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Historical Trends (1975-2019)

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

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

Line graph with 45 years and 4 segments
During 1975-1985, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.4 to 0.7.
During 1985-1994, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -0.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.7 to -0.3.
During 1994-2015, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.5 to -1.3.
During 2015-2019, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -2.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.6 to -1.3.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 198.8. The estimated rate was 199.7.
In 1976, the observed rate was 201.1. The estimated rate was 200.8.
In 1977, the observed rate was 201.9. The estimated rate was 201.9.
In 1978, the observed rate was 204.5. The estimated rate was 203.0.
In 1979, the observed rate was 202.9. The estimated rate was 204.1.
In 1980, the observed rate was 205.1. The estimated rate was 205.2.
In 1981, the observed rate was 204.9. The estimated rate was 206.4.
In 1982, the observed rate was 211.2. The estimated rate was 207.5.
In 1983, the observed rate was 207.2. The estimated rate was 208.6.
In 1984, the observed rate was 210.5. The estimated rate was 209.8.
In 1985, the observed rate was 210.1. The estimated rate was 210.9.
In 1986, the observed rate was 209.8. The estimated rate was 209.8.
In 1987, the observed rate was 209.6. The estimated rate was 208.8.
In 1988, the observed rate was 207.1. The estimated rate was 207.7.
In 1989, the observed rate was 205.4. The estimated rate was 206.7.
In 1990, the observed rate was 205.3. The estimated rate was 205.6.
In 1991, the observed rate was 206.2. The estimated rate was 204.6.
In 1992, the observed rate was 202.4. The estimated rate was 203.6.
In 1993, the observed rate was 202.5. The estimated rate was 202.5.
In 1994, the observed rate was 202.3. The estimated rate was 201.5.
In 1995, the observed rate was 199.0. The estimated rate was 198.7.
In 1996, the observed rate was 193.7. The estimated rate was 195.9.
In 1997, the observed rate was 193.3. The estimated rate was 193.2.
In 1998, the observed rate was 187.4. The estimated rate was 190.5.
In 1999, the observed rate was 189.0. The estimated rate was 187.8.
In 2000, the observed rate was 185.4. The estimated rate was 185.2.
In 2001, the observed rate was 184.3. The estimated rate was 182.6.
In 2002, the observed rate was 182.3. The estimated rate was 180.1.
In 2003, the observed rate was 178.5. The estimated rate was 177.6.
In 2004, the observed rate was 173.4. The estimated rate was 175.1.
In 2005, the observed rate was 173.8. The estimated rate was 172.6.
In 2006, the observed rate was 170.3. The estimated rate was 170.2.
In 2007, the observed rate was 169.0. The estimated rate was 167.8.
In 2008, the observed rate was 163.8. The estimated rate was 165.5.
In 2009, the observed rate was 164.0. The estimated rate was 163.2.
In 2010, the observed rate was 161.2. The estimated rate was 160.9.
In 2011, the observed rate was 157.4. The estimated rate was 158.6.
In 2012, the observed rate was 157.4. The estimated rate was 156.4.
In 2013, the observed rate was 153.8. The estimated rate was 154.2.
In 2014, the observed rate was 151.5. The estimated rate was 152.1.
In 2015, the observed rate was 149.7. The estimated rate was 150.0.
In 2016, the observed rate was 146.9. The estimated rate was 147.0.
In 2017, the observed rate was 144.0. The estimated rate was 144.1.
In 2018, the observed rate was 141.4. The estimated rate was 141.3.
In 2019, the observed rate was 138.4. The estimated rate was 138.5.

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