Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites, Suffolk 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 4008.2 632.5 8.9 3948.8 525.5 7.6 1231.6 199.8 5.1 1263.2 155.2 3.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 116.6 17.5 1.4 48.8 6.4 0.8 20.4 3.3 0.7 8.0 0.9 0.3
Esophagus 61.6 9.6 1.1 20.2 2.5 0.5 52.2 8.0 1.0 17.2 2.1 0.5
Stomach 60.8 9.5 1.1 32.0 4.0 0.6 23.4 3.8 0.7 12.0 1.4 0.4
Colorectal 327.8 52.6 2.6 312.8 39.2 2.0 112.8 18.5 1.5 112.2 13.1 1.1
Colon excluding rectum 229.8 37.3 2.2 233.6 29.0 1.7 91.8 15.1 1.4 95.6 11.1 1.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 98.0 15.4 1.4 79.2 10.3 1.0 21.0 3.4 0.7 16.6 2.0 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 74.6 10.9 1.1 23.8 3.0 0.6 49.0 7.4 0.9 25.0 3.1 0.6
Pancreas 109.0 17.1 1.5 110.8 13.4 1.1 86.8 13.7 1.3 91.8 10.9 1.0
Larynx 38.6 5.9 0.8 11.8 1.5 0.4 10.4 1.6 0.4 3.8 0.5 0.2
Lung and bronchus 515.8 82.2 3.2 570.4 72.0 2.7 338.4 54.2 2.6 360.4 44.8 2.1
Melanoma of the skin 233.0 37.6 2.2 156.6 22.4 1.7 33.6 5.5 0.8 18.8 2.3 0.5
Female breast       1136.0 152.8 4.1       188.4 23.3 1.5
Cervix uteri       43.8 6.8 0.9       14.2 1.9 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       255.4 32.8 1.8       39.2 4.9 0.7
Ovary       114.4 15.0 1.3       69.0 8.6 0.9
Prostate 1020.4 151.1 4.2       103.6 18.0 1.6      
Testis 47.4 10.0 1.3       0.4 0.1 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 329.2 52.9 2.6 112.0 13.9 1.2 54.6 9.2 1.1 21.6 2.5 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 182.0 28.4 1.9 103.0 14.0 1.3 36.4 5.8 0.9 19.6 2.4 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 53.4 8.9 1.1 42.6 6.7 1.0 35.8 5.6 0.8 26.4 3.6 0.6
Thyroid 84.8 14.2 1.4 204.2 33.8 2.2 5.0 0.8 0.3 4.8 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 24.0 4.6 0.8 22.4 4.1 0.8 2.0 0.3 0.2 2.4 0.3 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 181.6 29.7 2.0 148.6 19.5 1.5 48.6 8.1 1.0 43.0 5.2 0.7
Myeloma 55.8 8.8 1.1 46.8 5.8 0.8 22.0 3.5 0.7 18.4 2.2 0.5
Leukemias 145.0 23.9 1.8 101.6 13.7 1.3 58.6 9.7 1.1 38.0 4.8 0.7

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.