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Historical Trends (1975-2015)

Mortality, Washington, All Cancer Sites, White (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Mortality, Washington, All Cancer Sites, White (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Line graph with 41 years and 3 segments
During 1975-1991, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.2 to 0.5.
During 1991-2002, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -0.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.9 to -0.2.
During 2002-2015, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -1.8 to -1.4.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 191.9. The estimated rate was 195.8.
In 1976, the observed rate was 198.6. The estimated rate was 196.5.
In 1977, the observed rate was 203.6. The estimated rate was 197.2.
In 1978, the observed rate was 196.0. The estimated rate was 197.9.
In 1979, the observed rate was 198.8. The estimated rate was 198.6.
In 1980, the observed rate was 198.1. The estimated rate was 199.3.
In 1981, the observed rate was 197.8. The estimated rate was 200.0.
In 1982, the observed rate was 203.7. The estimated rate was 200.7.
In 1983, the observed rate was 197.2. The estimated rate was 201.4.
In 1984, the observed rate was 202.3. The estimated rate was 202.1.
In 1985, the observed rate was 206.7. The estimated rate was 202.8.
In 1986, the observed rate was 201.3. The estimated rate was 203.5.
In 1987, the observed rate was 203.3. The estimated rate was 204.2.
In 1988, the observed rate was 202.2. The estimated rate was 204.9.
In 1989, the observed rate was 206.2. The estimated rate was 205.7.
In 1990, the observed rate was 207.4. The estimated rate was 206.4.
In 1991, the observed rate was 207.2. The estimated rate was 207.1.
In 1992, the observed rate was 205.7. The estimated rate was 205.9.
In 1993, the observed rate was 210.0. The estimated rate was 204.8.
In 1994, the observed rate was 201.9. The estimated rate was 203.6.
In 1995, the observed rate was 202.7. The estimated rate was 202.5.
In 1996, the observed rate was 200.8. The estimated rate was 201.3.
In 1997, the observed rate was 196.5. The estimated rate was 200.2.
In 1998, the observed rate was 196.8. The estimated rate was 199.0.
In 1999, the observed rate was 201.1. The estimated rate was 197.9.
In 2000, the observed rate was 198.1. The estimated rate was 196.8.
In 2001, the observed rate was 196.6. The estimated rate was 195.7.
In 2002, the observed rate was 192.6. The estimated rate was 194.6.
In 2003, the observed rate was 192.9. The estimated rate was 191.5.
In 2004, the observed rate was 187.8. The estimated rate was 188.4.
In 2005, the observed rate was 183.4. The estimated rate was 185.4.
In 2006, the observed rate was 177.5. The estimated rate was 182.4.
In 2007, the observed rate was 182.2. The estimated rate was 179.5.
In 2008, the observed rate was 178.5. The estimated rate was 176.6.
In 2009, the observed rate was 178.5. The estimated rate was 173.8.
In 2010, the observed rate was 172.2. The estimated rate was 171.0.
In 2011, the observed rate was 169.5. The estimated rate was 168.2.
In 2012, the observed rate was 164.1. The estimated rate was 165.5.
In 2013, the observed rate was 158.6. The estimated rate was 162.9.
In 2014, the observed rate was 158.4. The estimated rate was 160.3.
In 2015, the observed rate was 160.0. The estimated rate was 157.7.

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