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Historical Trends (2002-2018)

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

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

Line graph with 17 years and 2 segments
During 2002-2008, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 1.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.3 to 2.3.
During 2008-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.6 to -0.4.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 261.5. The estimated rate was 251.4.
In 2003, the observed rate was 248.8. The estimated rate was 253.8.
In 2004, the observed rate was 246.6. The estimated rate was 256.3.
In 2005, the observed rate was 259.5. The estimated rate was 258.8.
In 2006, the observed rate was 260.4. The estimated rate was 261.4.
In 2007, the observed rate was 267.8. The estimated rate was 263.9.
In 2008, the observed rate was 265.5. The estimated rate was 266.5.
In 2009, the observed rate was 260.2. The estimated rate was 263.8.
In 2010, the observed rate was 258.9. The estimated rate was 261.1.
In 2011, the observed rate was 263.0. The estimated rate was 258.4.
In 2012, the observed rate was 253.7. The estimated rate was 255.7.
In 2013, the observed rate was 260.1. The estimated rate was 253.1.
In 2014, the observed rate was 249.0. The estimated rate was 250.5.
In 2015, the observed rate was 252.9. The estimated rate was 247.9.
In 2016, the observed rate was 250.5. The estimated rate was 245.4.
In 2017, the observed rate was 233.1. The estimated rate was 242.9.
In 2018, the observed rate was 238.9. The estimated rate was 240.4.

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