Melanoma cancer mortality rate per 100,000

Source:2010-2012 Cancer Registry Data as of April, 2015

Adjusted Rates Are Age Adjusted to The 2000 United States Population

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  Deaths Average population Crude Adjusted
Region/County 2010 2011 2012 Total 2010-2012 Rate Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 40 42 55 137 1,345,448 3.4 2.6
Suffolk 60 47 51 158 1,498,125 3.5 3.1
Region Total 100 89 106 295 2,843,573 3.5 2.9
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 9 6 19 34 1,397,357 0.8 0.9
Kings 36 31 40 107 2,538,529 1.4 1.4
New York 25 20 35 80 1,604,407 1.7 1.5
Queens 35 35 35 105 2,254,750 1.6 1.4
Richmond s s s 20 470,402 1.4 1.3
Region Total 113 96 137 346 8,265,444 1.4 1.4
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess s s s 24 297,768 2.7 2.3
Orange 9 13 9 31 374,158 2.8 3.0
Putnam s s s s 99,769 s s
Rockland 10 8 14 32 315,331 3.4 3.0
Sullivan s s s 6 77,100 2.6* 2.1*
Ulster 8 10 7 25 182,256 4.6 3.5
Westchester 26 40 33 99 956,494 3.5 2.8
Region Total 61 84 76 221 2,302,875 3.2 2.8
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 10 11 12 33 304,694 3.6 3.1
Columbia s s s 7 62,709 3.7* 2.6*
Greene s s s 9 48,924 6.1* 4.4*
Rensselaer s s s 15 159,719 3.1 2.6
Saratoga s s s 20 221,076 3.0 2.5
Schenectady s s s 16 154,973 3.4 2.9
Region Total 31 32 37 100 952,095 3.5 2.9
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton s s s s 55,216 s s
Herkimer s s s s 64,530 s s
Montgomery s s s 8 50,058 5.3* 4.6*
Otsego s s s s 61,965 s s
Schoharie s s s s 32,473 s s
Region Total s s s 20 264,241 2.5 1.9
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s 6 81,862 2.4* 2.0*
Essex s s s 7 39,211 6.0* 4.4*
Franklin s s s s 51,626 s s
Hamilton s s s s 4,808 s s
Warren s s s 8 65,653 4.1* 3.0*
Washington s s s 7 63,071 3.7* 3.4*
Region Total 9 15 11 35 306,231 3.8 3.2
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s 11 118,332 3.1 3.2
Lewis s s s 6 27,128 7.4* 5.7*
St. Lawrence s s s 9 112,150 2.7* 2.2*
Region Total s s s 26 257,610 3.4 3.0
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s s 79,775 s s
Cortland s s s s 49,456 s s
Madison s s s 8 72,881 3.7* 3.0*
Oneida s s s 24 234,193 3.4 2.7
Onondaga 10 14 16 40 467,263 2.9 2.3
Oswego s s s 14 121,951 3.8 3.5
Region Total 24 37 31 92 1,025,519 3.0 2.5
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome s s s 17 199,225 2.8 2.1
Chenango s s s 6 50,162 4.0* 3.3*
Delaware s s s 8 47,570 5.6* 3.5*
Tioga s s s s 50,867 s s
Tompkins s s s 6 101,989 2.0* 2.1*
Region Total 12 11 16 39 449,813 2.9 2.2
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s 9 88,848 3.4* 2.6*
Livingston s s s 11 65,007 5.6 4.8
Monroe 17 18 27 62 746,442 2.8 2.3
Ontario s s s 12 108,374 3.7 2.8
Schuyler s s s s 18,439 s s
Seneca s s s s 35,291 s s
Steuben s s s 9 99,095 3.0* 2.5*
Wayne s s s 10 93,333 3.6 2.9
Yates s s s s 25,366 s s
Region Total 38 45 39 122 1,280,196 3.2 2.7
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s s 48,680 s s
Cattaraugus s s s 7 79,859 2.9* 2.1*
Chautauqua s s s 18 134,190 4.5 3.4
Erie 38 24 44 106 919,268 3.8 3.2
Genesee s s s 9 60,044 5.0* 3.9*
Niagara s s s 24 215,837 3.7 2.8
Orleans s s s s 42,916 s s
Wyoming s s s s 41,980 s s
Region Total 60 52 65 177 1,542,775 3.8 3.1
New York State 467 470 536 1,473 19,490,373 2.5 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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