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: 66.6
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the lung cancer death rate to 45.5 deaths per 100,000 population.






HP 2020

  • 29.2
  • 51.2
  • 72.9

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2010-2014 66.6
    2009-2013 68.9
    2008-2012 66.9
    2006-2010 66.1
    2005-2009 64.5
    2004-2008 58.3

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Elbert, CO; Teller, CO; Oconee, GA; Otsego, MI; Cass, NE; Dakota, NE; Washington, NE; Paulding, OH; Iowa, WI;

  • 66.6
    • 27.7
    • 46.7
    • 66.6
  • 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 38 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age

    All Peer Counties for Paulding

    Elbert, CO; Lake, CO; Teller, CO; Oconee, GA; Mills, IA; Teton, ID; Jersey, IL; Franklin, IN; Newton, IN; Spencer, IN; Union, IN; Haskell, KS; Jefferson, KS; Otsego, MI; Dodge, MN; Roseau, MN; Ray, MO; Ste. Genevieve, MO; Warren, MO; Mercer, ND; Cass, NE; Dakota, NE; Stanton, NE; Washington, NE; Paulding, OH; Hughes, SD; Lincoln, SD; Archer, TX; Morgan, UT; Wasatch, UT; Greene, VA; King George, VA; King William, VA; Iowa, WI; Uinta, WY;



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