Estimated Cancer Prevalence for Selected Cancer Sites by County and Gender, 2012

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

County/Region Diagnosed in Last 5 Years Ever Diagnosed
Males Females Males Females
All cancers Colorectal Lung Prostate All cancers Colorectal Lung Breast All cancers Colorectal Lung Prostate All cancers Colorectal Lung Breast
New York State 164,960 13,470 7,500 74,010 161,920 13,560 9,270 56,330 448,190 38,420 12,930 200,840 525,930 41,580 16,560 192,750
New York City 60,210 5,040 2,670 27,660 61,610 5,370 3,420 21,550 159,630 13,830 4,570 73,850 192,740 16,010 5,980 70,900
New York State Excl New York City 104,750 8,440 4,820 46,350 100,310 8,190 5,850 34,780 288,560 24,580 8,360 126,990 333,180 25,570 10,580 121,850
Bronx 9,190 760 380 4,480 9,580 850 520 3,420 23,770 2,010 640 11,600 29,270 2,490 900 10,880
Kings (Brooklyn) 17,750 1,480 760 8,430 18,050 1,610 990 6,360 46,690 4,020 1,300 22,370 55,580 4,760 1,720 20,570
New York (Manhattan) 12,720 1,040 570 5,720 12,920 1,090 730 4,420 34,390 2,940 990 15,550 41,220 3,320 1,290 14,980
Queens 16,620 1,440 780 7,320 17,060 1,500 950 5,960 44,330 3,970 1,330 19,850 53,770 4,490 1,670 19,780
Richmond (Staten Island) 3,920 320 180 1,710 3,990 320 220 1,390 10,470 880 310 4,470 12,900 960 400 4,700
Albany 2,700 220 120 1,200 2,660 220 150 920 7,420 630 210 3,280 8,910 700 280 3,260
Allegany 490 40 20 220 420 30 30 140 1,380 110 40 610 1,420 100 40 520
Broome 1,950 150 90 860 1,890 160 110 650 5,500 470 160 2,440 6,500 520 210 2,390
Cattaraugus 810 60 40 360 740 60 40 250 2,240 190 60 980 2,450 180 80 900
Cayuga 810 60 40 360 730 60 40 250 2,240 190 60 970 2,490 190 80 910
Chautauqua 1,390 110 60 610 1,280 100 80 440 3,880 330 110 1,720 4,370 330 140 1,600
Chemung 870 70 40 390 820 60 50 280 2,440 210 60 1,080 2,780 210 80 1,020
Chenango 550 40 30 250 480 40 30 170 1,550 130 40 680 1,630 120 50 590
Clinton 780 60 30 340 700 50 40 240 2,100 170 60 890 2,310 170 70 840
Columbia 750 60 40 340 640 50 40 220 2,090 180 60 940 2,170 160 70 810
Cortland 440 30 20 190 400 30 20 140 1,230 100 30 530 1,370 100 40 490
Delaware 600 50 30 270 490 40 30 170 1,670 140 50 750 1,680 130 60 620
Dutchess 2,780 230 120 1,230 2,570 210 140 900 7,550 640 220 3,290 8,410 620 260 3,070
Erie 8,660 700 400 3,900 8,530 720 510 2,960 24,060 2,060 690 10,860 28,680 2,300 930 10,560
Essex 470 40 20 210 400 30 30 140 1,310 110 40 590 1,370 100 50 510
Franklin 490 40 20 210 410 30 20 140 1,310 110 30 550 1,360 100 40 490
Fulton 570 40 30 250 530 40 30 180 1,580 130 50 690 1,800 130 60 650
Genesee 600 50 30 260 560 40 30 190 1,670 140 50 730 1,890 140 60 690
Greene 570 40 30 260 480 40 30 160 1,580 130 40 700 1,610 110 50 590
Hamilton 80 10 0 30 60 10 0 20 200 20 10 100 200 10 10 70
Herkimer 690 50 30 310 630 50 40 220 1,950 160 60 860 2,170 170 70 790
Jefferson 910 70 40 380 860 70 50 290 2,450 200 70 1,020 2,810 200 80 1,000
