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: 18.2
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 18.2
    2009-2013 17.9
    2008-2012 19.5
    2006-2010 20.8
    2005-2009 20.4
    2004-2008 21

Peer Counties

  • Peers included in this indicator: Clayton, GA; Houston, GA; Kenton, KY; Gaston, NC; Allen, OH; Montgomery, TN; Brazoria, TX; Ellis, TX; Johnson, TX;

  • 18.2
    • 17.6
    • 23.6
    • 29.4
  • 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 22 peer counties

    Peer counties (counties and county-like geographic areas) in stratum number 15 were stratified on the basis of the following factors: Frontier Status, Population Size, Poverty, Age

    All Peer Counties for Allen

    Kent, DE; Okaloosa, FL; Osceola, FL; Santa Rosa, FL; Clayton, GA; Houston, GA; Scott, IA; Woodbury, IA; Kankakee, IL; Macon, IL; Peoria, IL; Kenton, KY; St. Tammany, LA; Gaston, NC; Oswego, NY; Allen, OH; Cleveland, OK; Aiken, SC; Berkeley, SC; Montgomery, TN; Brazoria, TX; Ellis, TX; Johnson, TX;



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