Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites, 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 3550.4 618.3 9.4 3592.2 529.0 8.3 1056.6 178.2 4.9 1091.6 136.4 3.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 83.0 13.9 1.4 49.6 7.2 1.0 15.8 2.6 0.6 8.6 1.0 0.3
Esophagus 45.6 7.8 1.0 15.0 1.9 0.5 39.0 6.7 1.0 9.4 1.0 0.3
Stomach 57.0 10.0 1.2 34.4 4.6 0.7 20.2 3.5 0.7 17.8 2.1 0.5
Colorectal 273.6 47.4 2.6 280.6 35.8 2.0 92.0 15.4 1.4 96.4 10.9 1.0
Colon excluding rectum 188.6 32.6 2.1 209.4 25.8 1.7 76.8 12.8 1.3 84.4 9.5 1.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 85.0 14.7 1.4 71.2 10.0 1.1 15.2 2.6 0.6 12.0 1.4 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 54.2 9.1 1.1 21.0 2.8 0.5 44.8 7.4 1.0 20.2 2.4 0.5
Pancreas 116.0 19.8 1.6 109.2 13.5 1.2 94.2 16.0 1.5 86.2 10.4 1.0
Larynx 30.4 5.1 0.8 9.8 1.4 0.4 6.6 1.1 0.4 2.4 0.3 0.2
Lung and bronchus 403.8 69.2 3.1 487.2 65.0 2.7 256.6 43.5 2.4 278.8 35.3 1.9
Melanoma of the skin 220.8 39.6 2.4 157.6 26.3 2.0 25.8 4.4 0.8 17.2 2.5 0.6
Female breast       1024.0 157.9 4.6       152.2 19.5 1.5
Cervix uteri       33.4 6.4 1.1       8.2 1.2 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       242.4 35.3 2.1       34.6 4.4 0.7
Ovary       104.2 15.8 1.4       65.8 8.8 1.0
Prostate 931.6 156.3 4.6       97.0 15.7 1.4      
Testis 29.4 7.9 1.3       1.0 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 308.4 52.2 2.7 105.4 13.8 1.2 53.0 8.8 1.1 22.6 2.5 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 165.6 29.5 2.1 82.8 11.9 1.2 30.0 5.1 0.8 18.8 2.3 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 43.6 8.7 1.2 35.2 5.8 0.9 30.8 5.5 0.9 25.2 3.6 0.7
Thyroid 72.2 14.5 1.6 168.4 34.5 2.5 3.6 0.6 0.3 5.0 0.6 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 21.6 5.0 1.0 15.8 3.9 0.9 2.6 0.5 0.3 1.2 0.1 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 176.2 31.2 2.1 162.8 23.2 1.7 45.4 7.7 1.0 36.4 4.4 0.7
Myeloma 57.6 9.8 1.2 46.0 5.8 0.8 22.4 3.7 0.7 20.8 2.5 0.5
Leukemias 133.6 23.8 1.9 98.0 14.3 1.4 59.6 10.1 1.2 40.2 5.0 0.8

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.