Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites, 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 3583.6 628.4 9.4 3588.2 527.3 8.2 1052.2 178.8 4.9 1098.4 138.7 3.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 85.8 14.7 1.4 47.2 6.9 0.9 16.6 2.8 0.6 8.0 1.0 0.3
Esophagus 45.0 7.8 1.0 13.0 1.6 0.4 38.8 6.6 0.9 10.2 1.1 0.3
Stomach 54.4 9.6 1.2 35.4 4.6 0.7 19.2 3.3 0.7 20.0 2.4 0.5
Colorectal 285.8 49.9 2.6 294.6 37.6 2.0 97.6 16.5 1.5 96.4 11.1 1.1
Colon excluding rectum 196.8 34.4 2.2 219.8 27.0 1.7 82.4 13.8 1.4 84.2 9.7 1.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 89.0 15.5 1.5 74.8 10.6 1.1 15.2 2.7 0.6 12.2 1.5 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 57.0 9.8 1.2 23.0 3.0 0.6 42.0 7.0 1.0 20.0 2.3 0.5
Pancreas 110.8 19.0 1.6 103.8 12.8 1.1 88.6 15.1 1.4 86.2 10.5 1.0
Larynx 30.4 5.2 0.8 8.4 1.3 0.4 6.6 1.1 0.4 1.8 0.2 0.2
Lung and bronchus 407.8 70.2 3.1 487.2 65.5 2.7 260.2 44.4 2.4 277.0 35.6 1.9
Melanoma of the skin 220.8 39.7 2.4 155.4 25.9 2.0 25.4 4.4 0.8 16.0 2.3 0.5
Female breast       1031.8 158.8 4.6       158.2 20.4 1.5
Cervix uteri       31.4 6.0 1.0       8.0 1.2 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       248.0 36.2 2.1       34.4 4.5 0.7
Ovary       108.0 16.3 1.5       68.0 9.3 1.0
Prostate 998.6 169.8 4.8       104.2 17.1 1.5      
Testis 31.2 8.4 1.4       1.0 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 302.4 51.5 2.6 107.0 14.0 1.2 49.6 8.2 1.0 22.2 2.4 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 165.0 29.5 2.1 82.8 12.0 1.2 28.2 4.8 0.8 17.6 2.1 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 40.8 8.2 1.2 37.8 6.2 1.0 27.6 5.0 0.9 26.6 3.9 0.7
Thyroid 67.8 13.7 1.5 159.4 31.7 2.4 4.0 0.7 0.3 4.6 0.6 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 21.8 4.9 1.0 18.0 4.2 0.9 3.2 0.6 0.3 0.8 0.1 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 171.0 30.6 2.1 163.0 23.6 1.7 48.0 8.2 1.0 37.2 4.5 0.7
Myeloma 57.2 9.7 1.2 41.8 5.3 0.7 23.2 3.9 0.7 20.4 2.4 0.5
Leukemias 125.8 22.4 1.8 93.0 13.4 1.3 60.0 10.3 1.2 41.6 5.4 0.8

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.