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: 54.5
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 54.5
    2009-2013 55.1
    2008-2012 55.8
    2006-2010 57.1
    2005-2009 58.1
    2004-2008 58.8

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;

  • 54.5
    • 30.8
    • 42.8
    • 54.5
  • 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;



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