These data from the Connecticut Tumor Registry present age-adjusted numbers of melanoma skin-cancer incidences per 100,000 people in Connectict for the years from 1936 to 1972.
A data frame with 37 observations on the following 2 variables.
Years 1936 to 1972.
Rate of melanoma cancer per 100,000 population.
This is a copy of the 'melanoma' dataset in the 'lattice' package. It is unrelated to the object of the same name in the 'boot' package.
Ramsay, James O., and Silverman, Bernard W. (2006), Functional Data Analysis, 2nd ed., Springer, New York.