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: 56.6
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the lung cancer death rate to 45.5 deaths per 100,000 population.

County

56.6

State

52.8

National

HP 2020

45.5
  • 29.2
  • 51.2
  • 72.9

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2010-2014 56.6
    2009-2013 55.5
    2008-2012 56.9
    2006-2010 61
    2005-2009 62.5
    2004-2008 65.2

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Marion, OH; Pickaway, OH; Washington, OH; Eau Claire, WI;

  • 56.6
    • 43.7
    • 52.7
    • 61.6
  • 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 36 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 19 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age

    All Peer Counties for Washington

    Elmore, AL; Limestone, AL; Faulkner, AR; Walker, GA; Kootenai, ID; Coles, IL; Grant, IN; Douglas, KS; Saline, KS; Campbell, KY; Wicomico, MD; Marquette, MI; Blue Earth, MN; Clay, MN; Cape Girardeau, MO; Cascade, MT; Gallatin, MT; Lewis and Clark, MT; Burke, NC; Caldwell, NC; Cleveland, NC; Wilkes, NC; Grand Forks, ND; Tompkins, NY; Marion, OH; Pickaway, OH; Washington, OH; Bradley, TN; Hamblen, TN; Maury, TN; Putnam, TN; Sevier, TN; Henry, VA; Rutland, VT; Eau Claire, WI; Berkeley, WV; Putnam, WV;

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