Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Whites, Westchester 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 2270.0 566.6 10.5 2369.2 481.6 9.0 693.6 174.5 5.9 741.0 133.5 4.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 65.0 15.6 1.7 30.8 6.2 1.0 9.0 2.2 0.7 5.0 0.8 0.3
Esophagus 27.0 6.7 1.1 12.8 2.3 0.6 26.0 6.5 1.1 10.4 1.8 0.5
Stomach 40.6 10.2 1.4 29.2 5.5 0.9 21.0 5.2 1.0 13.0 2.3 0.6
Colorectal 184.0 46.1 3.0 203.2 38.1 2.4 61.6 15.4 1.7 67.4 11.7 1.3
Colon excluding rectum 129.0 32.5 2.5 156.4 28.9 2.1 49.2 12.3 1.6 57.0 9.8 1.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 55.0 13.5 1.6 46.8 9.2 1.2 12.4 3.1 0.8 10.4 1.9 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 45.0 10.5 1.4 15.6 2.8 0.6 26.4 6.4 1.1 16.0 2.8 0.6
Pancreas 65.6 16.4 1.8 73.6 13.3 1.4 49.4 12.2 1.5 56.2 9.8 1.2
Larynx 19.4 4.8 1.0 6.0 1.1 0.4 5.6 1.4 0.5 2.0 0.3 0.2
Lung and bronchus 242.8 61.3 3.5 293.0 55.5 2.9 172.2 43.6 2.9 176.8 32.1 2.2
Melanoma of the skin 115.8 29.0 2.4 82.4 17.6 1.8 16.6 4.3 0.9 11.0 2.0 0.5
Female breast       706.0 148.7 5.0       112.8 21.0 1.8
Cervix uteri       27.4 6.8 1.2       6.6 1.5 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       141.4 28.8 2.2       28.0 5.1 0.9
Ovary       68.6 14.3 1.6       44.6 8.3 1.1
Prostate 649.4 158.1 5.5       77.0 19.5 2.0      
Testis 25.4 7.7 1.4       0.4 0.1 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 169.2 42.3 2.9 61.2 11.3 1.3 29.8 7.5 1.2 9.6 1.5 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 89.4 22.5 2.1 51.2 10.0 1.3 15.2 3.8 0.9 9.6 1.7 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 33.4 8.7 1.3 27.0 5.9 1.0 21.8 5.6 1.1 16.2 3.3 0.7
Thyroid 45.8 11.7 1.5 129.0 32.5 2.6 2.4 0.6 0.4 1.4 0.2 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 11.4 3.3 0.9 13.6 4.0 1.0 0.6 0.1 0.2 1.8 0.4 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 114.8 29.2 2.4 103.6 20.3 1.8 32.6 8.2 1.3 31.2 5.3 0.9
Myeloma 36.6 9.0 1.3 27.2 5.0 0.9 14.4 3.5 0.8 14.2 2.4 0.6
Leukemias 90.8 23.2 2.2 73.2 14.5 1.6 40.4 10.4 1.4 31.4 5.5 0.9

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.