Melanoma cancer mortality rate per 100,000

Source:2008-2010 Cancer Registry Data as of June, 2013

Adjusted Rates Are Age Adjusted to The 2000 United States Population

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  Deaths Average population Crude Adjusted
Region/County 2008 2009 2010 Total 2008-2010 Rate Rate
Reg- 1 Western New York
Allegany s s s s 49,032 s s
Cattaraugus s s s 6 80,501 2.5* 1.8*
Chautauqua s s s 15 135,080 3.7 3.0
Erie 25 38 38 101 919,552 3.7 3.0
Genesee s s s 6 59,969 3.3* 2.9*
Niagara 7 6 7 20 216,126 3.1 2.3
Orleans s s s s 43,030 s s
Wyoming s s s s 42,218 s s
Region Total 43 54 60 157 1,545,508 3.4 2.8
Reg- 2 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s 14 88,727 5.3 4.8
Livingston s s s s 65,469 s s
Monroe 25 29 17 71 743,013 3.2 2.7
Ontario s s s 15 107,204 4.7 3.7
Schuyler s s s s 18,460 s s
Seneca s s s s 35,287 s s
Steuben s s s 8 98,871 2.7* 2.2*
Wayne s s s s 93,722 s s
Yates s s s s 25,341 s s
Region Total 40 48 38 126 1,276,093 3.3 2.8
Reg- 3 Central New York
Cayuga s s s s 80,217 s s
Cortland s s s s 49,406 s s
Herkimer s s s s 64,422 s s
Jefferson s s s 12 115,579 3.5 3.7
Lewis s s s s 27,009 s s
Madison s s s s 73,236 s s
Oneida s s s 19 234,657 2.7 2.2
Onondaga 11 15 10 36 465,453 2.6 2.3
Oswego s s s 14 122,196 3.8 3.4
St. Lawrence s s s 9 111,923 2.7* 2.5*
Tompkins s s s s 101,178 s s
Region Total 35 39 37 111 1,445,275 2.6 2.2
Reg- 4 New York-Penn
Broome s s s 21 200,777 3.5 2.7
Chenango s s s s 50,787 s s
Tioga s s s 6 51,276 3.9* 3.0*
Region Total 11 10 9 30 302,841 3.3 2.6
Reg- 5 Northeastern New York
Albany 11 10 10 31 304,120 3.4 3.0
Clinton s s s 9 82,275 3.6* 3.5*
Columbia s s s 10 63,099 5.3 3.8
Delaware s s s 6 48,129 4.2* 3.4*
Essex s s s s 39,410 s s
Franklin s s s s 51,741 s s
Fulton s s s s 55,538 s s
Greene s s s 10 49,333 6.8 5.4
Hamilton s s s s 4,862 s s
Montgomery s s s s 50,071 s s
Otsego s s s s 62,356 s s
Rensselaer s s s 16 159,209 3.3 3.0
Saratoga s s s 15 218,641 2.3 2.1
Schenectady s s s 13 154,114 2.8 2.5
Schoharie s s s 6 32,786 6.1* 4.0*
Warren s s s s 65,755 s s
Washington s s s 7 63,217 3.7* 3.0*
Region Total 56 46 49 151 1,504,654 3.3 2.8
Reg- 6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess s s s 18 296,964 2.0 1.8
Orange 12 7 9 28 371,944 2.5 2.6
Putnam s s s 8 99,640 2.7* 2.6*
Rockland 7 12 10 29 308,862 3.1 2.9
Sullivan s s s 9 77,624 3.9* 3.2*
Ulster 7 6 8 21 182,762 3.8 3.2
Westchester 24 26 26 76 943,978 2.7 2.2
Region Total 62 66 61 189 2,281,773 2.8 2.4
Reg- 7 New York City
Bronx 12 8 9 29 1,375,636 0.7 0.8
Kings 29 31 36 96 2,485,542 1.3 1.3
New York 31 24 25 80 1,585,978 1.7 1.5
Queens 27 33 35 95 2,214,895 1.4 1.4
Richmond 12 7 8 27 466,686 1.9 1.8
Region Total 111 103 113 327 8,128,737 1.3 1.3
Reg- 8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 50 37 40 127 1,332,750 3.2 2.6
Suffolk 51 57 60 168 1,487,271 3.8 3.4
Region Total 101 94 100 295 2,820,021 3.5 3.0
New York State 459 460 467 1,386 19,304,903 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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