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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) [http://www.seer.cancer.gov/stdpopulations/stdpop.19ages.html] (19 age groups: <1, 1-4, 5-9, ... , 80-84, 85+).
Measurement Period: 2009-2013
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Peers included in this indicator:
- 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 22 peer counties
Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 73
were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age, Population Density
All Peer Counties for Somerset
Prince Edward, VA;