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Historical Trends (2002-2017)

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

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

Line graph with 16 years and 3 segments
During 2002-2010, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -2.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -4.0 to -1.1.
During 2010-2014, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -10.0 with a 95% confidence interval from -16.1 to -3.5.
During 2014-2017, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 1.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.9 to 8.9.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 179.0. The estimated rate was 177.8.
In 2003, the observed rate was 167.8. The estimated rate was 173.3.
In 2004, the observed rate was 168.1. The estimated rate was 168.8.
In 2005, the observed rate was 159.9. The estimated rate was 164.5.
In 2006, the observed rate was 168.4. The estimated rate was 160.3.
In 2007, the observed rate was 163.2. The estimated rate was 156.2.
In 2008, the observed rate was 154.3. The estimated rate was 152.2.
In 2009, the observed rate was 141.1. The estimated rate was 148.3.
In 2010, the observed rate was 141.5. The estimated rate was 144.5.
In 2011, the observed rate was 135.4. The estimated rate was 130.1.
In 2012, the observed rate was 111.0. The estimated rate was 117.0.
In 2013, the observed rate was 108.6. The estimated rate was 105.3.
In 2014, the observed rate was 95.5. The estimated rate was 94.8.
In 2015, the observed rate was 93.2. The estimated rate was 96.0.
In 2016, the observed rate was 97.8. The estimated rate was 97.1.
In 2017, the observed rate was 98.7. The estimated rate was 98.3.

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