Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Whites, Nassau County, 2009-2013

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Incidence Mortality
Males Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 3735.0 595.1 8.7 3799.6 506.8 7.6 1087.4 171.1 4.6 1147.2 133.0 3.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 93.2 14.2 1.3 55.8 7.2 0.9 14.6 2.3 0.5 8.8 1.0 0.3
Esophagus 45.8 7.1 0.9 16.4 1.9 0.4 39.4 6.1 0.9 11.8 1.2 0.3
Stomach 68.2 11.1 1.2 45.2 5.7 0.8 25.6 4.1 0.7 19.6 2.4 0.5
Colorectal 283.6 45.3 2.4 289.0 34.3 1.9 94.8 14.9 1.4 98.0 10.4 1.0
Colon excluding rectum 197.8 31.7 2.0 211.8 24.4 1.5 78.0 12.3 1.2 87.6 9.2 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 85.8 13.6 1.3 77.2 10.0 1.0 16.8 2.6 0.6 10.4 1.2 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 61.0 9.2 1.1 24.2 2.9 0.5 45.6 6.9 0.9 23.4 2.6 0.5
Pancreas 121.8 19.2 1.6 115.6 13.3 1.1 95.6 15.0 1.4 92.2 10.4 1.0
Larynx 31.8 4.9 0.8 8.8 1.2 0.4 7.6 1.2 0.4 3.2 0.4 0.2
Lung and bronchus 411.4 65.8 2.9 488.4 60.4 2.5 257.0 40.6 2.3 286.8 33.6 1.8
Melanoma of the skin 224.2 36.4 2.2 161.0 23.1 1.7 27.4 4.4 0.7 16.4 2.1 0.5
Female breast       1079.8 149.9 4.2       162.2 19.4 1.4
Cervix uteri       38.6 6.6 1.0       10.2 1.4 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       253.6 33.4 1.9       37.8 4.5 0.7
Ovary       102.0 13.7 1.2       68.6 8.5 0.9
Prostate 959.4 146.8 4.2       100.6 15.6 1.4      
Testis 34.6 7.4 1.1       1.2 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 311.8 49.4 2.5 109.0 13.3 1.2 55.0 8.6 1.0 26.0 2.7 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 177.6 28.5 1.9 89.8 11.7 1.1 29.6 4.6 0.8 20.4 2.3 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 48.4 8.3 1.1 36.8 5.5 0.8 32.2 5.3 0.8 27.0 3.5 0.6
Thyroid 82.8 14.5 1.4 196.4 34.0 2.2 3.4 0.5 0.3 5.2 0.5 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 22.4 4.3 0.8 19.2 3.7 0.8 3.2 0.6 0.3 1.4 0.2 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 189.8 30.7 2.0 170.6 22.3 1.6 45.8 7.3 1.0 40.2 4.5 0.7
Myeloma 65.2 10.3 1.1 49.6 5.9 0.8 23.4 3.7 0.7 22.6 2.5 0.5
Leukemias 152.6 25.1 1.8 115.0 15.1 1.3 63.0 10.0 1.1 42.0 4.8 0.7

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2015.
  • Rates are per 100,000 persons, age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population, with 95% confidence intervals.
  • Rates based on fewer than 4 cases or deaths per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.
  • NYSCR mortality statistics might differ slightly from official mortality statistics due to the availability of additional demographic information.