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Historical Trends (2002-2018)

Incidence, District of Columbia, All Cancer Sites, Black (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Incidence, District of Columbia, All Cancer Sites, Black (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Line graph with 17 years and 4 segments
During 2002-2005, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -3.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -6.8 to 1.0.
During 2005-2011, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 1.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.0 to 3.7.
During 2011-2016, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -5.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -7.5 to -2.4.
During 2016-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 1.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -6.6 to 11.1.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 551.8. The estimated rate was 552.2.
In 2003, the observed rate was 536.2. The estimated rate was 535.8.
In 2004, the observed rate was 520.5. The estimated rate was 520.0.
In 2005, the observed rate was 504.6. The estimated rate was 504.6.
In 2006, the observed rate was 507.9. The estimated rate was 513.8.
In 2007, the observed rate was 541.0. The estimated rate was 523.2.
In 2008, the observed rate was 522.4. The estimated rate was 532.8.
In 2009, the observed rate was 541.6. The estimated rate was 542.5.
In 2010, the observed rate was 538.7. The estimated rate was 552.4.
In 2011, the observed rate was 579.5. The estimated rate was 562.6.
In 2012, the observed rate was 532.3. The estimated rate was 534.6.
In 2013, the observed rate was 491.1. The estimated rate was 508.1.
In 2014, the observed rate was 497.6. The estimated rate was 482.8.
In 2015, the observed rate was 460.7. The estimated rate was 458.8.
In 2016, the observed rate was 427.3. The estimated rate was 436.0.
In 2017, the observed rate was 454.3. The estimated rate was 444.2.
In 2018, the observed rate was 447.3. The estimated rate was 452.4.

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