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Interpretation of Incidence Rates Data

Incidence Rate Report for Texas by County

Prostate (All Stages^), 2016-2020

All Races (includes Hispanic), Male, All Ages

Sorted by Rate

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



Sutton County7

Wheeler County7

Terry County7

Gillespie County7

Polk County7

Chambers County7

Morris County7

Smith County7

Bell County7

Walker County7

Williamson County7

Lee County7

Lynn County7

Jasper County7

Hays County7

Hockley County7

Hardeman County7

Fisher County7

Washington County7

Freestone County7

Scurry County7

Gregg County7

Randall County7

Delta County7

Travis County7

Lubbock County7

Mitchell County7

Lampasas County7

Panola County7

Hale County7

Maverick County7

Yoakum County7

Waller County7

Angelina County7

Potter County7

Fayette County7

Milam County7

Johnson County7

Colorado County7

Robertson County7

Hutchinson County7

Fort Bend County7

Jefferson County7

Somervell County7

El Paso County7

Harrison County7

Wood County7

Brazoria County7

Cherokee County7

San Augustine County7

McLennan County7

Denton County7

Titus County7

Garza County7

Falls County7

Marion County7

Hansford County7

Bastrop County7

Brazos County7

Dallam County7

Collin County7

Hill County7

Parker County7

Camp County7

Archer County7

Harris County7

Galveston County7

Starr County7

Burnet County7

Rains County7

Henderson County7

Grayson County7

Sabine County7

Hood County7

Victoria County7

Red River County7

Upshur County7

Coryell County7

Eastland County7

Lamb County7

Taylor County7

Rusk County7

Tarrant County7

Hardin County7

Wise County7

Erath County7

Parmer County7

Dallas County7

Anderson County7

Ellis County7

Childress County7

Van Zandt County7

Cooke County7

Deaf Smith County7

Wichita County7

Hopkins County7

Montague County7

Fannin County7

Austin County7

Lavaca County7

Kendall County7

Lamar County7

Wilbarger County7

Navarro County7

Kerr County7

Liberty County7

Orange County7

Blanco County7

Burleson County7

Caldwell County7

Nacogdoches County7

Bailey County7

Kaufman County7

McCulloch County7

Shelby County7

Zapata County7

Newton County7

Tom Green County7

Callahan County7

Cass County7

Ward County7

Mills County7

Houston County7

Gaines County7

Moore County7

Hunt County7

Grimes County7

Hidalgo County7

Howard County7

Franklin County7

Montgomery County7

Refugio County7

Brown County7

Runnels County7

Palo Pinto County7

Bosque County7

Bowie County7

Haskell County7

Rockwall County7

Nolan County7

Jones County7

Matagorda County7

Wharton County7

Aransas County7

Clay County7

Crosby County7

Hamilton County7

Comal County7

Willacy County7

Castro County7

Jackson County7

Dawson County7

Guadalupe County7

Kimble County7

Wilson County7

Madison County7

Tyler County7

Llano County7

Cameron County7

Brewster County7

Limestone County7

Webb County7

Mason County7

Kleberg County7

Gonzales County7

Medina County7

Val Verde County7

Ector County7

Young County7

DeWitt County7

Goliad County7

Calhoun County7

Gray County7

Ochiltree County7

San Patricio County7

San Jacinto County7

Jack County7

Bexar County7

Leon County7

Carson County7

Andrews County7

Midland County7

Karnes County7

Atascosa County7

San Saba County7

Bandera County7

Nueces County7

Trinity County7

Swisher County7

Zavala County7

Comanche County7

Bee County7

Stephens County7

Uvalde County7

Jim Wells County7

Live Oak County7

Dimmit County7

Duval County7

Coleman County7

Pecos County7

Frio County7

Armstrong County7 Baylor County7 Borden County7 Briscoe County7 Brooks County7 Cochran County7 Coke County7 Collingsworth County7 Concho County7 Cottle County7 Crane County7 Crockett County7 Culberson County7 Dickens County7 Donley County7 Edwards County7 Floyd County7 Foard County7 Glasscock County7 Hall County7 Hartley County7 Hemphill County7 Hudspeth County7 Irion County7 Jeff Davis County7 Jim Hogg County7 Kenedy County7 Kent County7 King County7 Kinney County7 Knox County7 La Salle County7 Lipscomb County7 Loving County7 Martin County7 McMullen County7 Menard County7 Motley County7 Oldham County7 Presidio County7 Reagan County7 Real County7 Reeves County7 Roberts County7 Schleicher County7 Shackelford County7 Sherman County7 Sterling County7 Stonewall County7 Terrell County7 Throckmorton County7 Upton County7 Winkler County7

Created by on 10/04/2023 1:54 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 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.

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).

1 Source: National Program of Cancer Registries and Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results SEER*Stat Database - United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Cancer Institute. Based on the 2022 submission.
7 Source: SEER November 2022 submission.
8 Source: Incidence data provided by the SEER Program. AAPCs are calculated by the Joinpoint Regression Program and are based on APCs. Data 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 modifed by NCI. The US Population Data File is used with SEER November 2022 data.

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.