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Historical Trends (2002-2017)

Incidence, Alabama, Lung & Bronchus, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Incidence, Alabama, Lung & Bronchus, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Line graph with 16 years and 2 segments
During 2002-2008, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 0.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.4 to 1.0.
During 2008-2017, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -2.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.7 to -2.0.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 76.5. The estimated rate was 75.6.
In 2003, the observed rate was 74.1. The estimated rate was 75.8.
In 2004, the observed rate was 77.8. The estimated rate was 76.0.
In 2005, the observed rate was 76.1. The estimated rate was 76.2.
In 2006, the observed rate was 75.3. The estimated rate was 76.4.
In 2007, the observed rate was 74.8. The estimated rate was 76.6.
In 2008, the observed rate was 78.2. The estimated rate was 76.8.
In 2009, the observed rate was 75.4. The estimated rate was 75.0.
In 2010, the observed rate was 73.2. The estimated rate was 73.3.
In 2011, the observed rate was 71.9. The estimated rate was 71.5.
In 2012, the observed rate was 70.3. The estimated rate was 69.8.
In 2013, the observed rate was 67.9. The estimated rate was 68.2.
In 2014, the observed rate was 66.0. The estimated rate was 66.6.
In 2015, the observed rate was 64.4. The estimated rate was 65.0.
In 2016, the observed rate was 64.5. The estimated rate was 63.5.
In 2017, the observed rate was 61.7. The estimated rate was 62.0.

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