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Historical Trends (2002-2018)

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 17 years and 4 segments
During 2002-2004, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: -8.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -20.8 to 6.8.
During 2004-2007, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 6.1 with a 95% confidence interval from -8.2 to 22.7.
During 2007-2014, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -7.7 with a 95% confidence interval from -10.1 to -5.3.
During 2014-2018, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 4.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -0.4 to 9.9.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 152.8. The estimated rate was 149.3.
In 2003, the observed rate was 130.0. The estimated rate was 137.2.
In 2004, the observed rate was 126.9. The estimated rate was 126.2.
In 2005, the observed rate was 134.4. The estimated rate was 133.9.
In 2006, the observed rate was 148.7. The estimated rate was 142.1.
In 2007, the observed rate was 155.4. The estimated rate was 150.8.
In 2008, the observed rate was 132.0. The estimated rate was 139.1.
In 2009, the observed rate was 121.5. The estimated rate was 128.3.
In 2010, the observed rate was 116.8. The estimated rate was 118.4.
In 2011, the observed rate was 117.8. The estimated rate was 109.2.
In 2012, the observed rate was 95.1. The estimated rate was 100.7.
In 2013, the observed rate was 94.1. The estimated rate was 92.9.
In 2014, the observed rate was 84.4. The estimated rate was 85.7.
In 2015, the observed rate was 91.5. The estimated rate was 89.7.
In 2016, the observed rate was 96.5. The estimated rate was 93.8.
In 2017, the observed rate was 96.8. The estimated rate was 98.1.
In 2018, the observed rate was 101.8. The estimated rate was 102.6.

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