Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanics, 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 2508.4 578.5 10.3 2596.8 480.7 8.6 763.2 176.3 5.7 830.2 135.0 4.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 67.8 15.0 1.6 33.8 6.2 1.0 10.6 2.4 0.6 5.4 0.8 0.3
Esophagus 30.2 6.8 1.1 13.4 2.2 0.6 27.2 6.1 1.0 12.2 1.9 0.5
Stomach 42.6 9.8 1.3 35.4 5.8 0.9 22.6 5.1 0.9 15.8 2.4 0.5
Colorectal 202.8 47.2 3.0 210.6 36.0 2.3 72.4 16.6 1.7 74.4 11.6 1.2
Colon excluding rectum 147.8 34.5 2.5 163.6 27.4 2.0 58.4 13.4 1.6 64.4 10.1 1.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 55.0 12.8 1.5 47.0 8.6 1.1 14.0 3.2 0.8 10.0 1.5 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 48.0 10.4 1.3 18.4 3.1 0.7 34.0 7.7 1.2 19.6 3.1 0.6
Pancreas 72.6 16.5 1.7 80.4 13.2 1.3 57.4 13.1 1.5 63.4 10.0 1.1
Larynx 24.6 5.5 1.0 7.2 1.2 0.4 5.2 1.1 0.4 1.4 0.2 0.2
Lung and bronchus 265.6 61.3 3.3 319.2 54.5 2.7 188.4 43.8 2.8 196.8 32.0 2.1
Melanoma of the skin 119.4 27.9 2.3 86.6 17.2 1.7 15.4 3.6 0.8 13.4 2.2 0.5
Female breast       777.8 149.1 4.9       129.6 22.1 1.8
Cervix uteri       27.8 6.3 1.1       9.2 1.9 0.6
Corpus uterus and NOS       164.8 29.9 2.1       34.6 5.8 0.9
Ovary       72.4 13.8 1.5       48.2 8.0 1.0
Prostate 731.0 161.5 5.3       90.2 21.0 1.9      
Testis 23.0 7.2 1.4       0.4 0.1 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 186.2 43.0 2.8 65.8 10.8 1.2 32.8 7.6 1.2 12.4 1.8 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 96.4 22.5 2.0 56.6 10.0 1.2 15.6 3.5 0.8 11.6 1.8 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 35.2 8.9 1.4 27.2 5.3 0.9 20.4 4.9 1.0 16.8 3.0 0.7
Thyroid 50.8 12.9 1.7 138.4 32.7 2.6 3.4 0.8 0.4 3.2 0.5 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 13.6 4.1 1.0 11.8 3.2 0.9 1.6 0.3 0.2 1.4 0.3 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 128.2 30.3 2.4 108.8 19.6 1.7 31.2 7.3 1.2 30.8 4.7 0.8
Myeloma 47.4 10.8 1.4 38.8 6.6 1.0 16.4 3.7 0.8 17.8 2.7 0.6
Leukemias 102.0 24.4 2.2 82.8 14.9 1.5 38.6 9.2 1.3 31.8 5.2 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.