Cancer Indicators - Westchester 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) 16,591 582.1 554.5 Yes 612.0 Yes 2nd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 16,591 493.6 497.3 No 518.6 Yes 2nd
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,191 182.1 180.3 No 201.5 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 5,191 149.1 160.0 Yes 167.0 Yes 1st
Lip, Oral Cavity, and Pharynx Cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 332 11.6 11.9 No 13.3 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 332 9.8 10.5 No 11.0 Yes 2nd
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 59 2.1 2.5 No 2.5 No 1st
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 59 1.7 2.2 No 2.1 No 1st
Colon and rectum cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,344 47.2 48.1 No 50.8 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,344 39.4 43.0 Yes 42.6 Yes 1st
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 465 16.3 16.9 No 17.6 No 2nd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 465 13.1 14.9 Yes 14.4 Yes 1st
Lung and bronchus cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,850 64.9 69.9 Yes 83.1 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,850 54.1 62.7 Yes 69.7 Yes 1st
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,208 42.4 46.2 Yes 55.6 Yes 1st
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 1,208 35.1 41.4 Yes 46.6 Yes 1st
Female breast cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,550 172.5 149.9 Yes 165.1 Yes 4th
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,550 140.0 128.5 Yes 134.4 No 4th
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 413 27.9 26.6 No 28.6 No 3rd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 413 20.6 21.4 No 21.5 No 3rd
Crude late stage incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 735 49.7 50.5 No 52.9 No 3rd
Age-adjusted late stage incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 735 41.3 44.1 No 44.1 No 2nd
Cervix uteri cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 113 7.6 8.4 No 7.4 No 2nd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 113 7.3 7.9 No 7.0 No 2nd
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 30 2.0 2.6 No 2.2 No 2nd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 30 1.8 2.2 No 1.8 No 2nd
Ovarian cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 249 16.8 15.2 No 16.2 No 3rd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 249 13.8 12.8 No 13.0 No 3rd
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 162 11.0 9.4 No 10.6 No 3rd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 162 8.1 7.6 No 8.0 No 3rd
Prostate cancer
Crude incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,366 172.5 164.7 Yes 177.1 No 3rd
Age-adjusted incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 2,366 156.2 155.7 No 155.6 No 3rd
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 292 21.3 18.7 Yes 18.7 Yes 3rd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 292 21.1 20.7 No 19.0 No 3rd
Crude late stage incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 353 25.7 23.7 No 25.5 No 3rd
Age-adjusted late stage incidence rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 353 22.8 21.9 No 21.9 No 3rd
Melanoma cancer mortality
Crude mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 92 3.2 2.4 Yes 3.2 No 3rd
Age-adjusted mortality rate per 100,000 (Table) (Trend) (Map) 92 2.7 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 82.7 82.7 No 82.6 No 2nd
% of women 40 years and older with mammography screening in past 2 years (2008-2009) (Table) (Map) N/A 82.0 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) 4,239 67.5 68.0 No 59.6 Yes 1st

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