bee County6

Val Verde County6

Jim Wells County6

Maverick County6

Caldwell County6

Victoria County6

Webb County6

Potter County6

Anderson County6

Lamar County6

Coryell County6

Bell County6

Ector County6

El Paso County6

Liberty County6

Angelina County6

Atascosa County6

Nueces County6

Bexar County6

Bastrop County6

Van Zandt County6

Cameron County6

Lubbock County6

San Patricio County6

Brazoria County6

Dallas County6

Wichita County6

Taylor County6

Harris County6

Travis County6

Henderson County6

Jefferson County6

Hidalgo County6

Grayson County6

Wood County6

Tarrant County6

Kerr County6

Walker County6

Hays County6

Midland County6

Ellis County6

Polk County6

Kaufman County6

Smith County6

Orange County6

Brazos County6

Comal County6

Fort Bend County6

Williamson County6

Guadalupe County6

Galveston County6

Johnson County6

Parker County6

Montgomery County6

Bowie County6

Tom Green County6

Collin County6

Gregg County6

Denton County6

McLennan County6

Andrews County6 Aransas County6 Archer County6 Armstrong County6 Austin County6 Bailey County6 Bandera County6 Baylor County6 Blanco County6 Borden County6 Bosque County6 Brewster County6 Briscoe County6 Brooks County6 Brown County6 Burleson County6 Burnet County6 Calhoun County6 Callahan County6 Camp County6 Carson County6 Cass County6 Castro County6 Chambers County6 Cherokee County6 Childress County6 Clay County6 Cochran County6 Coke County6 Coleman County6 Collingsworth County6 Colorado County6 Comanche County6 Concho County6 Cooke County6 Cottle County6 Crane County6 Crockett County6 Crosby County6 Culberson County6 Dallam County6 Dawson County6 DeWitt County6 Deaf Smith County6 Delta County6 Dickens County6 Dimmit County6 Donley County6 Duval County6 Eastland County6 Edwards County6 Erath County6 Falls County6 Fannin County6 Fayette County6 Fisher County6 Floyd County6 Foard County6 Franklin County6 Freestone County6 Frio County6 Gaines County6 Garza County6 Gillespie County6 Glasscock County6 Goliad County6 Gonzales County6 Gray County6 Grimes County6 Hale County6 Hall County6 Hamilton County6 Hansford County6 Hardeman County6 Hardin County6 Harrison County6 Hartley County6 Haskell County6 Hemphill County6 Hill County6 Hockley County6 Hood County6 Hopkins County6 Houston County6 Howard County6 Hudspeth County6 Hunt County6 Hutchinson County6 Irion County6 Jack County6 Jackson County6 Jasper County6 Jeff Davis County6 Jim Hogg County6 Jones County6 Karnes County6 Kendall County6 Kenedy County6 Kent County6 Kimble County6 King County6 Kinney County6 Kleberg County6 Knox County6 La Salle County6 Lamb County6 Lampasas County6 Lavaca County6 Lee County6 Leon County6 Limestone County6 Lipscomb County6 Live Oak County6 Llano County6 Loving County6 Lynn County6 Madison County6 Marion County6 Martin County6 Mason County6 Matagorda County6 McCulloch County6 McMullen County6 Medina County6 Menard County6 Milam County6 Mills County6 Mitchell County6 Montague County6 Moore County6 Morris County6 Motley County6 Nacogdoches County6 Navarro County6 Newton County6 Nolan County6 Ochiltree County6 Oldham County6 Palo Pinto County6 Panola County6 Parmer County6 Pecos County6 Presidio County6 Rains County6 Randall County6 Reagan County6 Real County6 Red River County6 Reeves County6 Refugio County6 Roberts County6 Robertson County6 Rockwall County6 Runnels County6 Rusk County6 Sabine County6 San Augustine County6 San Jacinto County6 San Saba County6 Schleicher County6 Scurry County6 Shackelford County6 Shelby County6 Sherman County6 Somervell County6 Starr County6 Stephens County6 Sterling County6 Stonewall County6 Sutton County6 Swisher County6 Terrell County6 Terry County6 Throckmorton County6 Titus County6 Trinity County6 Tyler County6 Upshur County6 Upton County6 Uvalde County6 Waller County6 Ward County6 Washington County6 Wharton County6 Wheeler County6 Wilbarger County6 Willacy County6 Wilson County6 Winkler County6 Wise County6 Yoakum County6 Young County6 Zapata County6 Zavala County6

Created by on 10/05/2022 5:43 am.

State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.
Rising when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change is above 0.
Stable when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change includes 0.
Falling when 95% confidence interval of average annual percent change is below 0.

⋔ 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 1969-2018 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.
*** No Healthy People 2020 Objective for this cancer.
Healthy People 2020 Objectives provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

* 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: National Program of Cancer Registries and Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results SEER*Stat Database (2001-2018) - United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Cancer Institute. Based on the 2020 submission.
6 Source: National Program of Cancer Registries SEER*Stat Database (2001-2018) - United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (based on the 2020 submission).

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 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.