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Historical Trends (2002-2018)

Incidence, Alabama, All Cancer Sites, Black (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Incidence, Alabama, All Cancer Sites, Black (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Line graph with 17 years and 2 segments
During 2002-2008, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 1.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.3 to 2.5.
During 2008-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.6 to -0.4.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 454.3. The estimated rate was 454.0.
In 2003, the observed rate was 443.2. The estimated rate was 458.7.
In 2004, the observed rate was 475.7. The estimated rate was 463.5.
In 2005, the observed rate was 484.4. The estimated rate was 468.4.
In 2006, the observed rate was 464.2. The estimated rate was 473.3.
In 2007, the observed rate was 471.6. The estimated rate was 478.2.
In 2008, the observed rate was 492.2. The estimated rate was 483.2.
In 2009, the observed rate was 486.7. The estimated rate was 478.3.
In 2010, the observed rate was 469.3. The estimated rate was 473.4.
In 2011, the observed rate was 467.1. The estimated rate was 468.6.
In 2012, the observed rate was 448.1. The estimated rate was 463.8.
In 2013, the observed rate was 461.2. The estimated rate was 459.1.
In 2014, the observed rate was 446.5. The estimated rate was 454.4.
In 2015, the observed rate was 441.5. The estimated rate was 449.7.
In 2016, the observed rate was 464.9. The estimated rate was 445.1.
In 2017, the observed rate was 441.3. The estimated rate was 440.6.
In 2018, the observed rate was 434.6. The estimated rate was 436.1.

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