Cancer Incidence Rate; All causes (National Cancer Institute)

The number of people who get cancer is called the cancer incidence. The cancer incidence rate is measured as cases of all types of cancer per 100,000 population (age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population) [] (19 age groups: <1, 1-4, 5-9, ... , 80-84, 85+).

Measurement Period: 2010-2014
Value: 461.6






HP 2020

  • 334.8
  • 414.8
  • 495.5

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2010-2014 461.6
    2009-2013 463
    2008-2012 465.9

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Solano, CA; Arapahoe, CO; El Paso, CO; Ada, ID; Plymouth, MA; Douglas, NE; Lorain, OH; Washington, OR; Collin, TX; Denton, TX; Fort Bend, TX; Waukesha, WI;

  • 461.6
    • 377.1
    • 433.1
    • 488.4
  • 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 35 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 10 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age

    All Peer Counties for Lorain

    Solano, CA; Arapahoe, CO; El Paso, CO; Sarasota, FL; Seminole, FL; Ada, ID; Kane, IL; Will, IL; Winnebago, IL; Allen, IN; Johnson, KS; Plymouth, MA; Anoka, MN; Dakota, MN; St. Charles, MO; Douglas, NE; Burlington, NJ; Ocean, NJ; Union, NJ; Albany, NY; Orange, NY; Richmond, NY; Rockland, NY; Lorain, OH; Washington, OR; Berks, PA; Lancaster, PA; Lehigh, PA; Northampton, PA; Collin, TX; Denton, TX; Fort Bend, TX; Chesterfield, VA; Virginia Beach, VA; Clark, WA; Waukesha, WI;


  • 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.


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