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: 2010-2014
Value: 19.2
HP 2020 Target:Healthy People 2020 target: Reduce the prostate cancer death rate to 21.8 deaths per 100,000 males.






HP 2020

  • 9.9
  • 20.9
  • 32.6

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Historical Data

  • Measurement Period Value
    2010-2014 19.2
    2009-2013 23.3
    2008-2012 25.7
    2006-2010 27.7
    2005-2009 28.7
    2004-2008 27.3

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Forsyth, GA; Erie, OH; Miami, OH; Benton, OR; Jefferson, WI; Ozaukee, WI; Portage, WI; Walworth, WI;

  • 19.2
    • 16
    • 20
    • 24.8
  • 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 31 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 17 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age

    All Peer Counties for Erie

    Fairbanks North Star, AK; Forsyth, GA; Story, IA; DeKalb, IL; Bartholomew, IN; Clark, IN; Floyd, IN; Howard, IN; Rice, MN; Cole, MO; Lincoln, NC; Burleigh, ND; Belknap, NH; Cheshire, NH; Grafton, NH; Livingston, NY; Erie, OH; Miami, OH; Benton, OR; Adams, PA; Newport, RI; Albemarle, VA; Bedford, VA; Frederick, VA; Hanover, VA; York, VA; Washington, VT; Jefferson, WI; Ozaukee, WI; Portage, WI; Walworth, WI; Laramie, WY;



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