Cancer Incidence and Mortality for Nassau 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 4278.4 585.0 8.0 4365.6 485.9 6.7 1238.4 171.1 4.3 1298.2 131.1 3.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 100.6 13.2 1.2 61.2 6.7 0.8 18.8 2.5 0.5 10.6 1.0 0.3
Esophagus 52.8 7.3 0.9 19.2 1.9 0.4 43.2 5.9 0.8 12.2 1.1 0.3
Stomach 79.2 11.1 1.1 53.8 5.8 0.7 30.8 4.3 0.7 25.2 2.5 0.5
Colorectal 335.8 46.4 2.3 346.8 35.5 1.7 110.2 15.1 1.3 114.6 10.9 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 228.2 31.8 1.9 255.2 25.6 1.5 90.8 12.5 1.2 99.8 9.5 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 107.6 14.6 1.3 91.6 9.9 0.9 19.4 2.7 0.5 14.8 1.4 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 79.0 10.3 1.0 28.2 3.0 0.5 59.6 7.9 0.9 26.2 2.6 0.5
Pancreas 135.2 18.6 1.4 130.6 13.2 1.0 106.8 14.7 1.3 100.0 10.0 0.9
Larynx 37.2 4.9 0.7 10.8 1.2 0.3 8.8 1.2 0.4 3.0 0.3 0.2
Lung and bronchus 467.8 65.0 2.7 543.8 57.2 2.2 294.6 40.7 2.1 309.0 31.5 1.6
Melanoma of the skin 229.4 31.8 1.9 165.2 19.4 1.4 26.2 3.7 0.6 18.6 2.0 0.4
Female breast       1281.6 146.9 3.7       191.6 19.7 1.3
Cervix uteri       51.0 6.8 0.9       15.0 1.7 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       292.4 32.0 1.7       45.2 4.7 0.6
Ovary       124.4 13.9 1.1       76.6 8.0 0.8
Prostate 1200.4 158.0 4.1       118.0 16.5 1.3      
Testis 35.6 5.9 0.9       1.6 0.3 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 332.0 45.8 2.2 116.4 12.0 1.0 56.8 8.0 0.9 24.6 2.2 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 196.8 26.8 1.7 101.4 11.0 1.0 35.2 4.8 0.7 22.2 2.1 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 53.6 7.8 1.0 45.0 5.4 0.7 35.0 4.9 0.7 31.4 3.5 0.6
Thyroid 87.0 12.4 1.2 219.0 29.4 1.8 4.0 0.6 0.3 6.0 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 28.2 4.3 0.7 20.2 3.0 0.6 3.0 0.4 0.2 1.8 0.2 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 211.2 29.4 1.8 194.8 21.3 1.4 52.6 7.3 0.9 43.0 4.3 0.6
Myeloma 75.4 10.3 1.1 65.6 6.8 0.8 29.2 4.1 0.7 29.0 2.8 0.5
Leukemias 157.2 21.9 1.6 117.2 13.0 1.1 67.6 9.4 1.0 46.4 4.6 0.6

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.