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Table 1 Rate of change in annual incidence of esophageal cancer.

From: Trends in esophageal cancer and body mass index by race and gender in the state of Michigan

   Squamous Cell Carcinoma Adenocarcinoma
Race Gender APC Slope APC Slope
All Both -3.743 -0.088 4.967 0.106
  Males -4.178 -0.135 4.813 0.179
  Female -3.034 -0.046 5.223 0.034
White Both -3.124 -0.057 5.161 0.128
  Males: 1985–2005 -3.423 -0.082 4.992 0.215
  -- 1985–1999    5.428 0.206
  -- 1999–2005    NS NS
  Female -2.729 -0.035 5.529 0.041
Black Both -5.479 -0.305 2.909 0.011
  Males -5.869 -0.504 NS NS
  Female -4.549 -0.130 NS NS
  1. Table lists Average Percent Change (APC) and slope (average annual change in rate expressed as cases per 100,000 per year) in age adjusted incidence of esophageal carcinoma by gender and race, 1985–2005. NS: non-significant trend. All other trends were statistically significant with p-values < 0.001.