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Historical Trends (2002-2018)

Incidence, Delaware, Prostate, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Male

Incidence, Delaware, Prostate, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Male

Line graph with 17 years and 4 segments
During 2002-2004, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -10.8 with a 95% confidence interval from -20.1 to -0.4.
During 2004-2007, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 8.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.1 to 21.2.
During 2007-2014, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -7.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -8.7 to -5.4.
During 2014-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -0.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.6 to 3.2.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 200.7. The estimated rate was 201.1.
In 2003, the observed rate was 180.0. The estimated rate was 179.3.
In 2004, the observed rate was 161.8. The estimated rate was 159.9.
In 2005, the observed rate was 162.3. The estimated rate was 174.2.
In 2006, the observed rate was 205.4. The estimated rate was 189.8.
In 2007, the observed rate was 208.6. The estimated rate was 206.8.
In 2008, the observed rate was 189.0. The estimated rate was 192.1.
In 2009, the observed rate was 172.7. The estimated rate was 178.5.
In 2010, the observed rate was 156.8. The estimated rate was 165.9.
In 2011, the observed rate was 159.1. The estimated rate was 154.1.
In 2012, the observed rate was 147.7. The estimated rate was 143.2.
In 2013, the observed rate was 133.3. The estimated rate was 133.1.
In 2014, the observed rate was 120.3. The estimated rate was 123.6.
In 2015, the observed rate was 126.0. The estimated rate was 123.3.
In 2016, the observed rate was 121.9. The estimated rate was 122.9.
In 2017, the observed rate was 126.1. The estimated rate was 122.6.
In 2018, the observed rate was 119.5. The estimated rate was 122.2.

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