Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites, Suffolk 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 4013.8 643.7 9.1 3938.6 529.7 7.6 1204.2 199.6 5.1 1277.6 159.3 4.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 113.4 17.2 1.4 50.4 6.7 0.8 17.4 2.8 0.6 10.0 1.2 0.3
Esophagus 60.4 9.5 1.1 20.8 2.6 0.5 53.0 8.4 1.0 17.0 2.1 0.5
Stomach 61.2 9.8 1.1 31.2 3.9 0.6 23.2 3.8 0.7 14.0 1.7 0.4
Colorectal 328.4 53.7 2.6 331.2 41.9 2.1 112.8 19.0 1.6 118.0 14.0 1.2
Colon excluding rectum 232.2 38.5 2.2 249.4 31.2 1.8 92.2 15.6 1.4 100.0 11.8 1.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 96.2 15.3 1.4 81.8 10.8 1.1 20.6 3.4 0.7 18.0 2.2 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 69.4 10.3 1.1 23.8 3.1 0.6 45.4 6.9 0.9 23.8 3.0 0.6
Pancreas 103.6 16.5 1.4 112.2 13.9 1.2 84.6 13.6 1.3 90.4 10.9 1.0
Larynx 40.4 6.2 0.9 13.0 1.7 0.4 10.0 1.6 0.4 4.2 0.5 0.2
Lung and bronchus 522.0 84.8 3.3 578.8 74.5 2.8 331.0 54.2 2.6 360.6 45.7 2.1
Melanoma of the skin 227.2 37.2 2.2 155.8 22.6 1.7 34.0 5.5 0.8 17.2 2.2 0.5
Female breast       1112.6 151.0 4.1       189.4 23.8 1.6
Cervix uteri       45.6 7.0 1.0       13.8 1.8 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       245.0 31.8 1.8       38.6 4.9 0.7
Ovary       113.2 15.1 1.3       70.0 9.0 1.0
Prostate 1087.4 165.6 4.5       102.6 18.3 1.6      
Testis 46.4 9.5 1.3       0.4 0.1 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 321.6 52.7 2.6 105.8 13.4 1.2 51.4 8.9 1.1 21.6 2.5 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 179.2 28.3 1.9 102.2 14.0 1.3 33.4 5.5 0.9 20.6 2.5 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 54.2 9.3 1.1 41.2 6.4 0.9 34.0 5.6 0.9 23.6 3.3 0.6
Thyroid 81.4 13.6 1.4 199.0 32.6 2.1 5.0 0.9 0.3 4.6 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 21.8 4.1 0.8 23.0 4.3 0.8 2.0 0.3 0.2 2.6 0.3 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 175.2 28.8 1.9 147.4 19.6 1.5 46.6 7.7 1.0 43.4 5.3 0.7
Myeloma 53.0 8.5 1.0 47.4 6.0 0.8 23.2 3.8 0.7 20.0 2.4 0.5
Leukemias 137.0 22.8 1.7 100.4 13.7 1.3 56.8 9.5 1.1 39.6 5.1 0.7

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.