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Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Breast Cancer (National Cancer Institute)

Shows the age-adjusted death rate per 100,000 females due to breast 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: 2006-2010
Value: 19.3
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the female breast cancer death rate to 20.7 deaths per 100,000 females.

County

19.3

State

24.5

National

HP 2020

20.7
  • 17.6
  • 24.6
  • 31

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2006-2010 19.3
    2005-2009 26
    2004-2008 30.8

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Hart, KY; Mason, KY; Somerset, MD; Aransas, TX;

  • 19.3
    • 19.3
    • 29.3
    • 38.7
  • 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

    Adair, KY; Clinton, KY; Hart, KY; Mason, KY; Russell, KY; Somerset, MD; Northampton, NC; Perquimans, NC; Warren, NC; Meigs, OH; Hardin, TN; Johnson, TN; Aransas, TX; Camp, TX; Lee, VA; Northampton, VA; Nottoway, VA; Prince Edward, VA; Barbour, WV; Lewis, WV; Taylor, WV; Upshur, WV; Wetzel, WV;

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