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Historical Trends (2002-2017)

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

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

Line graph with 16 years and 2 segments
During 2002-2005, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was stable: 9.6 with a 95% confidence interval from -2.0 to 22.6.
During 2005-2017, the APC1 in the rate of cancer was falling: -4.2 with a 95% confidence interval from -5.4 to -3.0.
Yearly points:
In 2002, the observed rate was 5.2. The estimated rate was 5.4.
In 2003, the observed rate was 6.4. The estimated rate was 5.9.
In 2004, the observed rate was 6.1. The estimated rate was 6.5.
In 2005, the observed rate was 7.0. The estimated rate was 7.1.
In 2006, the observed rate was 7.6. The estimated rate was 6.8.
In 2007, the observed rate was 5.9. The estimated rate was 6.5.
In 2008, the observed rate was 6.3. The estimated rate was 6.2.
In 2009, the observed rate was 6.3. The estimated rate was 6.0.
In 2010, the observed rate was 5.5. The estimated rate was 5.7.
In 2011, the observed rate was 5.5. The estimated rate was 5.5.
In 2012, the observed rate was 4.8. The estimated rate was 5.2.
In 2013, the observed rate was 4.8. The estimated rate was 5.0.
In 2014, the observed rate was 4.9. The estimated rate was 4.8.
In 2015, the observed rate was 4.8. The estimated rate was 4.6.
In 2016, the observed rate was 4.4. The estimated rate was 4.4.
In 2017, the observed rate was 4.4. The estimated rate was 4.2.

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