Return to Home Historical Trends > Interpret

Interpretation of Historical Trends Data

Historical Trends (2002-2017)

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

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

Line graph with 16 years and 1 segments
During 2002-2017, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -3.8 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.9 to -2.8.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 180.1. The estimated rate was 180.5.
In 2003, the observed rate was 159.3. The estimated rate was 173.6.
In 2004, the observed rate was 148.5. The estimated rate was 167.0.
In 2005, the observed rate was 150.2. The estimated rate was 160.6.
In 2006, the observed rate was 167.7. The estimated rate was 154.5.
In 2007, the observed rate was 170.7. The estimated rate was 148.6.
In 2008, the observed rate was 151.4. The estimated rate was 142.9.
In 2009, the observed rate was 142.0. The estimated rate was 137.5.
In 2010, the observed rate was 141.3. The estimated rate was 132.2.
In 2011, the observed rate was 143.1. The estimated rate was 127.2.
In 2012, the observed rate was 111.4. The estimated rate was 122.3.
In 2013, the observed rate was 107.2. The estimated rate was 117.6.
In 2014, the observed rate was 95.4. The estimated rate was 113.2.
In 2015, the observed rate was 106.7. The estimated rate was 108.8.
In 2016, the observed rate was 106.9. The estimated rate was 104.7.
In 2017, the observed rate was 102.4. The estimated rate was 100.7.

Notes: