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Historical Trends (2002-2017)

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

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

Line graph with 16 years and 2 segments
During 2002-2014, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -5.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -6.4 to -4.1.
During 2014-2017, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 6.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.9 to 18.0.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 203.5. The estimated rate was 209.7.
In 2003, the observed rate was 187.3. The estimated rate was 198.7.
In 2004, the observed rate was 184.7. The estimated rate was 188.2.
In 2005, the observed rate was 172.8. The estimated rate was 178.3.
In 2006, the observed rate was 176.6. The estimated rate was 169.0.
In 2007, the observed rate was 177.9. The estimated rate was 160.1.
In 2008, the observed rate was 146.5. The estimated rate was 151.7.
In 2009, the observed rate was 157.6. The estimated rate was 143.7.
In 2010, the observed rate was 140.8. The estimated rate was 136.1.
In 2011, the observed rate was 136.0. The estimated rate was 129.0.
In 2012, the observed rate was 107.2. The estimated rate was 122.2.
In 2013, the observed rate was 112.3. The estimated rate was 115.8.
In 2014, the observed rate was 103.1. The estimated rate was 109.7.
In 2015, the observed rate was 117.0. The estimated rate was 116.8.
In 2016, the observed rate was 126.6. The estimated rate was 124.4.
In 2017, the observed rate was 130.9. The estimated rate was 132.4.

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