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Historical Trends (1975-2019)

Mortality, Massachusetts, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Mortality, Massachusetts, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

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During 1975-1992, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.2 to 0.4.
During 1992-2002, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.5 to -1.0.
During 2002-2019, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -2.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.1 to -1.9.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 216.2. The estimated rate was 214.1.
In 1976, the observed rate was 213.1. The estimated rate was 214.8.
In 1977, the observed rate was 210.7. The estimated rate was 215.5.
In 1978, the observed rate was 216.3. The estimated rate was 216.2.
In 1979, the observed rate was 215.0. The estimated rate was 216.9.
In 1980, the observed rate was 219.0. The estimated rate was 217.6.
In 1981, the observed rate was 217.0. The estimated rate was 218.3.
In 1982, the observed rate was 219.8. The estimated rate was 219.0.
In 1983, the observed rate was 224.6. The estimated rate was 219.7.
In 1984, the observed rate was 224.4. The estimated rate was 220.4.
In 1985, the observed rate was 221.6. The estimated rate was 221.1.
In 1986, the observed rate was 221.6. The estimated rate was 221.8.
In 1987, the observed rate was 222.9. The estimated rate was 222.5.
In 1988, the observed rate was 220.4. The estimated rate was 223.3.
In 1989, the observed rate was 225.5. The estimated rate was 224.0.
In 1990, the observed rate was 221.4. The estimated rate was 224.7.
In 1991, the observed rate was 224.7. The estimated rate was 225.4.
In 1992, the observed rate was 229.0. The estimated rate was 226.2.
In 1993, the observed rate was 222.9. The estimated rate was 223.3.
In 1994, the observed rate was 219.1. The estimated rate was 220.5.
In 1995, the observed rate was 219.9. The estimated rate was 217.8.
In 1996, the observed rate was 215.6. The estimated rate was 215.0.
In 1997, the observed rate was 208.8. The estimated rate was 212.3.
In 1998, the observed rate was 208.2. The estimated rate was 209.7.
In 1999, the observed rate was 206.0. The estimated rate was 207.0.
In 2000, the observed rate was 206.3. The estimated rate was 204.4.
In 2001, the observed rate was 200.7. The estimated rate was 201.9.
In 2002, the observed rate was 201.2. The estimated rate was 199.4.
In 2003, the observed rate was 194.3. The estimated rate was 195.4.
In 2004, the observed rate was 189.8. The estimated rate was 191.4.
In 2005, the observed rate was 186.0. The estimated rate was 187.6.
In 2006, the observed rate was 187.3. The estimated rate was 183.8.
In 2007, the observed rate was 179.2. The estimated rate was 180.1.
In 2008, the observed rate was 176.9. The estimated rate was 176.5.
In 2009, the observed rate was 175.3. The estimated rate was 173.0.
In 2010, the observed rate was 169.9. The estimated rate was 169.5.
In 2011, the observed rate was 166.5. The estimated rate was 166.1.
In 2012, the observed rate was 163.0. The estimated rate was 162.8.
In 2013, the observed rate was 159.6. The estimated rate was 159.5.
In 2014, the observed rate was 155.0. The estimated rate was 156.3.
In 2015, the observed rate was 152.9. The estimated rate was 153.2.
In 2016, the observed rate was 150.0. The estimated rate was 150.1.
In 2017, the observed rate was 149.6. The estimated rate was 147.1.
In 2018, the observed rate was 143.1. The estimated rate was 144.1.
In 2019, the observed rate was 139.6. The estimated rate was 141.2.

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