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Historical Trends (2002-2018)

Incidence, United States, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), Ages 65+, Both Sexes

Incidence, United States, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), Ages 65+, Both Sexes

Line graph with 17 years and 2 segments
During 2002-2007, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -0.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.8 to 0.6.
During 2007-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.4 to -1.0.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 2,246.7. The estimated rate was 2,220.9.
In 2003, the observed rate was 2,208.0. The estimated rate was 2,218.5.
In 2004, the observed rate was 2,198.4. The estimated rate was 2,216.1.
In 2005, the observed rate was 2,199.2. The estimated rate was 2,213.7.
In 2006, the observed rate was 2,208.8. The estimated rate was 2,211.3.
In 2007, the observed rate was 2,224.9. The estimated rate was 2,208.9.
In 2008, the observed rate was 2,197.1. The estimated rate was 2,181.6.
In 2009, the observed rate was 2,164.3. The estimated rate was 2,154.5.
In 2010, the observed rate was 2,117.8. The estimated rate was 2,127.8.
In 2011, the observed rate was 2,121.2. The estimated rate was 2,101.5.
In 2012, the observed rate was 2,043.0. The estimated rate was 2,075.4.
In 2013, the observed rate was 2,037.5. The estimated rate was 2,049.7.
In 2014, the observed rate was 2,003.2. The estimated rate was 2,024.3.
In 2015, the observed rate was 2,007.3. The estimated rate was 1,999.3.
In 2016, the observed rate was 1,991.2. The estimated rate was 1,974.5.
In 2017, the observed rate was 1,974.8. The estimated rate was 1,950.0.
In 2018, the observed rate was 1,909.2. The estimated rate was 1,925.9.

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