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Interpretation of Incidence Rates Data

Incidence Rate Report for West Virginia by County

Oral Cavity & Pharynx (All Stages^), 2016-2020

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

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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

West Virginia6


Preston County6

Mineral County6

Greenbrier County6

Mercer County6

Kanawha County6

Wayne County6

Cabell County6

Putnam County6

Raleigh County6

Nicholas County6

Ohio County6

Mingo County6

Monongalia County6

Harrison County6

Upshur County6

Jefferson County6

Marion County6

Mason County6

Wood County6

Randolph County6

Logan County6

Brooke County6

Fayette County6

Berkeley County6

Jackson County6

Hancock County6

Barbour County6

Braxton County6

Lewis County6

Lincoln County6

Marshall County6

McDowell County6

Roane County6

Taylor County6

Wyoming County6

Boone County6 Calhoun County6 Clay County6 Doddridge County6 Gilmer County6 Grant County6 Hampshire County6 Hardy County6 Monroe County6 Morgan County6 Pendleton County6 Pleasants County6 Pocahontas County6 Ritchie County6 Summers County6 Tucker County6 Tyler County6 Webster County6 Wetzel County6 Wirt County6

Created by on 07/16/2024 8:45 am.

State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.

Data cannot be shown for the following areas. For more information on what areas are suppressed or not available, please refer to the table.
Boone, Calhoun, Clay, Doddridge, Gilmer, Grant, Hampshire, Hardy, Monroe, Morgan, Pendleton, Pleasants, Pocahontas, Ritchie, Summers, Tucker, Tyler, Webster, Wetzel, Wirt

† 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 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).

Source: SEER and NPCR data. For more specific information please see the table.
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.