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Colorectal Cancer Incidence Rate (National Cancer Institute)

Shows the age-adjusted incidence rate for colorectal cancer in cases per 100,000 population. 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+).

Measurement Period: 2009-2013
Value: 51.4
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the colorectal cancer incidence rate to 38.7 cases per 100,000 population.

County

51.4

State

37.6

National

HP 2020

38.7
  • 28.6
  • 39.6
  • 51.4

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2009-2013 51.4
    2008-2012 50.5
    2006-2010 52.1
    2005-2009 52
    2004-2008 53.1

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Lake, CA; Tehama, CA; Highlands, FL; Allegany, MD; Brunswick, NC; Belmont, OH; Jefferson, OH; Carter, TN; Henderson, TX;

  • 51.4
    • 31.9
    • 41.9
    • 51.4
  • Peer counties are those counties similar in population composition and selected demographics. Of the peer counties, only the ones that have data for the same indicator/time frame have been included.

    This county has 34 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 24 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age

    All Peer Counties for Allegany

    DeKalb, AL; Walker, AL; Garland, AR; Lake, CA; Tehama, CA; Highlands, FL; Floyd, GA; Vermilion, IL; Williamson, IL; Wayne, IN; McCracken, KY; Allegany, MD; Buchanan, MO; Jasper, MO; St. Francois, MO; Brunswick, NC; Steuben, NY; Sullivan, NY; Belmont, OH; Jefferson, OH; Garfield, OK; Coos, OR; Crawford, PA; Lawrence, PA; Venango, PA; Greenwood, SC; Carter, TN; Henderson, TX; Lynchburg, VA; Roanoke, VA; Chelan, WA; Grays Harbor, WA; Walla Walla, WA; Marion, WV; Wood, WV;

Source

  • National Cancer Institute/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). CDCs National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) State Cancer Registry also receives funding from CDCs National Program of Cancer Registries.
    http://statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov/incidencerates/

 
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