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Historical Trends (1975-2018)

Mortality, United States, Childhood (Ages <20, All Sites), All Races (incl Hisp), Both Sexes

Mortality, United States, Childhood (Ages <20, All Sites), All Races (incl Hisp), Both Sexes

Line graph with 44 years and 2 segments
During 1975-1996, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -2.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.9 to -2.5.
During 1996-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.5 to -1.2.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 5.1. The estimated rate was 5.2.
In 1976, the observed rate was 5.1. The estimated rate was 5.0.
In 1977, the observed rate was 5.0. The estimated rate was 4.9.
In 1978, the observed rate was 4.6. The estimated rate was 4.8.
In 1979, the observed rate was 4.6. The estimated rate was 4.6.
In 1980, the observed rate was 4.6. The estimated rate was 4.5.
In 1981, the observed rate was 4.4. The estimated rate was 4.4.
In 1982, the observed rate was 4.5. The estimated rate was 4.3.
In 1983, the observed rate was 4.3. The estimated rate was 4.2.
In 1984, the observed rate was 3.9. The estimated rate was 4.1.
In 1985, the observed rate was 3.8. The estimated rate was 3.9.
In 1986, the observed rate was 3.8. The estimated rate was 3.8.
In 1987, the observed rate was 3.7. The estimated rate was 3.7.
In 1988, the observed rate was 3.6. The estimated rate was 3.6.
In 1989, the observed rate was 3.5. The estimated rate was 3.5.
In 1990, the observed rate was 3.4. The estimated rate was 3.4.
In 1991, the observed rate was 3.4. The estimated rate was 3.4.
In 1992, the observed rate was 3.3. The estimated rate was 3.3.
In 1993, the observed rate was 3.3. The estimated rate was 3.2.
In 1994, the observed rate was 3.1. The estimated rate was 3.1.
In 1995, the observed rate was 3.0. The estimated rate was 3.0.
In 1996, the observed rate was 2.9. The estimated rate was 2.9.
In 1997, the observed rate was 2.9. The estimated rate was 2.9.
In 1998, the observed rate was 2.7. The estimated rate was 2.8.
In 1999, the observed rate was 2.8. The estimated rate was 2.8.
In 2000, the observed rate was 2.8. The estimated rate was 2.8.
In 2001, the observed rate was 2.8. The estimated rate was 2.7.
In 2002, the observed rate was 2.8. The estimated rate was 2.7.
In 2003, the observed rate was 2.7. The estimated rate was 2.7.
In 2004, the observed rate was 2.7. The estimated rate was 2.6.
In 2005, the observed rate was 2.7. The estimated rate was 2.6.
In 2006, the observed rate was 2.5. The estimated rate was 2.6.
In 2007, the observed rate was 2.5. The estimated rate was 2.5.
In 2008, the observed rate was 2.4. The estimated rate was 2.5.
In 2009, the observed rate was 2.3. The estimated rate was 2.5.
In 2010, the observed rate was 2.3. The estimated rate was 2.4.
In 2011, the observed rate was 2.3. The estimated rate was 2.4.
In 2012, the observed rate was 2.4. The estimated rate was 2.4.
In 2013, the observed rate was 2.3. The estimated rate was 2.3.
In 2014, the observed rate was 2.2. The estimated rate was 2.3.
In 2015, the observed rate was 2.3. The estimated rate was 2.3.
In 2016, the observed rate was 2.3. The estimated rate was 2.2.
In 2017, the observed rate was 2.2. The estimated rate was 2.2.
In 2018, the observed rate was 2.2. The estimated rate was 2.2.

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