Cancer Incidence for Northwest, Westchester County, 2007-2011

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 421.4 590.0 25.2 413.6 471.0 20.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 14.8 19.0 4.3 5.8 7.0 2.5
Esophagus 6.6 8.7 3.0 1.8 2.0 1.3
Stomach 6.8 10.1 3.4 4.4 4.6 1.9
Colorectal 31.2 44.4 7.0 35.6 39.4 5.8
Colon excluding rectum 23.4 34.0 6.2 30.8 34.1 5.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 7.8 10.3 3.2 4.8 5.3 2.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 12.0 15.4 3.9 3.0 3.3 1.7
Pancreas 10.6 15.2 4.1 11.0 11.7 3.1
Larynx 4.2 5.7 2.4 1.2 1.5 1.2
Lung and bronchus 41.6 60.3 8.2 53.0 58.6 7.1
Melanoma of the skin 21.0 29.7 5.7 14.0 17.0 4.0
Female breast       132.8 152.4 11.6
Cervix uteri       5.4 7.4 2.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       24.6 28.0 4.9
Ovary       12.0 13.6 3.4
Prostate 133.0 181.7 13.8      
Testis 3.6 4.8 2.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 27.2 41.1 6.9 9.4 9.8 2.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 15.8 22.2 4.9 9.8 11.0 3.1
Brain and other nervous system 6.6 8.8 3.0 4.2 4.9 2.1
Thyroid 7.2 8.8 2.9 19.8 25.3 5.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.8 4.1 2.1 2.2 3.5 2.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 20.4 28.6 5.6 15.6 17.3 3.8
Myeloma 6.8 10.1 3.4 5.2 5.4 2.1
Leukemias 15.4 22.6 5.0 11.0 12.2 3.2

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 per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.