Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Whites, Nassau County, 2008-2012

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 3734.8 599.5 8.8 3813.0 509.1 7.6 1100.8 174.5 4.7 1146.4 134.1 3.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 88.4 13.6 1.3 53.2 7.0 0.9 16.4 2.5 0.6 9.4 1.1 0.3
Esophagus 47.4 7.6 1.0 16.2 1.9 0.4 39.6 6.3 0.9 10.2 1.1 0.3
Stomach 64.4 10.5 1.2 42.2 5.3 0.8 23.2 3.7 0.7 20.4 2.4 0.5
Colorectal 288.6 46.4 2.4 299.0 35.4 1.9 96.2 15.1 1.4 100.4 10.8 1.0
Colon excluding rectum 198.6 32.1 2.0 222.2 25.6 1.6 79.4 12.4 1.2 87.6 9.4 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 90.0 14.4 1.4 76.8 9.8 1.0 16.8 2.6 0.6 12.8 1.4 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 59.2 9.2 1.1 24.0 3.0 0.6 47.4 7.4 1.0 23.0 2.6 0.5
Pancreas 120.8 19.3 1.6 114.6 13.3 1.1 97.4 15.5 1.4 89.6 10.3 1.0
Larynx 31.6 4.9 0.8 9.8 1.3 0.4 7.2 1.1 0.4 2.6 0.3 0.2
Lung and bronchus 420.0 67.6 2.9 498.6 61.7 2.5 265.8 42.3 2.3 285.0 33.7 1.8
Melanoma of the skin 223.6 36.4 2.2 159.2 23.1 1.7 26.2 4.2 0.7 17.6 2.3 0.5
Female breast       1090.8 151.3 4.2       160.8 19.2 1.4
Cervix uteri       40.4 6.9 1.0       10.2 1.4 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       255.2 33.9 1.9       36.4 4.4 0.7
Ovary       110.4 15.1 1.3       69.2 8.6 0.9
Prostate 984.6 153.1 4.3       100.6 15.7 1.4      
Testis 33.4 7.0 1.1       1.6 0.3 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 314.8 50.0 2.5 107.8 13.0 1.1 53.8 8.5 1.0 23.2 2.4 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 176.0 28.4 1.9 88.6 11.6 1.1 31.4 5.0 0.8 20.0 2.3 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 47.6 8.4 1.1 39.0 5.7 0.9 31.8 5.2 0.8 27.6 3.6 0.6
Thyroid 77.8 13.5 1.4 186.8 32.2 2.2 3.8 0.6 0.3 5.2 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 23.8 4.5 0.8 18.0 3.5 0.8 3.0 0.5 0.3 1.4 0.1 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 188.2 30.7 2.0 173.4 22.6 1.6 47.4 7.6 1.0 38.8 4.4 0.6
Myeloma 61.2 9.6 1.1 50.2 6.0 0.8 23.8 3.7 0.7 22.4 2.5 0.5
Leukemias 142.0 23.2 1.7 104.8 13.9 1.3 62.0 9.9 1.1 43.0 4.9 0.7

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2014.
  • 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.