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Historical Trends (2002-2018)

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

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

Line graph with 17 years and 4 segments
During 2002-2004, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -9.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -26.1 to 11.0.
During 2004-2007, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 5.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -14.4 to 29.3.
During 2007-2014, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -7.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -10.4 to -3.5.
During 2014-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 0.8 with a 95% confidence interval from -6.2 to 8.3.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 180.2. The estimated rate was 178.9.
In 2003, the observed rate was 159.5. The estimated rate was 162.0.
In 2004, the observed rate was 148.7. The estimated rate was 146.7.
In 2005, the observed rate was 150.3. The estimated rate was 154.3.
In 2006, the observed rate was 167.8. The estimated rate was 162.3.
In 2007, the observed rate was 170.8. The estimated rate was 170.7.
In 2008, the observed rate was 151.6. The estimated rate was 158.8.
In 2009, the observed rate was 142.3. The estimated rate was 147.7.
In 2010, the observed rate was 141.5. The estimated rate was 137.4.
In 2011, the observed rate was 143.5. The estimated rate was 127.8.
In 2012, the observed rate was 111.8. The estimated rate was 118.9.
In 2013, the observed rate was 107.7. The estimated rate was 110.6.
In 2014, the observed rate was 96.0. The estimated rate was 102.9.
In 2015, the observed rate was 107.6. The estimated rate was 103.7.
In 2016, the observed rate was 109.4. The estimated rate was 104.5.
In 2017, the observed rate was 105.1. The estimated rate was 105.4.
In 2018, the observed rate was 103.1. The estimated rate was 106.2.

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