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Historical Trends (1975-2015)

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

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

Line graph with 41 years and 3 segments
During 1975-1990, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.1 to 0.4.
During 1990-2001, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.5 to -1.0.
During 2001-2015, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.8 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.9 to -1.6.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 214.3. The estimated rate was 220.1.
In 1976, the observed rate was 222.6. The estimated rate was 220.6.
In 1977, the observed rate was 221.4. The estimated rate was 221.1.
In 1978, the observed rate was 224.5. The estimated rate was 221.7.
In 1979, the observed rate was 223.0. The estimated rate was 222.2.
In 1980, the observed rate was 221.1. The estimated rate was 222.8.
In 1981, the observed rate was 223.8. The estimated rate was 223.3.
In 1982, the observed rate was 224.3. The estimated rate was 223.8.
In 1983, the observed rate was 225.7. The estimated rate was 224.4.
In 1984, the observed rate was 225.8. The estimated rate was 224.9.
In 1985, the observed rate was 224.3. The estimated rate was 225.5.
In 1986, the observed rate was 227.2. The estimated rate was 226.0.
In 1987, the observed rate was 227.6. The estimated rate was 226.6.
In 1988, the observed rate was 225.8. The estimated rate was 227.1.
In 1989, the observed rate was 228.4. The estimated rate was 227.7.
In 1990, the observed rate was 228.3. The estimated rate was 228.2.
In 1991, the observed rate was 221.3. The estimated rate was 225.4.
In 1992, the observed rate was 222.8. The estimated rate was 222.6.
In 1993, the observed rate was 219.5. The estimated rate was 219.9.
In 1994, the observed rate was 218.0. The estimated rate was 217.1.
In 1995, the observed rate was 216.1. The estimated rate was 214.4.
In 1996, the observed rate was 214.4. The estimated rate was 211.8.
In 1997, the observed rate was 206.2. The estimated rate was 209.2.
In 1998, the observed rate was 206.8. The estimated rate was 206.6.
In 1999, the observed rate was 203.4. The estimated rate was 204.0.
In 2000, the observed rate was 201.7. The estimated rate was 201.5.
In 2001, the observed rate was 198.5. The estimated rate was 199.0.
In 2002, the observed rate was 196.3. The estimated rate was 195.4.
In 2003, the observed rate was 190.4. The estimated rate was 191.9.
In 2004, the observed rate was 186.1. The estimated rate was 188.5.
In 2005, the observed rate was 188.1. The estimated rate was 185.1.
In 2006, the observed rate was 184.2. The estimated rate was 181.8.
In 2007, the observed rate was 177.1. The estimated rate was 178.6.
In 2008, the observed rate was 175.2. The estimated rate was 175.4.
In 2009, the observed rate was 175.7. The estimated rate was 172.3.
In 2010, the observed rate was 166.1. The estimated rate was 169.2.
In 2011, the observed rate was 162.3. The estimated rate was 166.2.
In 2012, the observed rate was 164.5. The estimated rate was 163.2.
In 2013, the observed rate was 161.7. The estimated rate was 160.3.
In 2014, the observed rate was 160.5. The estimated rate was 157.4.
In 2015, the observed rate was 151.9. The estimated rate was 154.6.

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