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Historical Trends (2002-2017)

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

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

Line graph with 16 years and 3 segments
During 2002-2007, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 1.3 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.6 to 6.4.
During 2007-2014, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -7.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -10.8 to -3.4.
During 2014-2017, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 3.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -7.9 to 17.4.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 152.7. The estimated rate was 136.9.
In 2003, the observed rate was 130.0. The estimated rate was 138.6.
In 2004, the observed rate was 126.9. The estimated rate was 140.4.
In 2005, the observed rate was 134.4. The estimated rate was 142.1.
In 2006, the observed rate was 148.7. The estimated rate was 144.0.
In 2007, the observed rate was 155.3. The estimated rate was 145.8.
In 2008, the observed rate was 131.8. The estimated rate was 135.3.
In 2009, the observed rate was 121.3. The estimated rate was 125.6.
In 2010, the observed rate was 116.8. The estimated rate was 116.5.
In 2011, the observed rate was 117.5. The estimated rate was 108.2.
In 2012, the observed rate was 94.9. The estimated rate was 100.4.
In 2013, the observed rate was 93.7. The estimated rate was 93.2.
In 2014, the observed rate was 84.2. The estimated rate was 86.5.
In 2015, the observed rate was 91.2. The estimated rate was 89.9.
In 2016, the observed rate was 95.6. The estimated rate was 93.4.
In 2017, the observed rate was 95.3. The estimated rate was 97.1.

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