Cancer Indicators - Schenectady County

2009-2011

Indicator Data Links 3 Year Total County Rate NYS Rate Sig.Dif. NYS Rate exc NYC Sig.Dif. County Ranking
Group
All cancers
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,691 579.9 554.5 Yes 612.0 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,691 484.6 497.3 No 518.6 Yes 1st
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,015 218.7 180.3 Yes 201.5 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,015 172.1 160.0 Yes 167.0 No 2nd
Lip, Oral Cavity, and Pharynx Cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 69 14.9 11.9 No 13.3 No 3rd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 69 12.3 10.5 No 11.0 No 3rd
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 1.5* 2.5 No 2.5 No 1st
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 7 1.1* 2.2 No 2.1 No 1st
Colon and rectum cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 234 50.4 48.1 No 50.8 No 2nd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 234 42.2 43.0 No 42.6 No 2nd
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 96 20.7 16.9 No 17.6 No 4th
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 96 15.6 14.9 No 14.4 No 3rd
Lung and bronchus cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 407 87.7 69.9 Yes 83.1 No 2nd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 407 71.5 62.7 Yes 69.7 No 2nd
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 291 62.7 46.2 Yes 55.6 No 3rd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 291 51.2 41.4 Yes 46.6 No 3rd
Female breast cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 367 153.1 149.9 No 165.1 No 2nd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 367 123.0 128.5 No 134.4 No 2nd
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 78 32.5 26.6 No 28.6 No 4th
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 78 23.9 21.4 No 21.5 No 4th
Crude late stage incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 113 47.1 50.5 No 52.9 No 2nd
Age-adjusted late stage incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 113 40.0 44.1 No 44.1 No 2nd
Cervix uteri cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 5.0 8.4 No 7.4 No 1st
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 12 4.7 7.9 No 7.0 No 1st
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 2.6 N/A 2.2 N/A N/A
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) s s 2.2 N/A 1.8 N/A N/A
Ovarian cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 31 12.9 15.2 No 16.2 No 1st
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 31 9.7 12.8 No 13.0 No 1st
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 20 8.3 9.4 No 10.6 No 2nd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 20 5.5 7.6 No 8.0 No 1st
Prostate cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 296 131.9 164.7 Yes 177.1 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 296 115.8 155.7 Yes 155.6 Yes 1st
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 49 21.8 18.7 No 18.7 No 4th
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 49 19.8 20.7 No 19.0 No 3rd
Crude late stage incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 54 24.1 23.7 No 25.5 No 2nd
Age-adjusted late stage incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 54 20.4 21.9 No 21.9 No 2nd
Melanoma cancer mortality
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 3.0 2.4 No 3.2 No 2nd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 14 2.6 2.2 No 2.7 No 2nd
Age-adjusted % of women 18 years and older with Pap smear in past 3 years (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 86.9 82.7 No 82.6 No 1st
% of women 40 years and older with mammography screening in past 2 years (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 82.9 79.7 No 81.9 No 1st
% of women, aged 40-69 years, with a mammogram during the measurement year or the year prior in Medicaid program (2012) (Table) (Trend) (Map) 629 58.3 68.0 Yes 59.6 No 3rd

N/A: Data not available

*: Fewer than 10 events in the numerator, therefore the rate is unstable

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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