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Historical Trends (2002-2019)

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

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

Line graph with 18 years and 2 segments
During 2002-2015, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.2 to -0.5.
During 2015-2019, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -6.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -11.2 to -1.6.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 73.4. The estimated rate was 83.3.
In 2003, the observed rate was 85.0. The estimated rate was 82.1.
In 2004, the observed rate was 82.0. The estimated rate was 81.0.
In 2005, the observed rate was 84.9. The estimated rate was 79.9.
In 2006, the observed rate was 86.0. The estimated rate was 78.9.
In 2007, the observed rate was 76.4. The estimated rate was 77.8.
In 2008, the observed rate was 77.1. The estimated rate was 76.8.
In 2009, the observed rate was 73.2. The estimated rate was 75.7.
In 2010, the observed rate was 70.6. The estimated rate was 74.7.
In 2011, the observed rate was 76.4. The estimated rate was 73.7.
In 2012, the observed rate was 69.4. The estimated rate was 72.7.
In 2013, the observed rate was 70.9. The estimated rate was 71.7.
In 2014, the observed rate was 68.3. The estimated rate was 70.8.
In 2015, the observed rate was 72.6. The estimated rate was 69.8.
In 2016, the observed rate was 67.9. The estimated rate was 65.3.
In 2017, the observed rate was 58.5. The estimated rate was 61.0.
In 2018, the observed rate was 58.6. The estimated rate was 57.0.
In 2019, the observed rate was 52.7. The estimated rate was 53.3.

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