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Historical Trends (2002-2018)

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

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

Line graph with 17 years and 2 segments
During 2002-2014, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -5.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -6.3 to -4.0.
During 2014-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 5.8 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.5 to 12.6.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 203.7. The estimated rate was 209.4.
In 2003, the observed rate was 187.3. The estimated rate was 198.6.
In 2004, the observed rate was 184.9. The estimated rate was 188.3.
In 2005, the observed rate was 173.2. The estimated rate was 178.6.
In 2006, the observed rate was 177.0. The estimated rate was 169.3.
In 2007, the observed rate was 178.3. The estimated rate was 160.6.
In 2008, the observed rate was 147.0. The estimated rate was 152.3.
In 2009, the observed rate was 157.7. The estimated rate was 144.4.
In 2010, the observed rate was 141.7. The estimated rate was 136.9.
In 2011, the observed rate was 136.6. The estimated rate was 129.9.
In 2012, the observed rate was 107.2. The estimated rate was 123.1.
In 2013, the observed rate was 112.4. The estimated rate was 116.8.
In 2014, the observed rate was 103.4. The estimated rate was 110.7.
In 2015, the observed rate was 117.8. The estimated rate was 117.2.
In 2016, the observed rate was 128.5. The estimated rate was 124.1.
In 2017, the observed rate was 133.8. The estimated rate was 131.3.
In 2018, the observed rate was 134.8. The estimated rate was 139.0.

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