Lewis 280 20 10 120 240 20 10 80 780 70 20 340 800 60 30 290
Livingston 620 50 30 270 570 40 30 190 1,710 140 50 730 1,890 140 60 680
Madison 700 60 30 310 650 50 40 220 1,910 160 60 820 2,150 150 70 780
Monroe 6,640 540 300 2,970 6,500 540 370 2,260 18,280 1,560 520 8,160 21,540 1,690 680 7,890
Montgomery 500 40 20 220 470 40 30 160 1,430 120 40 630 1,660 130 50 600
Nassau 12,460 1,030 580 5,510 12,300 1,040 720 4,280 34,770 3,040 1,010 15,550 40,910 3,270 1,300 15,040
Niagara 2,160 170 100 960 2,070 170 120 720 5,980 510 170 2,640 6,980 540 220 2,560
Oneida 2,330 180 110 1,030 2,180 180 130 750 6,560 560 190 2,910 7,470 590 240 2,730
Onondaga 4,160 340 190 1,830 4,100 340 240 1,420 11,540 990 330 5,090 13,670 1,060 430 4,990
Ontario 1,110 90 50 490 1,040 80 60 360 3,060 260 90 1,340 3,500 260 110 1,280
Orange 2,990 240 130 1,310 2,890 220 150 1,000 7,970 660 220 3,380 9,240 670 280 3,330
Orleans 420 30 20 190 390 30 20 130 1,150 90 30 500 1,270 90 40 460
Oswego 1,110 90 50 480 1,020 80 60 350 3,000 240 80 1,260 3,360 230 100 1,210
Otsego 650 50 30 290 590 50 40 200 1,830 150 50 810 2,010 150 60 740
Putnam 940 70 40 410 900 60 50 310 2,500 200 70 1,040 2,870 190 90 1,040
Rensselaer 1,460 120 70 640 1,410 110 80 490 3,990 330 110 1,710 4,670 340 140 1,700
Rockland 2,670 220 120 1,190 2,580 220 150 890 7,280 630 210 3,250 8,450 650 270 3,100
St. Lawrence 1,040 80 50 460 950 70 50 320 2,850 230 80 1,220 3,160 230 100 1,150
Saratoga 2,130 160 90 930 2,020 150 110 700 5,770 480 170 2,440 6,630 470 200 2,400
Schenectady 1,400 110 60 610 1,400 110 80 480 3,920 340 110 1,730 4,720 370 150 1,720
Schoharie 370 30 20 160 310 30 20 110 1,000 80 30 440 1,030 70 30 370
Schuyler 210 20 10 100 180 20 10 60 580 50 20 250 620 40 20 230
Seneca 370 30 20 160 320 30 20 110 1,030 80 30 450 1,090 80 40 390
Steuben 1,040 80 50 460 940 70 50 320 2,880 240 80 1,270 3,130 230 100 1,150
Suffolk 13,420 1,080 620 5,860 13,140 1,040 750 4,570 36,650 3,090 1,060 15,800 42,980 3,190 1,350 15,640
Sullivan 820 60 40 370 680 50 40 240 2,210 180 60 980 2,210 150 60 810
Tioga 540 40 20 240 480 40 30 170 1,490 120 40 650 1,620 120 50 590
Tompkins 770 50 30 330 740 50 40 250 2,080 170 50 880 2,420 170 70 870
Ulster 1,860 140 80 830 1,710 140 100 590 5,080 430 150 2,220 5,700 430 180 2,090
Warren 720 60 40 320 670 50 40 230 2,010 170 60 880 2,280 170 70 830
Washington 660 50 30 290 580 40 30 200 1,820 150 50 790 1,940 140 60 700
Wayne 940 70 40 420 850 70 50 300 2,570 220 70 1,110 2,800 200 90 1,020
Westchester 8,500 700 390 3,810 8,480 720 490 2,960 23,540 2,030 680 10,630 27,990 2,250 880 10,290
Wyoming 430 30 20 190 350 30 20 120 1,140 90 30 480 1,170 80 40 420
Yates 270 20 10 120 240 20 10 80 750 60 20 340 810 60 30 300

Notes

  • Estimated number of residents alive as of January 1, 2012, diagnosed with cancer within the last 5 years or anytime in the past, respectively.
  • Numbers are rounded to the nearest 10.