Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites, 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 3543.4 615.6 9.4 3571.8 528.5 8.3 1038.8 174.5 4.8 1091.2 135.8 3.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 88.2 14.7 1.4 53.0 7.6 1.0 14.0 2.4 0.6 8.2 0.9 0.3
Esophagus 44.2 7.4 1.0 15.2 1.9 0.4 38.6 6.4 0.9 10.8 1.1 0.3
Stomach 59.6 10.5 1.2 37.2 5.1 0.8 21.6 3.6 0.7 16.4 2.0 0.5
Colorectal 268.6 46.5 2.6 273.0 35.1 2.0 89.8 15.1 1.4 94.8 10.7 1.0
Colon excluding rectum 187.2 32.3 2.1 200.8 24.9 1.6 74.6 12.5 1.3 85.0 9.5 1.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 81.4 14.2 1.4 72.2 10.2 1.1 15.2 2.5 0.6 9.8 1.2 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 56.0 9.2 1.1 20.0 2.6 0.5 42.8 7.0 1.0 20.8 2.5 0.5
Pancreas 116.8 19.9 1.7 110.0 13.5 1.2 92.2 15.6 1.5 89.6 10.8 1.0
Larynx 30.6 5.2 0.8 8.8 1.3 0.4 7.0 1.1 0.4 3.0 0.4 0.2
Lung and bronchus 395.0 67.6 3.0 475.8 63.7 2.7 247.4 41.7 2.4 279.6 35.2 1.9
Melanoma of the skin 221.4 39.8 2.4 159.2 26.4 2.0 26.8 4.6 0.8 16.2 2.3 0.6
Female breast       1012.2 157.1 4.6       151.6 19.5 1.5
Cervix uteri       33.2 6.3 1.1       8.0 1.2 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       239.8 35.0 2.1       35.4 4.4 0.7
Ovary       96.2 14.4 1.4       66.6 9.0 1.0
Prostate 905.8 150.1 4.5       97.0 15.7 1.4      
Testis 30.6 8.4 1.4       0.8 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 303.8 51.5 2.6 105.2 13.9 1.3 53.8 8.9 1.1 25.2 2.8 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 166.6 29.5 2.1 83.0 11.9 1.2 28.2 4.7 0.8 19.2 2.3 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 44.8 8.8 1.2 32.2 5.5 0.9 31.0 5.6 0.9 24.4 3.4 0.6
Thyroid 77.0 15.7 1.7 176.4 36.6 2.6 3.2 0.5 0.3 4.8 0.5 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 20.4 4.8 1.0 16.6 4.0 0.9 2.8 0.6 0.3 1.0 0.1 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 177.8 31.3 2.1 157.6 22.7 1.7 44.2 7.5 1.0 37.6 4.5 0.7
Myeloma 61.0 10.4 1.2 45.4 5.8 0.8 22.0 3.6 0.7 21.4 2.5 0.5
Leukemias 143.2 25.8 2.0 107.6 15.6 1.4 59.4 10.1 1.2 39.4 4.9 0.8

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.