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Incidence Rate Report for Virginia by County

Oral Cavity & Pharynx (Late Stage^), 2014-2018

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

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County
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Met Healthy People Objective of ***?
Age-Adjusted Incidence Rate
cases per 100,000
(95% Confidence Interval)
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CI*Rank⋔
(95% Confidence Interval)
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Average Annual Count
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Percent of Cases with Late Stage
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Virginia 6 *** 6.9 (6.7, 7.2) N/A 706 62.2
US (SEER+NPCR) 1 *** 7.4 (7.3, 7.4) N/A 28,787 62.4
Petersburg City 6 *** 14.8 (9.3, 22.3) 1 (1, 41) 5 78.8
Goochland County 6 *** 13.9 (8.3, 22.4) 2 (1, 52) 4 55.3
Rockbridge County 6 *** 12.9 (7.9, 20.5) 3 (1, 52) 5 79.3
Fredericksburg City 6 *** 12.7 (7.3, 20.5) 4 (1, 55) 3 70.8
Winchester City 6 *** 11.4 (6.7, 18.2) 5 (1, 56) 4 72.0
Salem City 6 *** 11.1 (6.5, 18.1) 6 (1, 58) 4 86.4
Dinwiddie County 6 *** 10.8 (6.6, 17.0) 7 (1, 56) 4 60.0
Roanoke City 6 *** 10.7 (8.2, 13.7) 8 (1, 40) 14 71.6
Louisa County 6 *** 10.6 (6.8, 16.0) 9 (1, 53) 5 61.4
Norfolk City 6 *** 10.2 (8.4, 12.3) 10 (2, 33) 23 69.5
Pulaski County 6 *** 9.9 (6.4, 15.0) 11 (1, 56) 5 83.9
Warren County 6 *** 9.9 (6.1, 15.2) 12 (1, 56) 5 69.7
Botetourt County 6 *** 9.5 (6.1, 14.6) 13 (1, 57) 5 61.9
Orange County 6 *** 9.5 (6.0, 14.5) 14 (1, 56) 5 60.0
Caroline County 6 *** 9.4 (5.7, 14.8) 15 (1, 57) 4 71.4
Gloucester County 6 *** 9.3 (6.2, 13.9) 16 (1, 55) 6 65.1
Hanover County 6 *** 9.2 (7.1, 11.9) 17 (3, 49) 13 58.6
Portsmouth City 6 *** 9.2 (6.8, 12.3) 18 (2, 51) 10 65.8
Danville City 6 *** 9.1 (5.7, 13.9) 19 (1, 57) 5 65.8
Frederick County 6 *** 8.9 (6.6, 11.9) 20 (3, 51) 10 68.9
Franklin County 6 *** 8.6 (5.8, 12.5) 21 (2, 56) 7 71.4
Wise County 6 *** 8.5 (5.1, 13.4) 22 (1, 58) 4 55.6
Accomack County 6 *** 8.4 (5.1, 13.5) 23 (1, 58) 4 67.7
Newport News City 6 *** 8.4 (6.6, 10.4) 24 (6, 48) 17 65.9
Richmond City 6 *** 8.3 (6.7, 10.2) 25 (7, 49) 20 69.4
Shenandoah County 6 *** 8.3 (5.3, 12.5) 26 (3, 58) 5 70.3
Wythe County 6 *** 8.1 (4.6, 13.5) 27 (2, 58) 3 68.0
Stafford County 6 *** 8.0 (5.9, 10.6) 28 (5, 54) 11 65.4
Henrico County 6 *** 8.0 (6.7, 9.4) 29 (12, 47) 32 63.2
Charlottesville City 6 *** 7.9 (4.5, 13.0) 30 (1, 58) 3 64.0
Chesapeake City 6 *** 7.8 (6.4, 9.5) 31 (10, 50) 21 63.6
Suffolk City 6 *** 7.7 (5.4, 10.6) 32 (5, 56) 8 75.0
Culpeper County 6 *** 7.6 (4.8, 11.6) 33 (3, 58) 5 54.5
Henry County 6 *** 7.6 (5.1, 11.1) 34 (5, 57) 6 70.5
Washington County 6 *** 7.5 (5.0, 10.9) 35 (5, 58) 6 75.6
Chesterfield County 6 *** 7.4 (6.3, 8.7) 36 (15, 50) 32 60.2
Bedford City and County 6 *** 7.4 (5.3, 10.2) 37 (7, 56) 9 67.2
Rockingham County 6 *** 7.3 (5.1, 10.2) 38 (6, 57) 8 56.7
James City County 6 *** 7.2 (5.1, 10.0) 39 (7, 57) 8 59.4
York County 6 *** 7.0 (4.6, 10.1) 40 (6, 58) 6 64.4
Virginia Beach City 6 *** 6.9 (5.9, 8.1) 41 (20, 52) 35 55.9
Spotsylvania County 6 *** 6.9 (5.1, 9.0) 42 (12, 57) 11 64.3
Roanoke County 6 *** 6.8 (4.9, 9.2) 43 (11, 57) 9 62.7
Mecklenburg County 6 *** 6.8 (3.7, 11.7) 44 (4, 58) 3 57.1
Fauquier County 6 *** 6.7 (4.5, 9.7) 45 (9, 58) 6 56.6
Albemarle County 6 *** 6.6 (4.7, 8.9) 46 (13, 57) 9 67.6
Augusta County 6 *** 6.5 (4.5, 9.2) 47 (11, 58) 7 66.7
Hampton City 6 *** 6.2 (4.6, 8.2) 48 (17, 58) 10 58.0
Pittsylvania County 6 *** 6.0 (3.9, 9.0) 49 (14, 58) 6 61.7
Lynchburg City 6 *** 6.0 (3.7, 9.0) 50 (11, 58) 5 51.1
Arlington County 6 *** 5.8 (4.4, 7.5) 51 (25, 58) 12 64.6
Loudoun County 6 *** 5.6 (4.6, 6.9) 52 (30, 58) 21 62.8
Halifax County with South Boston City 6 *** 5.1 (2.9, 8.9) 53 (13, 58) 3 44.4
Montgomery County 6 *** 5.1 (3.2, 7.7) 54 (21, 58) 5 57.1
Fairfax County 6 *** 4.8 (4.3, 5.4) 55 (47, 58) 63 60.7
Campbell County 6 *** 4.4 (2.5, 7.3) 56 (26, 58) 3 56.7
Prince William County 6 *** 4.3 (3.5, 5.3) 57 (47, 58) 19 59.1
Alexandria City 6 *** 4.2 (2.8, 5.9) 58 (41, 58) 7 59.6
Alleghany County and Clifton Forge City 6 ***
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Amelia County 6 ***
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Amherst County 6 ***
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Appomattox County 6 ***
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Bath County 6 ***
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Bland County 6 ***
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Bristol City 6 ***
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Brunswick County 6 ***
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Buchanan County 6 ***
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Buckingham County 6 ***
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Buena Vista City 6 ***
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Carroll County 6 ***
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Charles City County 6 ***
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Charlotte County 6 ***
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Clarke County 6 ***
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Colonial Heights City 6 ***
