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Age-adjusted and age-specific death rates for malignant neoplasms, 1960.

Cancer Control Program (Public Health Service)

Age-adjusted and age-specific death rates for malignant neoplasms, 1960.

by Cancer Control Program (Public Health Service)

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cancer -- Mortality.,
  • Cancer -- United States -- Statistics.,
  • Mortality.,
  • Neoplasms -- statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDeath rates for malignant neoplasms.
    SeriesPublic Health Service publication -- no. 1113.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 113 p. :
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14198153M

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Age-adjusted and age-specific death rates for malignant neoplasms, 1960 by Cancer Control Program (Public Health Service) Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Age-adjusted and age-specific death rates for malignant neoplasms, [Cancer Control Program (Public Health Service)]. All ages, age adjusted death rate \2 \1 Includes deaths of persons who were not residents of the 50 States and the District of Columbia.

\2 Age adjusted death rates were prepared using the direct method, in which age specific death rates for a population of interest are applied to a standard population distributed by age.

About Age Adjusted Rates, 95% Confidence Intervals and Unstable Rates. What is age adjustment. Age adjustment is a statistical process applied to rates of disease, death, injuries or other health outcomes that allows communities with different age structures to be compared.

Author(s): Cancer Control Program (Public Health Service) Title(s): Age-adjusted and age-specific death rates for malignant neoplasms, Country of Publication: United States Publisher: [Washington, ] Description: vii, p.

illus. Language: English MeSH: Mortality*; Neoplasms* Publication Type(s): Statistics NLM ID: [Book]. Ta Death rates for malignant neoplasms, by sex, race, Hispanic origin, and age: United States, selected years – - Health, United States, Your browsing activity is empty.

Activity recording is turned off. Direct Standardization (Age-Adjusted Death Rates) Lester R. Curtin, Ph.D. and Richard J. Klein, M.P.H. Introduction Most population-based mortality objectives and subobjectives in Healthy People are tracked using age-adjusted rates from the National Vital Statistics System (appendix table I).

The exceptions are deaths from. calculate the crude death rates (per ,) and the cause-specific death rates (per ,) for accidents, malignant neoplasms, and Alzheimer's disease. Repeat these calculations for males and females separately. Age-adjusted death rates are based on age-specific death rates perpopulation in specified group.

Age-adjusted death rates are computed by the direct method, using as the standard population the age distribution of the total population of the United States for the year Age-adjusted rates published elsewhere (e.g., in the annual Missouri Vital Statistics) may be slightly different from those found in the MICAs or Community Data Profiles, due to updating of population estimates for years between decennial constant or "per population" number used for the age-adjusted rates may vary, depending on the type of event.

"The truth about mobile phone and wireless radiation" -- Dr Devra Davis - Duration: The University of Melbourne Recommended for you. All-cause injury age-adjusted mortality rates per (Figure 1A) in the US rose monotonically from in to indropped for two years, and then rose again monotonically so that byrates () exceeded the level.

The rates for, and come from Grove in our Reference book is "Vital Statistics Rates in the United States " by Robert D. Grove and Alice M.

Hetzel, of the U.S. Public Health Service, National Center for Health Statistics ().In Grove is Ta entitled Age-Adjusted Death Rates for 32 Selected Causes by Color and Sex: United States, Each Division and. age 1. a period of history marked by some feature or characteristic; era b.

(capital when part of a name): the Middle Ages; the Space Age 2. Geology palaeontol a. a period of the earth's history distinguished by special characteristics b.

the period during which a stage of rock strata is formed; a subdivision of an epoch 3. Myth any of the successive. Start studying Age Adjustment. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. Find age adjusted rates Population standard (,) If age-specific death rates in a population are known and a suitable standard population is available.

This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submission. What code is in the image. submit Your support ID is: An age-adjusted rate is a weighted average of the age-specific (crude) rates, where the weights are the proportions of persons in the corresponding age groups of a standard population.

The potential confounding effect of age is reduced when comparing age-adjusted rates computed using the same standard population. This is a good opportunity to learn about seer crude, seer age-adjusted and seer age-specific cancer incidence rate. In this episode of learning.

Example. For example, in /5, two Australian health surveys investigated rates of long-term circulatory system health problems (e.g. heart disease) in the general Australian population, and specifically in the Indigenous Australian population. In each age category over Indigenous Australians had markedly higher rates of circulatory disease than the general population: 5% vs 2% in.

Table Age-Adjusted Death Rates by Major Causes [Age-adjusted rates perpopulation. Age adjusted death rates were prepared using the direct method, in which age specific death rates for a population of interest are applied to a standard population distributed by age.

Age Adjusted Death Rate: A death rate that controls for the effects of differences in population age distributions, a value which indicates the risk of dying relative to a standard population.

The AADR is thought to be more efficient than crude death rates for comparing mortality of population groups with different age structures. Age-Adjusted Death Rate = 9, per 1, population or perpopulation.

(Divide by 10 because the standard population has 1, people and we want to present our rate per ,).Table 9. Death rates by age and age-adjusted death rates for the 15 leading causes of death in United States, [Rates on an annual basis perpopulation in specified group; age-adjusted rates perU.S.

standard population; see "Technical Notes.".Rates are based on age-specific death rates perpopulation in specified group. Computed by the direct method, using as the standard population the age distribution of the total population of the United States as projected for the year