Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Whites, Westchester 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 2252.4 555.9 10.4 2374.0 479.4 8.9 675.8 167.4 5.7 739.4 130.7 4.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 64.0 15.1 1.7 30.4 6.1 1.0 9.8 2.4 0.7 5.0 0.8 0.3
Esophagus 25.4 6.1 1.1 12.6 2.3 0.6 24.4 5.9 1.1 10.8 1.9 0.5
Stomach 39.0 9.6 1.4 28.0 5.1 0.9 19.8 4.9 1.0 12.8 2.2 0.6
Colorectal 179.4 44.6 3.0 191.8 35.9 2.4 63.0 15.4 1.7 67.6 11.4 1.3
Colon excluding rectum 127.4 31.8 2.5 149.0 27.3 2.0 49.0 12.0 1.5 57.0 9.6 1.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 52.0 12.8 1.6 42.8 8.6 1.2 14.0 3.4 0.8 10.6 1.8 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 44.4 10.1 1.3 17.0 3.1 0.7 27.0 6.5 1.1 18.2 3.1 0.7
Pancreas 65.8 16.2 1.8 74.4 13.4 1.4 50.4 12.3 1.5 58.0 10.0 1.2
Larynx 21.2 5.2 1.0 6.2 1.2 0.4 5.2 1.3 0.5 1.4 0.2 0.2
Lung and bronchus 238.0 59.3 3.4 291.0 54.7 2.9 168.4 42.1 2.9 174.0 30.9 2.1
Melanoma of the skin 116.2 28.8 2.4 84.4 18.1 1.8 15.4 3.8 0.9 13.4 2.4 0.6
Female breast       712.0 148.9 5.0       112.4 20.6 1.8
Cervix uteri       25.6 6.4 1.2       5.6 1.3 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       146.4 29.4 2.2       28.4 5.2 0.9
Ovary       65.0 13.4 1.5       43.6 8.0 1.1
Prostate 611.4 146.7 5.3       72.8 18.1 1.9      
Testis 26.8 8.1 1.4       0.4 0.1 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 177.4 43.9 2.9 61.2 11.1 1.3 29.6 7.3 1.2 10.4 1.5 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 87.4 21.7 2.1 51.2 9.9 1.2 14.0 3.4 0.8 10.0 1.7 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 34.2 8.9 1.4 27.8 5.9 1.0 21.0 5.3 1.0 16.2 3.2 0.7
Thyroid 49.0 12.6 1.6 135.2 34.0 2.7 2.8 0.7 0.4 2.0 0.3 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 13.4 4.0 1.0 12.0 3.4 0.9 0.8 0.2 0.2 1.6 0.4 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 121.2 30.4 2.5 102.6 20.1 1.8 29.2 7.4 1.2 29.8 5.0 0.8
Myeloma 41.4 10.1 1.4 27.8 5.1 0.9 14.0 3.3 0.8 13.8 2.3 0.6
Leukemias 94.4 23.9 2.2 77.4 15.1 1.6 37.0 9.3 1.4 30.2 5.4 0.9

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.