Indicator Report - Cancer Incidence North Carolina vs. United States, 1999-2009
Why Is This Important?Cancer is a frequently occurring disease in North Carolina from 2006 to 2010.
Cancer Incidence North Carolina vs. United States, 1999-2009
Data NotesProduced by the NC Central Cancer Registry, 1/2013. Rates based on counts less than 16 are unstable. Use with caution. Cases may not sum to totals due to unknown or other values. Rates are calculated using the bridged-race population estimates obtained from the National Center for Health Statistics available online at www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/bridged_race/data_documentation.htm#vintage2011. Numbers are subject to change as files are updated. National Program of Cancer Registries: 1999 - 2009 Incidence, WONDER On-line Database. United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and National Cancer Institute; 2011. Accessed at http://wonder.cdc.gov/cancernpcr-v2009.html on Dec 11, 2012
DefinitionCancer incidence are all cases of malignant cancer diagnosed.
How We Calculated the Rates
Page Content Updated On 03/14/2013, Published on 04/02/2013