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Historical Trends (1975-2019)

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

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

Line graph with 45 years and 3 segments
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: -1.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.4 to -0.9.
During 2002-2019, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.0 to -1.8.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 216.3. The estimated rate was 214.3.
In 1976, the observed rate was 213.1. The estimated rate was 215.0.
In 1977, the observed rate was 210.9. The estimated rate was 215.7.
In 1978, the observed rate was 216.7. The estimated rate was 216.4.
In 1979, the observed rate was 215.1. The estimated rate was 217.1.
In 1980, the observed rate was 218.7. The estimated rate was 217.7.
In 1981, the observed rate was 217.5. The estimated rate was 218.4.
In 1982, the observed rate was 220.1. The estimated rate was 219.1.
In 1983, the observed rate was 224.8. The estimated rate was 219.8.
In 1984, the observed rate was 224.4. The estimated rate was 220.5.
In 1985, the observed rate was 221.6. The estimated rate was 221.2.
In 1986, the observed rate was 222.5. The estimated rate was 221.9.
In 1987, the observed rate was 223.3. The estimated rate was 222.6.
In 1988, the observed rate was 220.4. The estimated rate was 223.3.
In 1989, the observed rate was 225.6. The estimated rate was 224.0.
In 1990, the observed rate was 221.6. The estimated rate was 224.7.
In 1991, the observed rate was 225.1. 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 223.3. The estimated rate was 223.5.
In 1994, the observed rate was 219.5. The estimated rate was 220.9.
In 1995, the observed rate was 219.4. The estimated rate was 218.3.
In 1996, the observed rate was 215.8. The estimated rate was 215.8.
In 1997, the observed rate was 209.1. The estimated rate was 213.2.
In 1998, the observed rate was 209.1. The estimated rate was 210.7.
In 1999, the observed rate was 206.8. The estimated rate was 208.3.
In 2000, the observed rate was 207.8. The estimated rate was 205.8.
In 2001, the observed rate was 202.7. The estimated rate was 203.4.
In 2002, the observed rate was 203.0. The estimated rate was 201.0.
In 2003, the observed rate was 195.3. The estimated rate was 197.2.
In 2004, the observed rate was 192.7. The estimated rate was 193.5.
In 2005, the observed rate was 188.3. The estimated rate was 189.9.
In 2006, the observed rate was 189.9. The estimated rate was 186.3.
In 2007, the observed rate was 182.5. The estimated rate was 182.8.
In 2008, the observed rate was 179.5. The estimated rate was 179.3.
In 2009, the observed rate was 179.1. The estimated rate was 175.9.
In 2010, the observed rate was 172.7. The estimated rate was 172.6.
In 2011, the observed rate was 169.7. The estimated rate was 169.4.
In 2012, the observed rate was 166.4. The estimated rate was 166.2.
In 2013, the observed rate was 163.4. The estimated rate was 163.0.
In 2014, the observed rate was 158.5. The estimated rate was 160.0.
In 2015, the observed rate was 157.1. The estimated rate was 156.9.
In 2016, the observed rate was 154.1. The estimated rate was 154.0.
In 2017, the observed rate was 153.0. The estimated rate was 151.1.
In 2018, the observed rate was 147.0. The estimated rate was 148.2.
In 2019, the observed rate was 143.7. The estimated rate was 145.4.

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