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Historical Trends (1975-2019)

Mortality, Washington, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Female

Mortality, Washington, All Cancer Sites, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Female

Line graph with 45 years and 3 segments
During 1975-1991, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.4 to 0.8.
During 1991-2003, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -0.5 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.7 to -0.2.
During 2003-2019, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.8 to -1.5.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 152.5. The estimated rate was 159.0.
In 1976, the observed rate was 164.5. The estimated rate was 159.9.
In 1977, the observed rate was 168.5. The estimated rate was 160.8.
In 1978, the observed rate was 157.3. The estimated rate was 161.7.
In 1979, the observed rate was 161.5. The estimated rate was 162.7.
In 1980, the observed rate was 161.7. The estimated rate was 163.6.
In 1981, the observed rate was 165.8. The estimated rate was 164.6.
In 1982, the observed rate was 166.9. The estimated rate was 165.5.
In 1983, the observed rate was 164.2. The estimated rate was 166.5.
In 1984, the observed rate was 169.5. The estimated rate was 167.4.
In 1985, the observed rate was 170.2. The estimated rate was 168.4.
In 1986, the observed rate was 166.8. The estimated rate was 169.4.
In 1987, the observed rate was 168.7. The estimated rate was 170.3.
In 1988, the observed rate was 172.1. The estimated rate was 171.3.
In 1989, the observed rate was 172.8. The estimated rate was 172.3.
In 1990, the observed rate was 172.7. The estimated rate was 173.3.
In 1991, the observed rate was 175.0. The estimated rate was 174.3.
In 1992, the observed rate was 172.8. The estimated rate was 173.5.
In 1993, the observed rate was 174.4. The estimated rate was 172.7.
In 1994, the observed rate was 170.9. The estimated rate was 171.9.
In 1995, the observed rate was 172.0. The estimated rate was 171.1.
In 1996, the observed rate was 170.5. The estimated rate was 170.4.
In 1997, the observed rate was 169.0. The estimated rate was 169.6.
In 1998, the observed rate was 165.5. The estimated rate was 168.8.
In 1999, the observed rate was 169.3. The estimated rate was 168.0.
In 2000, the observed rate was 169.2. The estimated rate was 167.3.
In 2001, the observed rate was 166.8. The estimated rate was 166.5.
In 2002, the observed rate was 165.4. The estimated rate was 165.8.
In 2003, the observed rate was 166.3. The estimated rate was 165.0.
In 2004, the observed rate was 160.9. The estimated rate was 162.3.
In 2005, the observed rate was 159.1. The estimated rate was 159.6.
In 2006, the observed rate was 154.7. The estimated rate was 156.9.
In 2007, the observed rate was 156.8. The estimated rate was 154.3.
In 2008, the observed rate was 152.0. The estimated rate was 151.7.
In 2009, the observed rate was 151.8. The estimated rate was 149.2.
In 2010, the observed rate was 146.6. The estimated rate was 146.7.
In 2011, the observed rate was 142.9. The estimated rate was 144.3.
In 2012, the observed rate was 140.5. The estimated rate was 141.9.
In 2013, the observed rate was 137.9. The estimated rate was 139.5.
In 2014, the observed rate was 135.6. The estimated rate was 137.2.
In 2015, the observed rate was 137.6. The estimated rate was 134.9.
In 2016, the observed rate was 132.4. The estimated rate was 132.7.
In 2017, the observed rate was 130.1. The estimated rate was 130.5.
In 2018, the observed rate was 128.5. The estimated rate was 128.3.
In 2019, the observed rate was 126.8. The estimated rate was 126.2.

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