Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanics, Nassau County, 2009-2013

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 4085.0 597.0 8.4 4125.4 500.0 7.2 1173.8 170.6 4.4 1238.6 132.3 3.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 99.6 14.0 1.3 60.4 7.2 0.9 17.0 2.4 0.5 10.0 1.0 0.3
Esophagus 50.6 7.2 0.9 18.4 2.0 0.4 42.8 6.1 0.8 12.2 1.2 0.3
Stomach 74.8 11.2 1.2 49.0 5.7 0.8 28.8 4.2 0.7 21.0 2.2 0.4
Colorectal 313.8 45.9 2.3 319.0 34.9 1.8 102.6 14.9 1.3 108.6 10.8 1.0
Colon excluding rectum 216.2 31.8 1.9 231.6 24.7 1.5 85.4 12.4 1.2 97.2 9.6 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 97.6 14.1 1.3 87.4 10.2 1.0 17.2 2.5 0.6 11.4 1.2 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 73.8 10.1 1.1 25.0 2.8 0.5 55.4 7.7 0.9 24.2 2.5 0.5
Pancreas 131.0 19.1 1.5 124.8 13.2 1.1 101.8 14.8 1.3 99.8 10.4 0.9
Larynx 35.2 5.0 0.7 10.0 1.2 0.3 8.2 1.2 0.4 3.2 0.4 0.2
Lung and bronchus 441.4 64.6 2.7 519.6 58.4 2.3 276.2 40.0 2.1 304.2 32.7 1.7
Melanoma of the skin 226.6 34.0 2.0 164.4 21.5 1.6 26.8 3.9 0.7 17.2 2.0 0.4
Female breast       1203.0 151.6 4.0       181.8 20.2 1.4
Cervix uteri       44.2 6.4 0.9       12.6 1.5 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       278.0 32.8 1.8       43.4 4.7 0.6
Ovary       109.0 13.2 1.2       74.4 8.4 0.9
Prostate 1115.6 155.1 4.1       112.4 16.3 1.4      
Testis 33.4 6.8 1.1       1.0 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 322.0 46.9 2.3 112.8 12.4 1.1 56.6 8.2 1.0 26.4 2.5 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 188.6 27.9 1.8 95.4 11.2 1.0 32.2 4.6 0.7 21.6 2.2 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 51.4 8.3 1.1 38.4 5.3 0.8 34.2 5.2 0.8 27.4 3.3 0.6
Thyroid 87.6 14.2 1.4 211.0 32.8 2.1 3.4 0.5 0.2 5.6 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 24.6 4.5 0.8 19.0 3.3 0.7 2.8 0.5 0.2 1.4 0.2 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 200.4 30.0 1.9 178.0 21.2 1.5 49.4 7.3 0.9 41.2 4.3 0.6
Myeloma 77.0 11.3 1.2 62.8 6.9 0.8 27.2 4.0 0.7 28.2 2.9 0.5
Leukemias 160.4 24.3 1.7 121.8 14.7 1.2 66.0 9.7 1.1 42.4 4.5 0.6

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2015.
  • 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.