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Data for Lung and Bronchus 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 70.7 68.9 72.6 5,512
North Carolina 2000 71.6 69.8 73.5 5,678
North Carolina 2001 69.5 67.7 71.4 5,591
North Carolina 2002 72.6 70.8 74.5 5,981
North Carolina 2003 73.9 72.1 75.7 6,229
North Carolina 2004 76.4 74.6 78.3 6,588
North Carolina 2005 78.8 77.0 80.7 6,966
North Carolina 2006 77.6 75.8 79.5 7,071
North Carolina 2007 76.2 74.4 78.0 7,171
North Carolina 2008 74.9 73.2 76.6 7,279
North Carolina 2009 74.2 72.5 75.9 7,406
United States 1999 71.3 70.9 71.6 168,888
United States 2000 70.7 70.3 71.0 169,753
United States 2001 70.9 70.6 71.2 180,870
United States 2002 70.4 70.1 70.7 187,125
United States 2003 70.8 70.4 71.1 197,995
United States 2004 69.9 69.6 70.3 198,830
United States 2005 70.1 69.8 70.4 202,697
United States 2006 69.1 68.8 69.4 203,251
United States 2007 68.0 67.7 68.3 204,176
United States 2008 67.0 66.8 67.3 205,842
United States 2009 64.4 64.2 64.7 201,757

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

Data Sources

Central Cancer Registry, State Center for Health Statistics 

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Definition

Cancer incidence are all cases of malignant lung and bronchus cancer.

How We Calculated the Rates

Numerator: All cases of malignant lung and bronchus cancer.
Denominator: Total number of residents in North Carolina

Date Indicator Content Last Updated: 03/15/2013


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