Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanics, 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 4099.8 612.8 8.5 4103.0 501.6 7.2 1181.2 175.8 4.5 1241.4 135.7 3.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 96.8 14.1 1.3 55.2 6.7 0.8 18.8 2.7 0.6 9.2 1.0 0.3
Esophagus 50.6 7.5 0.9 15.6 1.7 0.4 42.2 6.2 0.9 11.8 1.2 0.3
Stomach 71.8 10.8 1.1 47.0 5.4 0.7 26.6 4.0 0.7 25.8 2.8 0.5
Colorectal 331.0 49.7 2.4 339.2 37.5 1.9 112.0 16.7 1.4 111.6 11.4 1.0
Colon excluding rectum 225.6 34.0 2.0 252.2 27.2 1.6 94.4 13.9 1.3 96.4 9.9 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 105.4 15.6 1.4 87.0 10.3 1.0 17.6 2.7 0.6 15.2 1.6 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 75.8 11.0 1.1 27.4 3.1 0.5 54.0 7.8 0.9 22.8 2.4 0.4
Pancreas 122.6 18.2 1.5 118.2 12.6 1.1 95.8 14.2 1.3 94.2 10.0 0.9
Larynx 35.6 5.1 0.8 9.6 1.2 0.3 8.8 1.3 0.4 2.2 0.3 0.2
Lung and bronchus 452.0 67.5 2.8 528.8 60.5 2.4 286.8 42.6 2.2 298.6 33.1 1.7
Melanoma of the skin 227.8 34.6 2.1 162.6 21.6 1.6 25.6 3.9 0.7 16.6 2.0 0.4
Female breast       1209.8 153.2 4.0       190.8 21.4 1.4
Cervix uteri       42.2 6.4 0.9       12.6 1.6 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       283.4 34.1 1.8       42.4 4.7 0.7
Ovary       119.8 14.7 1.2       74.2 8.5 0.9
Prostate 1209.4 174.4 4.5       123.2 18.3 1.5      
Testis 33.2 6.8 1.1       1.0 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 317.6 47.2 2.4 114.0 12.7 1.1 51.6 7.7 0.9 23.2 2.2 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 184.8 27.9 1.8 96.6 11.7 1.1 32.2 4.8 0.8 20.2 2.1 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 46.6 7.8 1.0 43.0 5.8 0.8 30.2 4.6 0.7 29.8 3.7 0.6
Thyroid 75.6 12.4 1.3 186.2 28.5 1.9 4.0 0.6 0.3 5.2 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 26.4 4.8 0.8 20.4 3.6 0.7 3.2 0.5 0.3 1.2 0.2 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 192.8 29.6 1.9 182.2 22.1 1.5 52.8 8.0 1.0 40.6 4.3 0.6
Myeloma 69.2 10.3 1.1 55.2 6.1 0.7 27.8 4.1 0.7 26.2 2.7 0.5
Leukemias 140.0 21.3 1.6 104.6 12.6 1.1 64.0 9.6 1.1 44.6 4.9 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.