Melanoma cancer mortality rate per 100,000

Source:2009-2011 Cancer Registry Data as of April, 2014

Adjusted Rates Are Age Adjusted to The 2000 United States Population

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  Deaths Average population Crude Adjusted
Region/County 2009 2010 2011 Total 2009-2011 Rate Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 37 40 42 119 1,339,186 3.0 2.4
Suffolk 57 60 47 164 1,493,470 3.7 3.3
Region Total 94 100 89 283 2,832,656 3.3 2.8
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 8 9 6 23 1,385,141 0.6 0.6
Kings 31 36 31 98 2,509,637 1.3 1.3
New York 24 25 20 69 1,590,953 1.4 1.3
Queens 33 35 35 103 2,232,970 1.5 1.5
Richmond s s s 19 468,942 1.4 1.3
Region Total 103 113 96 312 8,187,642 1.3 1.2
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess s s s 20 297,542 2.2 1.9
Orange 7 9 13 29 373,501 2.6 2.8
Putnam s s s 7 99,772 2.3* 1.9*
Rockland 12 10 8 30 312,110 3.2 3.0
Sullivan s s s 9 77,339 3.9* 3.3*
Ulster 6 8 10 24 182,520 4.4 3.5
Westchester 26 26 40 92 950,128 3.2 2.7
Region Total 66 61 84 211 2,292,911 3.1 2.7
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 10 10 11 31 304,062 3.4 3.0
Columbia s s s 9 62,864 4.8* 3.5*
Greene s s s 8 49,162 5.4* 3.7*
Rensselaer s s s 14 159,337 2.9 2.5
Saratoga s s s 16 219,841 2.4 2.0
Schenectady s s s 14 154,680 3.0 2.6
Region Total 29 31 32 92 949,946 3.2 2.7
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton s s s s 55,403 s s
Herkimer s s s s 64,341 s s
Montgomery s s s s 50,059 s s
Otsego s s s s 62,141 s s
Schoharie s s s s 32,682 s s
Region Total s s s 19 264,626 2.4 1.9
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s 8 82,123 3.2* 3.0*
Essex s s s s 39,325 s s
Franklin s s s 7 51,622 4.5* 4.2*
Hamilton s s s s 4,829 s s
Warren s s s s 65,749 s s
Washington s s s 9 63,188 4.7* 4.2*
Region Total 9 9 15 33 306,836 3.6 3.0
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s 10 116,538 2.9 3.0
Lewis s s s s 27,073 s s
St. Lawrence s s s 10 111,925 3.0 2.5
Region Total s s s 22 255,536 2.9 2.6
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s s 79,969 s s
Cortland s s s s 49,348 s s
Madison s s s 7 73,333 3.2* 2.7*
Oneida s s s 26 234,592 3.7 2.8
Onondaga 15 10 14 39 466,615 2.8 2.4
Oswego s s s 14 122,150 3.8 3.6
Region Total 32 24 37 93 1,026,007 3.0 2.6
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome s s s 15 200,111 2.5 1.9
Chenango s s s s 50,384 s s
Delaware s s s 7 47,861 4.9* 3.1*
Tioga s s s s 51,125 s s
Tompkins s s s s 101,625 s s
Region Total 12 12 11 35 451,106 2.6 2.0
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s 16 88,840 6.0 5.2
Livingston s s s 9 65,280 4.6* 3.9*
Monroe 29 17 18 64 744,549 2.9 2.5
Ontario s s s 15 107,945 4.6 3.6
Schuyler s s s s 18,366 s s
Seneca s s s s 35,230 s s
Steuben s s s 9 98,973 3.0* 2.6*
Wayne s s s 8 93,621 2.8* 2.6*
Yates s s s s 25,375 s s
Region Total 48 38 45 131 1,278,177 3.4 2.9
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s s 48,899 s s
Cattaraugus s s s 8 80,191 3.3* 2.4*
Chautauqua s s s 15 134,793 3.7 3.0
Erie 38 38 24 100 918,704 3.6 3.0
Genesee s s s 8 60,002 4.4* 3.6*
Niagara 6 7 12 25 216,199 3.9 2.9
Orleans s s s s 42,819 s s
Wyoming s s s s 42,106 s s
Region Total 54 60 52 166 1,543,713 3.6 2.9
New York State 460 467 470 1,397 19,389,156 2.4 2.2

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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