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Historical Trends (1975-2019)

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

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

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During 1975-1990, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.4 to 0.5.
During 1990-1994, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -0.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.7 to 0.1.
During 1994-1998, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.6 to -0.8.
During 1998-2001, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -0.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.4 to 0.2.
During 2001-2016, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.4 to -1.4.
During 2016-2019, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -2.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.6 to -1.8.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 196.3. The estimated rate was 198.1.
In 1976, the observed rate was 199.4. The estimated rate was 199.0.
In 1977, the observed rate was 199.7. The estimated rate was 199.8.
In 1978, the observed rate was 201.1. The estimated rate was 200.6.
In 1979, the observed rate was 201.2. The estimated rate was 201.5.
In 1980, the observed rate was 203.3. The estimated rate was 202.3.
In 1981, the observed rate was 202.6. The estimated rate was 203.2.
In 1982, the observed rate was 204.5. The estimated rate was 204.0.
In 1983, the observed rate was 205.2. The estimated rate was 204.9.
In 1984, the observed rate was 206.7. The estimated rate was 205.7.
In 1985, the observed rate was 207.3. The estimated rate was 206.6.
In 1986, the observed rate was 207.7. The estimated rate was 207.5.
In 1987, the observed rate was 207.8. The estimated rate was 208.3.
In 1988, the observed rate was 208.5. The estimated rate was 209.2.
In 1989, the observed rate was 210.0. The estimated rate was 210.1.
In 1990, the observed rate was 210.4. The estimated rate was 211.0.
In 1991, the observed rate was 210.6. The estimated rate was 210.3.
In 1992, the observed rate was 209.2. The estimated rate was 209.6.
In 1993, the observed rate was 209.2. The estimated rate was 208.9.
In 1994, the observed rate was 207.8. The estimated rate was 208.2.
In 1995, the observed rate was 206.1. The estimated rate was 205.7.
In 1996, the observed rate was 203.4. The estimated rate was 203.1.
In 1997, the observed rate was 199.9. The estimated rate was 200.6.
In 1998, the observed rate was 197.6. The estimated rate was 198.1.
In 1999, the observed rate was 197.8. The estimated rate was 196.9.
In 2000, the observed rate was 196.4. The estimated rate was 195.7.
In 2001, the observed rate was 194.0. The estimated rate was 194.4.
In 2002, the observed rate was 192.4. The estimated rate was 191.7.
In 2003, the observed rate was 189.1. The estimated rate was 189.0.
In 2004, the observed rate was 185.2. The estimated rate was 186.3.
In 2005, the observed rate was 183.9. The estimated rate was 183.7.
In 2006, the observed rate was 181.1. The estimated rate was 181.1.
In 2007, the observed rate was 178.3. The estimated rate was 178.5.
In 2008, the observed rate was 175.7. The estimated rate was 176.0.
In 2009, the observed rate was 173.0. The estimated rate was 173.5.
In 2010, the observed rate was 171.4. The estimated rate was 171.1.
In 2011, the observed rate was 168.6. The estimated rate was 168.7.
In 2012, the observed rate was 166.5. The estimated rate was 166.3.
In 2013, the observed rate was 163.7. The estimated rate was 163.9.
In 2014, the observed rate was 162.0. The estimated rate was 161.6.
In 2015, the observed rate was 159.7. The estimated rate was 159.3.
In 2016, the observed rate was 156.8. The estimated rate was 157.1.
In 2017, the observed rate was 153.7. The estimated rate was 153.7.
In 2018, the observed rate was 150.3. The estimated rate was 150.3.
In 2019, the observed rate was 147.1. The estimated rate was 147.1.

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