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Historical Trends (2002-2017)

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

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

Line graph with 16 years and 3 segments
During 2002-2008, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -1.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.9 to 2.4.
During 2008-2014, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -10.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -15.2 to -5.3.
During 2014-2017, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 7.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.4 to 21.3.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 172.1. The estimated rate was 165.5.
In 2003, the observed rate was 156.7. The estimated rate was 163.3.
In 2004, the observed rate was 154.3. The estimated rate was 161.1.
In 2005, the observed rate was 161.1. The estimated rate was 158.9.
In 2006, the observed rate was 162.3. The estimated rate was 156.8.
In 2007, the observed rate was 156.2. The estimated rate was 154.7.
In 2008, the observed rate was 144.7. The estimated rate was 152.6.
In 2009, the observed rate was 134.6. The estimated rate was 136.7.
In 2010, the observed rate was 121.5. The estimated rate was 122.4.
In 2011, the observed rate was 128.5. The estimated rate was 109.7.
In 2012, the observed rate was 90.8. The estimated rate was 98.3.
In 2013, the observed rate was 84.8. The estimated rate was 88.0.
In 2014, the observed rate was 79.5. The estimated rate was 78.9.
In 2015, the observed rate was 83.8. The estimated rate was 84.5.
In 2016, the observed rate was 85.5. The estimated rate was 90.5.
In 2017, the observed rate was 100.1. The estimated rate was 96.9.

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