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Covington City 6 ***
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Craig County 6 ***
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Cumberland County 6 ***
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Dickenson County 6 ***
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Emporia City 6 ***
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Essex County 6 ***
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Fairfax City 6 ***
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Falls Church City 6 ***
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Floyd County 6 ***
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Fluvanna County 6 ***
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Franklin City 6 ***
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Galax City 6 ***
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Giles County 6 ***
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Grayson County 6 ***
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Greene County 6 ***
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3 or fewer
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Greensville County 6 ***
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Harrisonburg City 6 ***
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Highland County 6 ***
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Hopewell City 6 ***
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Isle of Wight County 6 ***
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King George County 6 ***
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3 or fewer
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King William County 6 ***
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King and Queen County 6 ***
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Lancaster County 6 ***
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Lee County 6 ***
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Lexington City 6 ***
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Lunenburg County 6 ***
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Madison County 6 ***
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Manassas City 6 ***
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Manassas Park City 6 ***
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Martinsville City 6 ***
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Mathews County 6 ***
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3 or fewer
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Middlesex County 6 ***
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Nelson County 6 ***
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New Kent County 6 ***
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Northampton County 6 ***
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Northumberland County 6 ***
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Norton City 6 ***
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Nottoway County 6 ***
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Page County 6 ***
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3 or fewer
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Patrick County 6 ***
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Poquoson City 6 ***
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Powhatan County 6 ***
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Prince Edward County 6 ***
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Prince George County 6 ***
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Radford City 6 ***
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Rappahannock County 6 ***
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Richmond County 6 ***
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Russell County 6 ***
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Scott County 6 ***
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Smyth County 6 ***
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Southampton County 6 ***
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Staunton City 6 ***
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Surry County 6 ***
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Sussex County 6 ***
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Tazewell County 6 ***
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Waynesboro City 6 ***
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Westmoreland County 6 ***
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Williamsburg City 6 ***
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3 or fewer
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Notes:
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 12/03/2021 5:09 pm.

State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.
Trend
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. Coding is generally based on Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) summary stage but may include other staging variables 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.

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