Return to Home Historical Trends > Interpret

Interpretation of Historical Trends Data

Historical Trends (2002-2019)

Incidence, Maryland, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Male

Incidence, Maryland, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Male

Line graph with 18 years and 4 segments
During 2002-2004, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -6.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -10.4 to -2.4.
During 2004-2008, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 1.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.1 to 3.2.
During 2008-2012, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -2.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.5 to -0.5.
During 2012-2019, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -0.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.8 to 0.2.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 601.2. The estimated rate was 610.8.
In 2003, the observed rate was 589.6. The estimated rate was 571.2.
In 2004, the observed rate was 527.0. The estimated rate was 534.2.
In 2005, the observed rate was 538.0. The estimated rate was 539.7.
In 2006, the observed rate was 537.0. The estimated rate was 545.2.
In 2007, the observed rate was 564.0. The estimated rate was 550.9.
In 2008, the observed rate was 555.6. The estimated rate was 556.5.
In 2009, the observed rate was 530.0. The estimated rate was 542.5.
In 2010, the observed rate was 536.6. The estimated rate was 528.7.
In 2011, the observed rate was 519.2. The estimated rate was 515.4.
In 2012, the observed rate was 495.0. The estimated rate was 502.3.
In 2013, the observed rate was 508.4. The estimated rate was 500.8.
In 2014, the observed rate was 494.2. The estimated rate was 499.3.
In 2015, the observed rate was 499.9. The estimated rate was 497.8.
In 2016, the observed rate was 495.1. The estimated rate was 496.3.
In 2017, the observed rate was 495.7. The estimated rate was 494.8.
In 2018, the observed rate was 492.0. The estimated rate was 493.3.
In 2019, the observed rate was 492.3. The estimated rate was 491.8.

Notes: