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Data for Cancer Incidence North Carolina vs. United States, 1999-2009

North Carolina vs U.S. Year Number of Cases per 100,000 Population Lower Limit Upper Limit Numerator
North Carolina 1999 440.3 435.7 445.0 34,285
North Carolina 2000 456.2 451.5 460.9 36,197
North Carolina 2001 459.0 454.3 463.7 37,045
North Carolina 2002 456.3 451.7 461.0 37,705
North Carolina 2003 455.3 450.8 459.9 38,497
North Carolina 2004 477.1 472.5 481.8 41,190
North Carolina 2005 490.3 485.7 494.9 43,461
North Carolina 2006 487.5 482.9 492.0 44,650
North Carolina 2007 490.8 486.3 495.3 46,419
North Carolina 2008 483.6 479.2 488.0 47,093
North Carolina 2009 487.7 483.3 492.1 48,609
United States 1999 483.5 482.6 484.4 1,145,635
United States 2000 484.7 483.8 485.6 1,166,107
United States 2001 491.3 490.4 492.1 1,257,029
United States 2002 486.9 486.0 487.7 1,298,614
United States 2003 476.9 476.1 477.7 1,339,606
United States 2004 475.2 474.4 476.0 1,357,544
United States 2005 474.9 474.1 475.7 1,380,424
United States 2006 477.1 476.3 477.9 1,412,208
United States 2007 479.7 479.0 480.5 1,450,305
United States 2008 472.6 471.8 473.4 1,458,585
United States 2009 457.6 456.9 458.4 1,439,665

Data Notes

Produced 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

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Definition

Cancer incidence are all cases of malignant cancer diagnosed.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator: All cases of cancer
Denominator: Total number of residents in North Carolina

Date Indicator Content Last Updated: 03/14/2013


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