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Historical Trends (2002-2018)

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

Incidence, Virginia, 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: -5.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -18.6 to 9.2.
During 2004-2007, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 6.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -7.6 to 22.6.
During 2007-2012, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -10.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -13.9 to -6.0.
During 2012-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -1.4 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.8 to 1.2.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 163.1. The estimated rate was 165.5.
In 2003, the observed rate was 160.7. The estimated rate was 156.0.
In 2004, the observed rate was 146.2. The estimated rate was 147.0.
In 2005, the observed rate was 157.3. The estimated rate was 156.4.
In 2006, the observed rate was 160.7. The estimated rate was 166.4.
In 2007, the observed rate was 177.8. The estimated rate was 177.1.
In 2008, the observed rate was 160.7. The estimated rate was 159.3.
In 2009, the observed rate was 143.9. The estimated rate was 143.3.
In 2010, the observed rate was 125.9. The estimated rate was 128.9.
In 2011, the observed rate was 126.3. The estimated rate was 116.0.
In 2012, the observed rate was 97.8. The estimated rate was 104.3.
In 2013, the observed rate was 105.6. The estimated rate was 102.9.
In 2014, the observed rate was 96.1. The estimated rate was 101.5.
In 2015, the observed rate was 98.5. The estimated rate was 100.1.
In 2016, the observed rate was 100.3. The estimated rate was 98.8.
In 2017, the observed rate was 101.5. The estimated rate was 97.4.
In 2018, the observed rate was 93.6. The estimated rate was 96.1.

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