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Age-Adjusted Death Rate due to Prostate Cancer (National Cancer Institute)
Shows the age-adjusted death rate per 100,000 males due to prostate 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: 2005-2009
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the prostate cancer death rate to 21.8 deaths per 100,000 males.
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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
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