Lip, oral cavity and pharynx 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 29 27 29 85 1,345,448 2.1 1.6
Suffolk 32 41 32 105 1,498,125 2.3 2.0
Region Total 61 68 61 190 2,843,573 2.2 1.8
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 27 38 27 92 1,397,357 2.2 2.3
Kings 71 60 64 195 2,538,529 2.6 2.6
New York 50 43 41 134 1,604,407 2.8 2.5
Queens 44 46 47 137 2,254,750 2.0 1.8
Richmond 11 8 14 33 470,402 2.3 2.1
Region Total 203 195 193 591 8,265,444 2.4 2.3
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess s s s 19 297,768 2.1 1.9
Orange 8 6 8 22 374,158 2.0 2.0
Putnam s s s s 99,769 s s
Rockland s s s 17 315,331 1.8 1.6
Sullivan s s s 6 77,100 2.6* 2.0*
Ulster s s s 10 182,256 1.8 1.5
Westchester 21 17 17 55 956,494 1.9 1.5
Region Total 44 41 47 132 2,302,875 1.9 1.6
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 13 11 8 32 304,694 3.5 2.9
Columbia s s s s 62,709 s s
Greene s s s s 48,924 s s
Rensselaer s s s 8 159,719 1.7* 1.4*
Saratoga s s s 21 221,076 3.2 2.7
Schenectady s s s 9 154,973 1.9* 1.5*
Region Total 33 26 21 80 952,095 2.8 2.2
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton s s s 6 55,216 3.6* 2.7*
Herkimer s s s s 64,530 s s
Montgomery s s s 6 50,058 4.0* 3.0*
Otsego s s s s 61,965 s s
Schoharie s s s s 32,473 s s
Region Total s s s 23 264,241 2.9 2.3
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s 8 81,862 3.3* 3.0*
Essex s s s 8 39,211 6.8* 4.8*
Franklin s s s s 51,626 s s
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 4,808 0.0* 0.0*
Warren s s s 9 65,653 4.6* 2.9*
Washington s s s 8 63,071 4.2* 3.4*
Region Total 14 11 13 38 306,231 4.1 3.2
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s 11 118,332 3.1 3.1
Lewis s s s s 27,128 s s
St. Lawrence s s s s 112,150 s s
Region Total s s s 19 257,610 2.5 2.2
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s 10 79,775 4.2 3.0
Cortland s s s s 49,456 s s
Madison s s s s 72,881 s s
Oneida s s s 21 234,193 3.0 2.2
Onondaga 13 15 9 37 467,263 2.6 2.2
Oswego s s s 11 121,951 3.0 2.6
Region Total 25 29 29 83 1,025,519 2.7 2.1
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 8 9 13 30 199,225 5.0 3.8
Chenango s s s 7 50,162 4.7* 3.3*
Delaware s s s 7 47,570 4.9* 3.1*
Tioga s s s s 50,867 s s
Tompkins s s s 6 101,989 2.0* 2.0*
Region Total 16 17 20 53 449,813 3.9 3.1
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s 9 88,848 3.4* 2.8*
Livingston s s s 10 65,007 5.1 4.4
Monroe 19 23 24 66 746,442 2.9 2.3
Ontario s s s 7 108,374 2.2* 1.8*
Schuyler s s s s 18,439 s s
Seneca s s s s 35,291 s s
Steuben s s s s 99,095 s s
Wayne s s s s 93,333 s s
Yates s s s s 25,366 s s
Region Total 30 36 38 104 1,280,196 2.7 2.1
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s s 48,680 s s
Cattaraugus s s s 10 79,859 4.2 3.2
Chautauqua s s s 17 134,190 4.2 2.9
Erie 25 30 47 102 919,268 3.7 3.0
Genesee s s s s 60,044 s s
Niagara s s s 20 215,837 3.1 2.2
Orleans s s s s 42,916 s s
Wyoming s s s s 41,980 s s
Region Total 42 52 68 162 1,542,775 3.5 2.7
New York State 488 486 501 1,475 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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