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Historical Trends (2002-2017)

Incidence, Maine, Prostate, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Male

Incidence, Maine, Prostate, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Male

Line graph with 16 years and 3 segments
During 2002-2007, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -0.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.7 to 4.6.
During 2007-2013, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -10.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -14.8 to -5.7.
During 2013-2017, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 1.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.9 to 9.6.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 168.7. The estimated rate was 167.7.
In 2003, the observed rate was 166.0. The estimated rate was 167.5.
In 2004, the observed rate was 172.8. The estimated rate was 167.3.
In 2005, the observed rate was 155.5. The estimated rate was 167.1.
In 2006, the observed rate was 173.4. The estimated rate was 166.9.
In 2007, the observed rate was 166.8. The estimated rate was 166.6.
In 2008, the observed rate was 152.3. The estimated rate was 149.4.
In 2009, the observed rate was 119.3. The estimated rate was 133.9.
In 2010, the observed rate was 123.3. The estimated rate was 120.0.
In 2011, the observed rate was 119.1. The estimated rate was 107.6.
In 2012, the observed rate was 97.2. The estimated rate was 96.4.
In 2013, the observed rate was 82.4. The estimated rate was 86.4.
In 2014, the observed rate was 87.0. The estimated rate was 87.8.
In 2015, the observed rate was 90.3. The estimated rate was 89.1.
In 2016, the observed rate was 82.7. The estimated rate was 90.5.
In 2017, the observed rate was 96.9. The estimated rate was 91.9.

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