Cancer Incidence for Northwest, Westchester County, 2008-2012

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 411.0 574.3 24.8 416.0 474.2 20.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 15.2 20.0 4.5 6.2 7.3 2.6
Esophagus 6.4 8.1 2.8 1.6 1.7 1.2
Stomach 6.6 9.9 3.4 4.6 4.9 2.0
Colorectal 29.6 41.0 6.6 33.2 36.8 5.6
Colon excluding rectum 21.4 30.5 5.8 27.4 30.4 5.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 8.2 10.5 3.2 5.8 6.3 2.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 10.6 12.9 3.5 2.4 2.6 1.5
Pancreas 9.8 14.2 4.0 12.2 13.4 3.4
Larynx 4.8 6.3 2.5 1.2 1.4 1.1
Lung and bronchus 42.6 62.5 8.4 51.8 57.2 7.0
Melanoma of the skin 20.2 28.4 5.5 14.2 16.8 3.9
Female breast       133.6 153.2 11.6
Cervix uteri       4.0 5.6 2.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       27.4 31.0 5.2
Ovary       10.6 12.2 3.3
Prostate 124.0 168.8 13.3      
Testis 4.0 5.5 2.4      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 27.6 41.8 7.0 10.8 11.4 3.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 15.4 21.3 4.8 10.4 11.8 3.2
Brain and other nervous system 6.4 8.8 3.0 4.8 5.8 2.3
Thyroid 8.6 11.0 3.3 21.6 27.8 5.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.6 3.9 2.1 1.6 2.5 1.7
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 19.4 26.8 5.3 14.8 16.4 3.7
Myeloma 7.8 11.8 3.7 6.0 6.3 2.3
Leukemias 15.8 23.0 5.1 12.4 13.4 3.3

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