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Historical Trends (1975-2019)

Mortality, Delaware, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Male

Mortality, Delaware, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Male

Line graph with 45 years and 2 segments
During 1975-1989, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.4 to 1.5.
During 1989-2019, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.1 to -1.8.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 276.3. The estimated rate was 289.8.
In 1976, the observed rate was 292.7. The estimated rate was 292.5.
In 1977, the observed rate was 302.1. The estimated rate was 295.2.
In 1978, the observed rate was 314.5. The estimated rate was 298.0.
In 1979, the observed rate was 293.6. The estimated rate was 300.8.
In 1980, the observed rate was 288.7. The estimated rate was 303.6.
In 1981, the observed rate was 324.9. The estimated rate was 306.4.
In 1982, the observed rate was 304.6. The estimated rate was 309.3.
In 1983, the observed rate was 311.1. The estimated rate was 312.2.
In 1984, the observed rate was 310.6. The estimated rate was 315.1.
In 1985, the observed rate was 329.9. The estimated rate was 318.0.
In 1986, the observed rate was 314.1. The estimated rate was 321.0.
In 1987, the observed rate was 325.6. The estimated rate was 324.0.
In 1988, the observed rate was 318.3. The estimated rate was 327.0.
In 1989, the observed rate was 323.9. The estimated rate was 330.1.
In 1990, the observed rate was 326.7. The estimated rate was 323.7.
In 1991, the observed rate was 308.1. The estimated rate was 317.4.
In 1992, the observed rate was 310.2. The estimated rate was 311.3.
In 1993, the observed rate was 316.9. The estimated rate was 305.3.
In 1994, the observed rate was 307.4. The estimated rate was 299.4.
In 1995, the observed rate was 297.2. The estimated rate was 293.6.
In 1996, the observed rate was 305.7. The estimated rate was 287.9.
In 1997, the observed rate was 277.9. The estimated rate was 282.4.
In 1998, the observed rate was 264.9. The estimated rate was 276.9.
In 1999, the observed rate was 277.2. The estimated rate was 271.5.
In 2000, the observed rate was 241.9. The estimated rate was 266.3.
In 2001, the observed rate was 270.0. The estimated rate was 261.1.
In 2002, the observed rate was 250.5. The estimated rate was 256.1.
In 2003, the observed rate was 249.7. The estimated rate was 251.1.
In 2004, the observed rate was 260.7. The estimated rate was 246.3.
In 2005, the observed rate was 243.3. The estimated rate was 241.5.
In 2006, the observed rate was 234.9. The estimated rate was 236.9.
In 2007, the observed rate was 228.9. The estimated rate was 232.3.
In 2008, the observed rate was 231.8. The estimated rate was 227.8.
In 2009, the observed rate was 216.9. The estimated rate was 223.4.
In 2010, the observed rate was 228.8. The estimated rate was 219.1.
In 2011, the observed rate was 208.9. The estimated rate was 214.8.
In 2012, the observed rate was 205.0. The estimated rate was 210.7.
In 2013, the observed rate was 203.4. The estimated rate was 206.6.
In 2014, the observed rate was 196.6. The estimated rate was 202.6.
In 2015, the observed rate was 194.5. The estimated rate was 198.7.
In 2016, the observed rate was 209.5. The estimated rate was 194.9.
In 2017, the observed rate was 190.6. The estimated rate was 191.1.
In 2018, the observed rate was 188.5. The estimated rate was 187.4.
In 2019, the observed rate was 182.6. The estimated rate was 183.8.

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