Cancer Incidence and Mortality for Albany 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 907.2 588.0 17.5 906.2 469.6 14.1 316.2 214.4 10.8 313.6 149.7 7.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 31.4 18.7 3.0 11.2 5.7 1.6 6.2 3.7 1.3 2.6 1.3 0.7
Esophagus 15.0 9.4 2.2 5.4 2.6 1.0 14.6 9.2 2.2 3.6 1.7 0.8
Stomach 15.2 10.2 2.4 8.8 4.3 1.3 6.6 4.5 1.6 4.4 2.1 0.9
Colorectal 77.8 51.0 5.2 76.4 37.4 3.9 25.0 17.5 3.1 29.6 12.6 2.1
Colon excluding rectum 52.2 34.5 4.3 57.4 27.4 3.3 18.2 12.7 2.7 23.0 9.9 1.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 25.6 16.6 2.9 19.0 9.9 2.1 6.8 4.8 1.6 6.6 2.7 1.0
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 22.4 13.8 2.6 9.8 5.0 1.4 12.4 7.6 1.9 7.8 3.7 1.2
Pancreas 25.0 16.6 3.0 22.4 10.7 2.0 18.0 11.9 2.5 21.6 10.4 2.0
Larynx 9.2 6.0 1.8 4.6 2.5 1.0 3.2 1.9 1.0 1.4 0.7 0.5
Lung and bronchus 131.8 87.3 6.8 129.2 66.1 5.2 91.6 62.6 5.8 87.4 43.0 4.1
Melanoma of the skin 36.6 24.4 3.6 29.2 15.8 2.7 5.4 3.5 1.3 5.4 2.8 1.1
Female breast       259.6 137.9 7.7       43.4 21.3 2.9
Cervix uteri       6.6 4.0 1.4       2.2 1.0 0.6
Corpus uterus and NOS       58.0 29.6 3.5       8.8 4.2 1.3
Ovary       21.0 10.6 2.1       12.4 6.1 1.5
Prostate 226.8 139.0 8.3       28.8 20.5 3.4      
Testis 10.0 7.2 2.1       0.4 0.3 0.4      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 71.6 48.5 5.1 27.6 13.2 2.3 10.0 6.9 1.9 3.8 1.6 0.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 35.6 22.8 3.4 21.4 11.6 2.3 8.0 5.6 1.8 6.6 3.1 1.1
Brain and other nervous system 12.2 8.2 2.1 11.2 6.6 1.8 8.2 5.4 1.7 7.2 3.7 1.2
Thyroid 10.8 7.2 2.0 43.0 26.2 3.6 1.6 1.1 0.8 0.8 0.5 0.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.4 3.7 1.4 4.2 2.4 1.1 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.8 0.4 0.5
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 40.8 26.4 3.7 35.6 18.3 2.8 10.8 7.3 2.0 8.8 4.0 1.2
Myeloma 14.6 9.7 2.3 12.8 6.2 1.6 6.0 4.2 1.5 6.6 3.1 1.1
Leukemias 33.6 23.0 3.5 19.6 9.9 2.1 15.0 10.4 2.4 8.2 3.8 1.2

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.