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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: 2008-2012
Value: 59.9
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the colorectal cancer incidence rate to 38.7 cases per 100,000 population.

County

59.9

State

43

National

HP 2020

38.7
  • 28.6
  • 44.6
  • 59.9

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Historical Data

  • Measurement PeriodValue
    2008-201259.9
    2005-200960.2
    2005-200960.2

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Jackson, FL; Coffee, GA; Decatur, GA; Laurens, GA; Sumter, GA; Duplin, NC; Adams, OH; Pike, OH; Claiborne, TN; Caldwell, TX; Jim Wells, TX; Waller, TX;

  • 59.9
    • 35.1
    • 47.1
    • 59.9
  • 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 39 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 52 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age, Population Density

    All Peer Counties for Adams

    Dallas, AL; Miller, AR; St. Francis, AR; Jackson, FL; Coffee, GA; Decatur, GA; Laurens, GA; Sumter, GA; Carter, KY; Evangeline, LA; Iberville, LA; Jefferson Davis, LA; St. Martin, LA; Bolivar, MS; Coahoma, MS; Leflore, MS; Lincoln, MS; Marion, MS; Marshall, MS; Neshoba, MS; Panola, MS; Pearl River, MS; Sunflower, MS; Duplin, NC; Adams, OH; Pike, OH; Cherokee, OK; Sequoyah, OK; Clarendon, SC; Marlboro, SC; Claiborne, TN; Caldwell, TX; Jim Wells, TX; Waller, TX; Buchanan, VA; Russell, VA; Boone, WV; Mason, WV; Preston, WV; Wyoming, 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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