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Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Lung Cancer (National Cancer Institute)

Shows the age-adjusted death rate per 100,000 population due to lung cancer. Death rates calculated by the National Cancer Institute using SEER*Stat. Death rates are age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population (19 age groups: <1, 1-4, 5-9, ... , 80-84, 85+).

Measurement Period: 2010-2014
Value: 64.3
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the lung cancer death rate to 45.5 deaths per 100,000 population.

County

64.3

State

69.6

National

HP 2020

45.5
  • 44.2
  • 87.2
  • 130.4

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2010-2014 64.3
    2009-2013 65.3
    2008-2012 62.8
    2007-2011 59.2
    2006-2010 61.5
    2005-2009 70.6
    2004-2008 70.8

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Lassen, CA; Baldwin, GA; Jackson, GA; Polk, GA; Boyd, KY; Boyle, KY; Clark, KY; Greenup, KY; Chippewa, MI; Mecosta, MI; Franklin, NC; Jackson, NC; Pender, NC; Watauga, NC; Gallia, OH; Hawkins, TN; Marion, TN; McMinn, TN; Monroe, TN; Rhea, TN; Warren, TN;

  • 64.3
    • 35.9
    • 54.9
    • 74.2
  • 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 36 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 32 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age

    All Peer Counties for Boyd

    Chilton, AL; Coffee, AL; Lawrence, AL; Independence, AR; Lassen, CA; Baldwin, GA; Jackson, GA; Polk, GA; Boyd, KY; Boyle, KY; Clark, KY; Greenup, KY; Waldo, ME; Chippewa, MI; Mecosta, MI; Phelps, MO; Lafayette, MS; Franklin, NC; Jackson, NC; Pender, NC; Watauga, NC; Franklin, NY; Gallia, OH; Clarion, PA; Hawkins, TN; Marion, TN; McMinn, TN; Monroe, TN; Rhea, TN; Warren, TN; Charlottesville, VA; Harrisonburg, VA; Petersburg, VA; Wise, VA; Whitman, WA; Jackson, WV; Albany, WY;

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