Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanics, 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 4079.2 602.1 8.4 4125.8 501.8 7.2 1189.8 174.6 4.5 1236.8 133.3 3.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 94.8 13.5 1.2 57.6 6.9 0.8 18.2 2.6 0.5 9.8 1.0 0.3
Esophagus 51.0 7.5 0.9 18.0 2.0 0.4 42.6 6.2 0.9 11.4 1.1 0.3
Stomach 71.6 10.7 1.1 45.6 5.2 0.7 27.2 4.0 0.7 22.6 2.4 0.5
Colorectal 319.8 47.4 2.4 326.2 35.8 1.8 105.6 15.4 1.3 110.6 11.1 1.0
Colon excluding rectum 217.4 32.4 2.0 241.2 25.9 1.5 88.0 12.8 1.2 96.6 9.7 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 102.4 15.0 1.3 85.0 9.9 1.0 17.6 2.6 0.6 14.0 1.4 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 73.8 10.4 1.1 25.0 2.9 0.5 56.8 8.1 1.0 23.4 2.5 0.5
Pancreas 129.8 19.1 1.5 124.8 13.4 1.1 103.0 15.1 1.3 96.0 10.1 0.9
Larynx 35.8 5.1 0.8 10.8 1.3 0.4 8.2 1.2 0.4 2.8 0.3 0.2
Lung and bronchus 450.2 66.5 2.8 531.4 60.0 2.3 284.6 41.7 2.2 302.0 32.9 1.7
Melanoma of the skin 226.6 34.2 2.0 163.0 21.5 1.6 25.8 3.8 0.7 18.2 2.2 0.5
Female breast       1208.8 152.6 4.0       182.2 20.2 1.4
Cervix uteri       43.6 6.5 0.9       12.8 1.6 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       277.4 33.0 1.8       43.0 4.7 0.7
Ovary       117.2 14.3 1.2       72.6 8.2 0.9
Prostate 1140.0 161.3 4.3       113.8 16.6 1.4      
Testis 31.4 6.4 1.0       1.0 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 325.2 47.6 2.4 113.4 12.5 1.1 55.8 8.2 1.0 23.8 2.3 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 186.0 27.7 1.8 95.6 11.3 1.1 33.8 5.0 0.8 20.8 2.1 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 49.6 8.2 1.0 41.0 5.5 0.8 34.0 5.1 0.8 28.6 3.4 0.6
Thyroid 81.2 13.1 1.3 199.4 30.9 2.0 3.8 0.6 0.3 5.8 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 26.0 4.8 0.8 17.8 3.2 0.7 2.6 0.4 0.2 1.6 0.2 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 198.8 30.1 1.9 183.0 21.8 1.5 50.4 7.5 0.9 40.0 4.2 0.6
Myeloma 71.4 10.5 1.1 61.2 6.8 0.8 27.6 4.0 0.7 27.4 2.9 0.5
Leukemias 148.6 22.4 1.7 110.2 13.4 1.2 65.0 9.6 1.1 43.4 4.6 0.6

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.