Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites, Westchester 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 2057.6 576.9 11.4 2170.6 509.0 10.2 633.2 172.5 6.1 689.8 134.8 4.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 58.2 15.7 1.8 28.0 6.5 1.1 8.2 2.2 0.7 3.8 0.7 0.3
Esophagus 22.8 6.2 1.2 11.8 2.4 0.6 22.6 6.2 1.2 10.2 2.0 0.6
Stomach 32.6 8.9 1.4 22.4 4.4 0.9 17.0 4.5 1.0 10.8 2.0 0.6
Colorectal 162.2 45.8 3.2 173.8 36.4 2.6 59.8 16.2 1.9 61.4 11.2 1.4
Colon excluding rectum 117.2 33.0 2.7 135.6 27.6 2.2 47.2 12.8 1.7 51.6 9.4 1.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 45.0 12.7 1.7 38.2 8.8 1.3 12.6 3.4 0.9 9.8 1.8 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 35.0 9.0 1.4 13.6 2.7 0.7 24.4 6.6 1.2 15.4 2.8 0.7
Pancreas 60.6 16.4 1.9 68.2 13.5 1.5 48.2 12.9 1.6 55.2 10.5 1.3
Larynx 19.4 5.3 1.1 6.2 1.3 0.5 4.8 1.3 0.5 1.2 0.2 0.2
Lung and bronchus 221.6 61.0 3.6 277.2 58.1 3.1 159.4 43.6 3.1 167.8 33.1 2.3
Melanoma of the skin 115.0 32.7 2.8 82.6 21.5 2.2 14.8 4.1 1.0 13.0 2.6 0.7
Female breast       650.6 160.5 5.8       104.8 21.7 2.0
Cervix uteri       17.0 5.3 1.2       3.6 0.9 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       135.0 31.1 2.4       26.6 5.3 0.9
Ovary       59.4 14.3 1.7       41.6 8.5 1.2
Prostate 556.6 149.6 5.6       70.2 18.7 2.0      
Testis 21.6 9.5 1.9       0.2 0.1 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 169.6 46.2 3.2 58.0 11.7 1.4 29.2 7.8 1.3 10.0 1.6 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 79.6 22.7 2.3 47.0 10.2 1.4 12.6 3.3 0.8 9.6 1.8 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 30.2 9.8 1.6 24.0 6.1 1.2 19.0 5.7 1.2 15.4 3.4 0.8
Thyroid 44.0 14.4 2.0 118.0 38.3 3.3 2.6 0.7 0.4 2.0 0.4 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 10.4 4.2 1.2 10.4 4.0 1.2 0.8 0.2 0.2 1.4 0.4 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 108.4 31.2 2.7 93.0 20.9 2.0 26.8 7.4 1.3 27.2 4.9 0.9
Myeloma 37.0 10.0 1.5 25.2 5.1 0.9 12.8 3.3 0.8 13.2 2.3 0.6
Leukemias 87.2 25.3 2.4 71.4 16.1 1.8 34.0 9.5 1.5 28.6 5.6 1.0

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.