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Historical Trends (1975-2019)

Mortality, Maryland, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), Ages 50+, Both Sexes

Mortality, Maryland, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), Ages 50+, Both Sexes

Line graph with 45 years and 3 segments
During 1975-1990, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.3 to 0.6.
During 1990-1996, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.7 to -0.4.
During 1996-2019, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.8 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.9 to -1.7.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 722.2. The estimated rate was 744.6.
In 1976, the observed rate was 751.3. The estimated rate was 748.0.
In 1977, the observed rate was 750.6. The estimated rate was 751.4.
In 1978, the observed rate was 767.3. The estimated rate was 754.8.
In 1979, the observed rate was 751.8. The estimated rate was 758.3.
In 1980, the observed rate was 758.8. The estimated rate was 761.7.
In 1981, the observed rate was 768.6. The estimated rate was 765.2.
In 1982, the observed rate was 787.4. The estimated rate was 768.7.
In 1983, the observed rate was 778.3. The estimated rate was 772.2.
In 1984, the observed rate was 772.8. The estimated rate was 775.7.
In 1985, the observed rate was 780.6. The estimated rate was 779.2.
In 1986, the observed rate was 789.1. The estimated rate was 782.8.
In 1987, the observed rate was 778.6. The estimated rate was 786.4.
In 1988, the observed rate was 787.7. The estimated rate was 790.0.
In 1989, the observed rate was 789.7. The estimated rate was 793.6.
In 1990, the observed rate was 800.9. The estimated rate was 797.2.
In 1991, the observed rate was 782.6. The estimated rate was 788.7.
In 1992, the observed rate was 780.4. The estimated rate was 780.4.
In 1993, the observed rate was 765.0. The estimated rate was 772.1.
In 1994, the observed rate was 767.7. The estimated rate was 763.9.
In 1995, the observed rate was 756.8. The estimated rate was 755.8.
In 1996, the observed rate was 746.9. The estimated rate was 747.8.
In 1997, the observed rate was 726.4. The estimated rate was 734.3.
In 1998, the observed rate was 719.5. The estimated rate was 721.0.
In 1999, the observed rate was 702.4. The estimated rate was 708.0.
In 2000, the observed rate was 699.6. The estimated rate was 695.2.
In 2001, the observed rate was 688.5. The estimated rate was 682.6.
In 2002, the observed rate was 677.2. The estimated rate was 670.3.
In 2003, the observed rate was 661.6. The estimated rate was 658.2.
In 2004, the observed rate was 639.6. The estimated rate was 646.3.
In 2005, the observed rate was 638.1. The estimated rate was 634.6.
In 2006, the observed rate was 628.6. The estimated rate was 623.1.
In 2007, the observed rate was 608.1. The estimated rate was 611.9.
In 2008, the observed rate was 606.1. The estimated rate was 600.8.
In 2009, the observed rate was 593.4. The estimated rate was 590.0.
In 2010, the observed rate was 572.3. The estimated rate was 579.3.
In 2011, the observed rate was 557.4. The estimated rate was 568.8.
In 2012, the observed rate was 558.8. The estimated rate was 558.6.
In 2013, the observed rate was 551.7. The estimated rate was 548.5.
In 2014, the observed rate was 544.0. The estimated rate was 538.6.
In 2015, the observed rate was 523.2. The estimated rate was 528.8.
In 2016, the observed rate was 526.9. The estimated rate was 519.3.
In 2017, the observed rate was 509.8. The estimated rate was 509.9.
In 2018, the observed rate was 502.1. The estimated rate was 500.7.
In 2019, the observed rate was 485.8. The estimated rate was 491.6.

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