Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanics, 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 2521.2 586.9 10.4 2594.4 483.0 8.6 773.0 181.4 5.8 837.2 138.4 4.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 68.4 15.4 1.7 33.8 6.2 1.0 9.8 2.2 0.6 5.4 0.8 0.3
Esophagus 30.8 7.0 1.1 13.8 2.3 0.6 29.2 6.7 1.1 12.2 2.0 0.5
Stomach 42.2 9.8 1.3 34.6 5.9 0.9 24.2 5.6 1.0 16.2 2.5 0.6
Colorectal 208.6 48.7 3.0 223.2 38.3 2.3 69.8 16.3 1.7 76.0 12.2 1.3
Colon excluding rectum 151.2 35.5 2.6 172.0 29.1 2.0 57.2 13.4 1.6 65.0 10.4 1.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 57.4 13.2 1.6 51.2 9.2 1.2 12.6 2.9 0.7 11.0 1.8 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 48.8 10.8 1.4 18.4 3.2 0.7 32.2 7.4 1.2 17.4 2.8 0.6
Pancreas 72.2 16.8 1.7 80.4 13.3 1.3 55.6 12.9 1.5 62.2 9.9 1.1
Larynx 24.2 5.5 1.0 7.2 1.3 0.4 5.2 1.2 0.4 2.0 0.3 0.2
Lung and bronchus 269.4 62.9 3.4 322.8 55.7 2.8 194.0 45.7 2.9 202.8 33.7 2.1
Melanoma of the skin 120.0 28.3 2.3 86.4 17.2 1.7 16.4 4.0 0.9 10.8 1.8 0.5
Female breast       774.0 149.0 4.8       130.4 22.5 1.8
Cervix uteri       29.0 6.6 1.1       9.8 2.0 0.6
Corpus uterus and NOS       159.2 29.4 2.1       35.0 5.9 0.9
Ovary       75.6 14.6 1.5       49.4 8.3 1.1
Prostate 768.6 172.2 5.5       91.2 21.6 2.0      
Testis 22.2 7.0 1.3       0.4 0.1 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 177.8 41.5 2.8 65.0 10.9 1.2 31.8 7.5 1.2 12.8 1.9 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 96.2 22.6 2.1 58.4 10.5 1.2 15.6 3.5 0.8 11.4 1.8 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 33.4 8.4 1.3 27.0 5.4 1.0 21.4 5.2 1.0 15.8 2.8 0.7
Thyroid 47.8 11.9 1.6 131.6 30.8 2.5 3.0 0.7 0.4 2.6 0.4 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 11.4 3.3 0.9 13.8 3.9 1.0 1.2 0.3 0.2 1.6 0.3 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 120.8 29.1 2.4 108.4 19.4 1.7 34.2 8.0 1.2 31.8 5.0 0.8
Myeloma 45.2 10.4 1.4 38.2 6.5 1.0 18.4 4.2 0.9 17.8 2.8 0.6
Leukemias 95.8 23.0 2.1 77.8 14.3 1.5 41.2 9.9 1.4 33.2 5.3 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.