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Historical Trends (1975-2019)

Mortality, District of Columbia, All Cancer Sites, White (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Mortality, District of Columbia, All Cancer Sites, White (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

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During 1975-1979, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 4.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.5 to 7.8.
During 1979-1983, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -3.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -9.0 to 2.2.
During 1983-1989, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 0.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.8 to 3.8.
During 1989-2006, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.8 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.3 to -1.3.
During 2006-2017, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -4.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.2 to -2.9.
During 2017-2019, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 5.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -9.1 to 21.8.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 197.8. The estimated rate was 189.4.
In 1976, the observed rate was 186.8. The estimated rate was 197.2.
In 1977, the observed rate was 203.8. The estimated rate was 205.3.
In 1978, the observed rate was 211.8. The estimated rate was 213.7.
In 1979, the observed rate was 227.4. The estimated rate was 222.6.
In 1980, the observed rate was 210.4. The estimated rate was 214.6.
In 1981, the observed rate was 215.7. The estimated rate was 206.9.
In 1982, the observed rate was 195.3. The estimated rate was 199.5.
In 1983, the observed rate was 188.8. The estimated rate was 192.3.
In 1984, the observed rate was 188.8. The estimated rate was 194.1.
In 1985, the observed rate was 203.6. The estimated rate was 196.0.
In 1986, the observed rate was 208.7. The estimated rate was 197.8.
In 1987, the observed rate was 197.2. The estimated rate was 199.7.
In 1988, the observed rate was 187.4. The estimated rate was 201.6.
In 1989, the observed rate was 218.0. The estimated rate was 203.5.
In 1990, the observed rate was 208.5. The estimated rate was 199.9.
In 1991, the observed rate was 195.7. The estimated rate was 196.3.
In 1992, the observed rate was 185.5. The estimated rate was 192.8.
In 1993, the observed rate was 184.6. The estimated rate was 189.4.
In 1994, the observed rate was 180.3. The estimated rate was 186.0.
In 1995, the observed rate was 183.9. The estimated rate was 182.7.
In 1996, the observed rate was 172.6. The estimated rate was 179.4.
In 1997, the observed rate was 171.2. The estimated rate was 176.2.
In 1998, the observed rate was 175.4. The estimated rate was 173.1.
In 1999, the observed rate was 168.4. The estimated rate was 170.0.
In 2000, the observed rate was 166.1. The estimated rate was 166.9.
In 2001, the observed rate was 182.7. The estimated rate was 164.0.
In 2002, the observed rate was 151.8. The estimated rate was 161.0.
In 2003, the observed rate was 148.6. The estimated rate was 158.2.
In 2004, the observed rate was 147.8. The estimated rate was 155.3.
In 2005, the observed rate was 153.2. The estimated rate was 152.6.
In 2006, the observed rate was 161.9. The estimated rate was 149.8.
In 2007, the observed rate was 145.0. The estimated rate was 143.8.
In 2008, the observed rate was 134.2. The estimated rate was 137.9.
In 2009, the observed rate was 134.8. The estimated rate was 132.3.
In 2010, the observed rate was 136.3. The estimated rate was 127.0.
In 2011, the observed rate was 109.3. The estimated rate was 121.8.
In 2012, the observed rate was 121.5. The estimated rate was 116.9.
In 2013, the observed rate was 112.7. The estimated rate was 112.1.
In 2014, the observed rate was 105.0. The estimated rate was 107.6.
In 2015, the observed rate was 105.2. The estimated rate was 103.2.
In 2016, the observed rate was 100.9. The estimated rate was 99.0.
In 2017, the observed rate was 91.5. The estimated rate was 95.0.
In 2018, the observed rate was 101.3. The estimated rate was 100.0.
In 2019, the observed rate was 104.5. The estimated rate was 105.2.

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