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Historical Trends (2002-2018)

Incidence, Alabama, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), Ages <65, Both Sexes

Incidence, Alabama, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), Ages <65, Both Sexes

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During 2002-2008, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 1.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.0 to 2.6.
During 2008-2013, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -1.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.4 to 1.2.
During 2013-2016, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 2.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.9 to 10.0.
During 2016-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -2.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -9.8 to 4.6.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 232.2. The estimated rate was 226.3.
In 2003, the observed rate was 219.7. The estimated rate was 229.3.
In 2004, the observed rate was 235.8. The estimated rate was 232.3.
In 2005, the observed rate was 234.0. The estimated rate was 235.4.
In 2006, the observed rate was 239.3. The estimated rate was 238.5.
In 2007, the observed rate was 241.5. The estimated rate was 241.7.
In 2008, the observed rate was 244.9. The estimated rate was 244.9.
In 2009, the observed rate was 241.9. The estimated rate was 242.1.
In 2010, the observed rate was 241.6. The estimated rate was 239.4.
In 2011, the observed rate was 233.7. The estimated rate was 236.6.
In 2012, the observed rate was 236.9. The estimated rate was 233.9.
In 2013, the observed rate was 230.5. The estimated rate was 231.2.
In 2014, the observed rate was 235.0. The estimated rate was 236.5.
In 2015, the observed rate was 242.5. The estimated rate was 241.8.
In 2016, the observed rate was 247.1. The estimated rate was 247.3.
In 2017, the observed rate was 240.7. The estimated rate was 240.2.
In 2018, the observed rate was 233.1. The estimated rate was 233.4.

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