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Historical Trends (1975-2018)

Mortality, Delaware, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), Ages 50+, Both Sexes

Mortality, Delaware, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), Ages 50+, Both Sexes

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During 1975-1991, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.5 to 1.3.
During 1991-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.7 to -1.4.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 680.7. The estimated rate was 710.0.
In 1976, the observed rate was 691.6. The estimated rate was 716.5.
In 1977, the observed rate was 730.3. The estimated rate was 723.1.
In 1978, the observed rate was 775.7. The estimated rate was 729.8.
In 1979, the observed rate was 719.8. The estimated rate was 736.5.
In 1980, the observed rate was 736.5. The estimated rate was 743.3.
In 1981, the observed rate was 797.9. The estimated rate was 750.2.
In 1982, the observed rate was 749.1. The estimated rate was 757.1.
In 1983, the observed rate was 757.2. The estimated rate was 764.1.
In 1984, the observed rate was 755.9. The estimated rate was 771.2.
In 1985, the observed rate was 777.4. The estimated rate was 778.3.
In 1986, the observed rate was 792.4. The estimated rate was 785.5.
In 1987, the observed rate was 800.7. The estimated rate was 792.7.
In 1988, the observed rate was 809.0. The estimated rate was 800.0.
In 1989, the observed rate was 798.6. The estimated rate was 807.4.
In 1990, the observed rate was 811.6. The estimated rate was 814.9.
In 1991, the observed rate was 795.1. The estimated rate was 822.4.
In 1992, the observed rate was 794.0. The estimated rate was 809.6.
In 1993, the observed rate was 806.9. The estimated rate was 796.9.
In 1994, the observed rate was 788.3. The estimated rate was 784.5.
In 1995, the observed rate was 782.2. The estimated rate was 772.3.
In 1996, the observed rate was 777.5. The estimated rate was 760.2.
In 1997, the observed rate was 752.7. The estimated rate was 748.4.
In 1998, the observed rate was 721.1. The estimated rate was 736.7.
In 1999, the observed rate was 750.8. The estimated rate was 725.2.
In 2000, the observed rate was 674.3. The estimated rate was 713.9.
In 2001, the observed rate was 744.3. The estimated rate was 702.8.
In 2002, the observed rate was 647.0. The estimated rate was 691.8.
In 2003, the observed rate was 673.2. The estimated rate was 681.0.
In 2004, the observed rate was 700.8. The estimated rate was 670.4.
In 2005, the observed rate was 674.8. The estimated rate was 659.9.
In 2006, the observed rate was 635.4. The estimated rate was 649.6.
In 2007, the observed rate was 638.5. The estimated rate was 639.5.
In 2008, the observed rate was 648.7. The estimated rate was 629.5.
In 2009, the observed rate was 598.2. The estimated rate was 619.7.
In 2010, the observed rate was 615.1. The estimated rate was 610.0.
In 2011, the observed rate was 594.7. The estimated rate was 600.5.
In 2012, the observed rate was 591.2. The estimated rate was 591.2.
In 2013, the observed rate was 563.8. The estimated rate was 581.9.
In 2014, the observed rate was 569.6. The estimated rate was 572.9.
In 2015, the observed rate was 567.0. The estimated rate was 563.9.
In 2016, the observed rate was 573.5. The estimated rate was 555.1.
In 2017, the observed rate was 543.3. The estimated rate was 546.5.
In 2018, the observed rate was 536.0. The estimated rate was 537.9.

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