Cancer Incidence for Remainder of Rockland County, Rockland 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 609.0 686.1 24.4 561.8 525.0 19.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 11.2 11.6 3.0 6.4 6.0 2.1
Esophagus 8.6 10.1 3.0 4.0 3.4 1.5
Stomach 9.8 11.9 3.3 6.8 6.3 2.1
Colorectal 45.8 55.4 7.2 45.8 41.9 5.4
Colon excluding rectum 34.0 41.4 6.2 35.4 32.2 4.7
Rectum & rectosigmoid 11.8 14.0 3.6 10.4 9.7 2.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 10.2 11.4 3.1 6.6 6.2 2.1
Pancreas 14.4 17.5 4.0 13.2 11.7 2.8
Larynx 5.8 6.6 2.4 0.8 0.7 0.7
Lung and bronchus 71.6 84.6 8.8 63.0 55.9 6.2
Melanoma of the skin 25.0 28.7 5.0 20.2 19.7 3.8
Female breast       172.4 160.2 10.7
Cervix uteri       9.6 10.5 3.0
Corpus uterus and NOS       37.2 32.5 4.7
Ovary       16.8 16.4 3.5
Prostate 211.4 215.7 13.0      
Testis 7.4 9.8 3.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 43.6 52.8 7.0 13.0 11.6 2.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 23.8 26.4 4.7 14.4 13.3 3.1
Brain and other nervous system 6.4 7.4 2.6 5.2 5.5 2.1
Thyroid 12.2 13.9 3.5 30.8 34.4 5.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.0 3.7 1.9 2.6 3.1 1.7
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 30.0 35.0 5.6 26.0 24.5 4.2
Myeloma 6.4 7.3 2.5 7.8 7.0 2.2
Leukemias 18.6 22.6 4.6 15.2 14.0 3.1

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.