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Historical Trends (1975-2018)

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

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

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During 1975-1978, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 1.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.4 to 2.7.
During 1978-1991, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.4 to 0.6.
During 1991-2002, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -0.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.0 to -0.7.
During 2002-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.5 to -1.4.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 668.3. The estimated rate was 668.4.
In 1976, the observed rate was 685.2. The estimated rate was 678.9.
In 1977, the observed rate was 677.5. The estimated rate was 689.5.
In 1978, the observed rate was 706.4. The estimated rate was 700.3.
In 1979, the observed rate was 701.9. The estimated rate was 703.6.
In 1980, the observed rate was 711.4. The estimated rate was 707.0.
In 1981, the observed rate was 706.3. The estimated rate was 710.4.
In 1982, the observed rate was 710.1. The estimated rate was 713.8.
In 1983, the observed rate was 717.5. The estimated rate was 717.2.
In 1984, the observed rate was 724.6. The estimated rate was 720.7.
In 1985, the observed rate was 728.0. The estimated rate was 724.1.
In 1986, the observed rate was 724.9. The estimated rate was 727.6.
In 1987, the observed rate was 739.2. The estimated rate was 731.1.
In 1988, the observed rate was 722.6. The estimated rate was 734.6.
In 1989, the observed rate was 737.9. The estimated rate was 738.1.
In 1990, the observed rate was 744.6. The estimated rate was 741.7.
In 1991, the observed rate was 740.2. The estimated rate was 745.2.
In 1992, the observed rate was 739.3. The estimated rate was 738.7.
In 1993, the observed rate was 733.4. The estimated rate was 732.2.
In 1994, the observed rate was 728.7. The estimated rate was 725.8.
In 1995, the observed rate was 720.7. The estimated rate was 719.5.
In 1996, the observed rate was 720.3. The estimated rate was 713.2.
In 1997, the observed rate was 705.4. The estimated rate was 706.9.
In 1998, the observed rate was 691.7. The estimated rate was 700.8.
In 1999, the observed rate was 697.1. The estimated rate was 694.6.
In 2000, the observed rate was 689.3. The estimated rate was 688.6.
In 2001, the observed rate was 681.9. The estimated rate was 682.5.
In 2002, the observed rate was 673.8. The estimated rate was 676.6.
In 2003, the observed rate was 667.4. The estimated rate was 666.7.
In 2004, the observed rate was 653.2. The estimated rate was 657.0.
In 2005, the observed rate was 652.1. The estimated rate was 647.4.
In 2006, the observed rate was 638.4. The estimated rate was 638.0.
In 2007, the observed rate was 626.2. The estimated rate was 628.7.
In 2008, the observed rate was 617.7. The estimated rate was 619.5.
In 2009, the observed rate was 609.0. The estimated rate was 610.5.
In 2010, the observed rate was 605.3. The estimated rate was 601.6.
In 2011, the observed rate was 595.8. The estimated rate was 592.8.
In 2012, the observed rate was 587.5. The estimated rate was 584.2.
In 2013, the observed rate was 572.6. The estimated rate was 575.6.
In 2014, the observed rate was 569.1. The estimated rate was 567.2.
In 2015, the observed rate was 561.7. The estimated rate was 559.0.
In 2016, the observed rate was 552.8. The estimated rate was 550.8.
In 2017, the observed rate was 543.7. The estimated rate was 542.8.
In 2018, the observed rate was 527.0. The estimated rate was 534.9.

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