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Historical Trends (1975-2019)

Mortality, United States, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Female

Mortality, United States, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Female

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During 1975-1990, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.5 to 0.6.
During 1990-1995, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -0.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.5 to 0.1.
During 1995-1998, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.1 to -0.3.
During 1998-2001, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -0.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.3 to 0.5.
During 2001-2016, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.4 to -1.3.
During 2016-2019, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -2.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.5 to -1.6.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 160.0. The estimated rate was 160.8.
In 1976, the observed rate was 162.7. The estimated rate was 161.7.
In 1977, the observed rate was 162.9. The estimated rate was 162.7.
In 1978, the observed rate was 163.8. The estimated rate was 163.6.
In 1979, the observed rate was 163.1. The estimated rate was 164.5.
In 1980, the observed rate was 165.8. The estimated rate was 165.5.
In 1981, the observed rate was 165.9. The estimated rate was 166.4.
In 1982, the observed rate was 167.4. The estimated rate was 167.4.
In 1983, the observed rate was 168.3. The estimated rate was 168.3.
In 1984, the observed rate was 170.5. The estimated rate was 169.3.
In 1985, the observed rate was 171.0. The estimated rate was 170.3.
In 1986, the observed rate was 171.6. The estimated rate was 171.2.
In 1987, the observed rate was 171.5. The estimated rate was 172.2.
In 1988, the observed rate was 172.5. The estimated rate was 173.2.
In 1989, the observed rate was 174.3. The estimated rate was 174.2.
In 1990, the observed rate was 174.7. The estimated rate was 175.2.
In 1991, the observed rate was 175.3. The estimated rate was 174.9.
In 1992, the observed rate was 174.4. The estimated rate was 174.5.
In 1993, the observed rate was 174.6. The estimated rate was 174.2.
In 1994, the observed rate was 174.1. The estimated rate was 173.9.
In 1995, the observed rate was 173.4. The estimated rate was 173.5.
In 1996, the observed rate was 171.2. The estimated rate was 171.4.
In 1997, the observed rate was 169.0. The estimated rate was 169.4.
In 1998, the observed rate was 166.9. The estimated rate was 167.3.
In 1999, the observed rate was 167.2. The estimated rate was 166.6.
In 2000, the observed rate was 166.7. The estimated rate was 166.0.
In 2001, the observed rate was 164.6. The estimated rate was 165.3.
In 2002, the observed rate was 163.4. The estimated rate was 163.0.
In 2003, the observed rate was 161.2. The estimated rate was 160.7.
In 2004, the observed rate was 157.9. The estimated rate was 158.5.
In 2005, the observed rate was 156.5. The estimated rate was 156.3.
In 2006, the observed rate was 154.6. The estimated rate was 154.1.
In 2007, the observed rate was 152.0. The estimated rate was 152.0.
In 2008, the observed rate was 149.3. The estimated rate was 149.9.
In 2009, the observed rate was 147.1. The estimated rate was 147.8.
In 2010, the observed rate was 145.7. The estimated rate was 145.7.
In 2011, the observed rate was 143.6. The estimated rate was 143.7.
In 2012, the observed rate was 141.9. The estimated rate was 141.7.
In 2013, the observed rate was 139.4. The estimated rate was 139.7.
In 2014, the observed rate was 138.1. The estimated rate was 137.8.
In 2015, the observed rate was 136.1. The estimated rate was 135.9.
In 2016, the observed rate was 134.2. The estimated rate was 134.0.
In 2017, the observed rate was 131.4. The estimated rate was 131.3.
In 2018, the observed rate was 128.6. The estimated rate was 128.6.
In 2019, the observed rate was 125.9. The estimated rate was 126.0.

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