Return to Home Historical Trends > Interpret

Interpretation of Historical Trends Data

Historical Trends (1975-2019)

Mortality, Delaware, All Cancer Sites, White (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Mortality, Delaware, All Cancer Sites, White (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Line graph with 45 years and 2 segments
During 1975-1992, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.1 to 0.9.
During 1992-2019, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.6 to -1.3.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 199.6. The estimated rate was 213.7.
In 1976, the observed rate was 206.9. The estimated rate was 214.8.
In 1977, the observed rate was 213.0. The estimated rate was 216.0.
In 1978, the observed rate was 229.3. The estimated rate was 217.1.
In 1979, the observed rate was 217.4. The estimated rate was 218.3.
In 1980, the observed rate was 215.4. The estimated rate was 219.5.
In 1981, the observed rate was 241.9. The estimated rate was 220.6.
In 1982, the observed rate was 224.8. The estimated rate was 221.8.
In 1983, the observed rate was 222.8. The estimated rate was 223.0.
In 1984, the observed rate was 221.6. The estimated rate was 224.2.
In 1985, the observed rate was 223.0. The estimated rate was 225.4.
In 1986, the observed rate was 229.6. The estimated rate was 226.6.
In 1987, the observed rate was 227.6. The estimated rate was 227.8.
In 1988, the observed rate was 235.0. The estimated rate was 229.0.
In 1989, the observed rate was 222.8. The estimated rate was 230.3.
In 1990, the observed rate was 232.2. The estimated rate was 231.5.
In 1991, the observed rate was 226.2. The estimated rate was 232.7.
In 1992, the observed rate was 229.7. The estimated rate was 234.0.
In 1993, the observed rate was 228.6. The estimated rate was 230.6.
In 1994, the observed rate was 231.8. The estimated rate was 227.3.
In 1995, the observed rate was 221.3. The estimated rate was 224.1.
In 1996, the observed rate was 220.8. The estimated rate was 220.9.
In 1997, the observed rate was 216.2. The estimated rate was 217.7.
In 1998, the observed rate was 214.5. The estimated rate was 214.6.
In 1999, the observed rate was 214.6. The estimated rate was 211.5.
In 2000, the observed rate was 198.2. The estimated rate was 208.5.
In 2001, the observed rate was 217.9. The estimated rate was 205.5.
In 2002, the observed rate was 191.8. The estimated rate was 202.6.
In 2003, the observed rate was 194.6. The estimated rate was 199.7.
In 2004, the observed rate was 207.9. The estimated rate was 196.8.
In 2005, the observed rate was 196.8. The estimated rate was 194.0.
In 2006, the observed rate was 187.6. The estimated rate was 191.2.
In 2007, the observed rate was 195.1. The estimated rate was 188.5.
In 2008, the observed rate was 193.8. The estimated rate was 185.8.
In 2009, the observed rate was 176.6. The estimated rate was 183.1.
In 2010, the observed rate was 184.4. The estimated rate was 180.5.
In 2011, the observed rate was 180.0. The estimated rate was 177.9.
In 2012, the observed rate was 172.3. The estimated rate was 175.4.
In 2013, the observed rate was 169.0. The estimated rate was 172.9.
In 2014, the observed rate was 166.4. The estimated rate was 170.4.
In 2015, the observed rate was 169.0. The estimated rate was 168.0.
In 2016, the observed rate was 175.5. The estimated rate was 165.5.
In 2017, the observed rate was 158.9. The estimated rate was 163.2.
In 2018, the observed rate was 161.9. The estimated rate was 160.8.
In 2019, the observed rate was 152.2. The estimated rate was 158.5.

Notes: