Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Whites, Nassau County, 2007-2011

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 3758.4 609.5 8.9 3795.0 508.4 7.5 1094.0 175.4 4.7 1150.0 136.1 3.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 89.6 14.1 1.3 51.0 6.8 0.9 17.2 2.7 0.6 9.2 1.1 0.3
Esophagus 46.6 7.6 1.0 14.0 1.6 0.4 39.4 6.3 0.9 10.8 1.1 0.3
Stomach 62.4 10.3 1.2 41.4 5.2 0.7 21.4 3.4 0.7 22.2 2.6 0.5
Colorectal 301.2 49.0 2.5 312.8 37.3 1.9 102.4 16.4 1.4 100.2 10.9 1.0
Colon excluding rectum 207.0 33.8 2.1 232.0 26.8 1.6 85.6 13.6 1.3 87.0 9.4 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 94.2 15.2 1.4 80.8 10.4 1.1 16.8 2.8 0.6 13.2 1.5 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 62.4 9.9 1.1 26.0 3.2 0.6 44.6 7.0 0.9 22.8 2.6 0.5
Pancreas 115.4 18.6 1.5 108.8 12.7 1.1 91.4 14.6 1.4 90.2 10.4 1.0
Larynx 31.6 5.0 0.8 8.4 1.1 0.4 7.2 1.1 0.4 2.0 0.2 0.2
Lung and bronchus 422.6 68.5 3.0 498.4 62.3 2.5 268.4 43.2 2.3 282.8 34.0 1.8
Melanoma of the skin 223.0 36.5 2.2 157.4 23.0 1.7 25.6 4.2 0.7 16.4 2.2 0.5
Female breast       1093.8 152.2 4.2       166.4 20.0 1.4
Cervix uteri       37.6 6.5 1.0       9.6 1.4 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       260.8 34.9 1.9       36.6 4.5 0.7
Ovary       114.4 15.6 1.3       71.6 9.0 1.0
Prostate 1048.4 165.7 4.6       106.8 16.9 1.4      
Testis 35.2 7.4 1.1       1.4 0.3 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 308.2 49.4 2.5 108.4 13.2 1.2 50.4 8.0 1.0 22.2 2.3 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 174.4 28.5 1.9 87.4 11.6 1.1 29.8 4.8 0.8 18.8 2.1 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 45.8 8.2 1.1 41.6 6.1 0.9 29.0 4.8 0.8 28.6 3.8 0.6
Thyroid 72.0 12.7 1.3 177.0 30.1 2.1 4.0 0.6 0.3 4.8 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 24.0 4.5 0.8 20.2 3.9 0.8 3.6 0.6 0.3 1.0 0.1 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 184.4 30.6 2.0 172.2 22.8 1.6 50.0 8.1 1.0 39.2 4.4 0.6
Myeloma 59.2 9.3 1.1 45.8 5.5 0.7 25.0 4.0 0.7 21.8 2.5 0.5
Leukemias 133.6 21.9 1.7 98.6 13.1 1.2 63.0 10.2 1.1 44.0 5.2 0.7

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2013.
  • 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.