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Historical Trends (1975-2015)

Mortality, Georgia, All Cancer Sites, White (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Mortality, Georgia, All Cancer Sites, White (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Line graph with 41 years and 3 segments
During 1975-1988, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 1.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.9 to 1.4.
During 1988-2001, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -0.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.8 to -0.3.
During 2001-2015, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.5 to -1.2.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 177.5. The estimated rate was 179.4.
In 1976, the observed rate was 182.9. The estimated rate was 181.5.
In 1977, the observed rate was 185.2. The estimated rate was 183.7.
In 1978, the observed rate was 187.7. The estimated rate was 185.9.
In 1979, the observed rate was 185.2. The estimated rate was 188.1.
In 1980, the observed rate was 188.8. The estimated rate was 190.3.
In 1981, the observed rate was 193.7. The estimated rate was 192.6.
In 1982, the observed rate was 193.8. The estimated rate was 194.9.
In 1983, the observed rate was 195.5. The estimated rate was 197.2.
In 1984, the observed rate was 201.7. The estimated rate was 199.5.
In 1985, the observed rate was 203.7. The estimated rate was 201.9.
In 1986, the observed rate was 206.6. The estimated rate was 204.3.
In 1987, the observed rate was 205.0. The estimated rate was 206.7.
In 1988, the observed rate was 209.8. The estimated rate was 209.2.
In 1989, the observed rate was 208.6. The estimated rate was 208.0.
In 1990, the observed rate was 201.2. The estimated rate was 206.9.
In 1991, the observed rate was 205.3. The estimated rate was 205.7.
In 1992, the observed rate was 205.5. The estimated rate was 204.6.
In 1993, the observed rate was 206.9. The estimated rate was 203.4.
In 1994, the observed rate was 202.7. The estimated rate was 202.3.
In 1995, the observed rate was 205.6. The estimated rate was 201.2.
In 1996, the observed rate was 196.0. The estimated rate was 200.1.
In 1997, the observed rate was 197.7. The estimated rate was 199.0.
In 1998, the observed rate was 196.4. The estimated rate was 197.9.
In 1999, the observed rate was 192.7. The estimated rate was 196.8.
In 2000, the observed rate was 199.7. The estimated rate was 195.7.
In 2001, the observed rate was 196.0. The estimated rate was 194.6.
In 2002, the observed rate was 192.0. The estimated rate was 191.9.
In 2003, the observed rate was 189.3. The estimated rate was 189.3.
In 2004, the observed rate was 190.3. The estimated rate was 186.7.
In 2005, the observed rate was 184.6. The estimated rate was 184.1.
In 2006, the observed rate was 180.5. The estimated rate was 181.5.
In 2007, the observed rate was 181.0. The estimated rate was 179.0.
In 2008, the observed rate was 170.4. The estimated rate was 176.6.
In 2009, the observed rate was 173.0. The estimated rate was 174.1.
In 2010, the observed rate was 170.9. The estimated rate was 171.7.
In 2011, the observed rate was 168.9. The estimated rate was 169.3.
In 2012, the observed rate was 165.9. The estimated rate was 167.0.
In 2013, the observed rate was 166.4. The estimated rate was 164.7.
In 2014, the observed rate was 162.8. The estimated rate was 162.4.
In 2015, the observed rate was 161.9. The estimated rate was 160.2.

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