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Historical Trends (1975-2016)

Incidence, Connecticut, Esophagus, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Incidence, Connecticut, Esophagus, All Races (incl Hisp), All Ages, Both Sexes

Line graph with 42 years and 2 segments
During 1975-2004, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was rising: 0.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 0.1 to 0.8.
During 2004-2016, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -1.9 with a 95% confidence interval from -3.1 to -0.8.
Yearly points:
In 1975, the observed rate was 4.8. The estimated rate was 5.0.
In 1976, the observed rate was 4.6. The estimated rate was 5.0.
In 1977, the observed rate was 5.0. The estimated rate was 5.0.
In 1978, the observed rate was 5.4. The estimated rate was 5.0.
In 1979, the observed rate was 5.7. The estimated rate was 5.0.
In 1980, the observed rate was 5.0. The estimated rate was 5.1.
In 1981, the observed rate was 4.7. The estimated rate was 5.1.
In 1982, the observed rate was 5.5. The estimated rate was 5.1.
In 1983, the observed rate was 5.0. The estimated rate was 5.1.
In 1984, the observed rate was 5.2. The estimated rate was 5.2.
In 1985, the observed rate was 5.4. The estimated rate was 5.2.
In 1986, the observed rate was 5.8. The estimated rate was 5.2.
In 1987, the observed rate was 5.2. The estimated rate was 5.2.
In 1988, the observed rate was 4.9. The estimated rate was 5.3.
In 1989, the observed rate was 5.1. The estimated rate was 5.3.
In 1990, the observed rate was 5.2. The estimated rate was 5.3.
In 1991, the observed rate was 5.6. The estimated rate was 5.3.
In 1992, the observed rate was 5.3. The estimated rate was 5.3.
In 1993, the observed rate was 5.0. The estimated rate was 5.4.
In 1994, the observed rate was 4.6. The estimated rate was 5.4.
In 1995, the observed rate was 5.1. The estimated rate was 5.4.
In 1996, the observed rate was 5.9. The estimated rate was 5.4.
In 1997, the observed rate was 5.6. The estimated rate was 5.5.
In 1998, the observed rate was 5.1. The estimated rate was 5.5.
In 1999, the observed rate was 5.7. The estimated rate was 5.5.
In 2000, the observed rate was 5.1. The estimated rate was 5.5.
In 2001, the observed rate was 5.5. The estimated rate was 5.6.
In 2002, the observed rate was 5.9. The estimated rate was 5.6.
In 2003, the observed rate was 5.9. The estimated rate was 5.6.
In 2004, the observed rate was 6.1. The estimated rate was 5.6.
In 2005, the observed rate was 5.1. The estimated rate was 5.5.
In 2006, the observed rate was 5.1. The estimated rate was 5.4.
In 2007, the observed rate was 5.7. The estimated rate was 5.3.
In 2008, the observed rate was 6.0. The estimated rate was 5.2.
In 2009, the observed rate was 5.0. The estimated rate was 5.1.
In 2010, the observed rate was 4.6. The estimated rate was 5.0.
In 2011, the observed rate was 4.3. The estimated rate was 4.9.
In 2012, the observed rate was 5.3. The estimated rate was 4.8.
In 2013, the observed rate was 5.0. The estimated rate was 4.7.
In 2014, the observed rate was 4.2. The estimated rate was 4.6.
In 2015, the observed rate was 4.9. The estimated rate was 4.6.
In 2016, the observed rate was 4.2. The estimated rate was 4.5.

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