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C-5 Reduce the colorectal cancer death rate

Baseline: 17.1 colorectal cancer deaths per 100,000 population occurred in 2007 (age adjusted to the year 2000 standard population)
Target: 14.5 deaths per 100,000 population
Target-Setting Method: Projection/trend analysis
Data Sources:
National Vital Statistics System-Mortality (NVSS-M), CDC/NCHS; Bridged-race Population Estimates, CDC/NCHS and Census
Data for this objective HP2020 data for this objective
Data Details Details about the methodology and measurement of this HP2020 objective
Revision History:
This objective was revised. Read more about the revision history.