Colon and rectum 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 210 218 212 640 1,345,448 15.9 11.8
Suffolk 259 248 235 742 1,498,125 16.5 14.3
Region Total 469 466 447 1,382 2,843,573 16.2 13.0
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 213 199 236 648 1,397,357 15.5 17.1
Kings 415 419 411 1,245 2,538,529 16.3 16.8
New York 229 222 213 664 1,604,407 13.8 12.3
Queens 369 372 362 1,103 2,254,750 16.3 14.9
Richmond 88 83 79 250 470,402 17.7 16.4
Region Total 1,314 1,295 1,301 3,910 8,265,444 15.8 15.3
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 47 55 51 153 297,768 17.1 14.7
Orange 56 63 45 164 374,158 14.6 14.8
Putnam 16 17 10 43 99,769 14.4 12.8
Rockland 42 50 45 137 315,331 14.5 13.2
Sullivan 9 12 23 44 77,100 19.0 15.1
Ulster 47 46 26 119 182,256 21.8 16.8
Westchester 158 145 159 462 956,494 16.1 12.8
Region Total 375 388 359 1,122 2,302,875 16.2 13.8
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 51 63 45 159 304,694 17.4 14.2
Columbia 23 13 16 52 62,709 27.6 19.3
Greene 11 15 9 35 48,924 23.8 16.7
Rensselaer 30 24 28 82 159,719 17.1 14.5
Saratoga 27 29 29 85 221,076 12.8 11.0
Schenectady 35 28 30 93 154,973 20.0 15.4
Region Total 177 172 157 506 952,095 17.7 14.3
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 12 17 11 40 55,216 24.1 18.0
Herkimer 11 14 19 44 64,530 22.7 17.1
Montgomery 11 11 10 32 50,058 21.3 15.9
Otsego 12 11 7 30 61,965 16.1 11.8
Schoharie s s s 18 32,473 18.5 14.0
Region Total 49 58 57 164 264,241 20.7 15.4
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 20 18 12 50 81,862 20.4 18.6
Essex 8 7 9 24 39,211 20.4 13.9
Franklin 11 9 11 31 51,626 20.0 18.2
Hamilton s s s s 4,808 s s
Warren 17 8 12 37 65,653 18.8 12.8
Washington 13 10 16 39 63,071 20.6 16.0
Region Total 69 54 60 183 306,231 19.9 15.7
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 17 16 13 46 118,332 13.0 13.6
Lewis 6 10 10 26 27,128 31.9 27.3
St. Lawrence 22 21 14 57 112,150 16.9 15.3
Region Total 45 47 37 129 257,610 16.7 16.0
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 14 8 12 34 79,775 14.2 10.6
Cortland 8 9 8 25 49,456 16.8 14.6
Madison 13 17 21 51 72,881 23.3 20.2
Oneida 44 43 47 134 234,193 19.1 14.2
Onondaga 77 72 78 227 467,263 16.2 13.3
Oswego 21 16 27 64 121,951 17.5 16.2
Region Total 177 165 193 535 1,025,519 17.4 14.1
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 37 31 40 108 199,225 18.1 12.8
Chenango 11 16 7 34 50,162 22.6 16.5
Delaware 16 12 6 34 47,570 23.8 15.1
Tioga 7 7 8 22 50,867 14.4 11.3
Tompkins 14 17 18 49 101,989 16.0 16.9
Region Total 85 83 79 247 449,813 18.3 14.1
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 10 14 20 44 88,848 16.5 12.3
Livingston 12 18 17 47 65,007 24.1 19.7
Monroe 118 141 110 369 746,442 16.5 13.7
Ontario 18 14 16 48 108,374 14.8 11.1
Schuyler s s s 7 18,439 12.7* 9.5*
Seneca s s s 11 35,291 10.4 8.0
Steuben 21 21 20 62 99,095 20.9 15.7
Wayne 20 12 16 48 93,333 17.1 14.4
Yates s s s 19 25,366 25.0 18.4
Region Total 210 237 208 655 1,280,196 17.1 13.7
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 15 7 9 31 48,680 21.2 16.8
Cattaraugus 20 12 9 41 79,859 17.1 13.5
Chautauqua 21 27 29 77 134,190 19.1 13.7
Erie 176 164 175 515 919,268 18.7 14.0
Genesee 15 15 15 45 60,044 25.0 18.4
Niagara 47 38 35 120 215,837 18.5 13.6
Orleans s s s 24 42,916 18.6 16.1
Wyoming 8 7 9 24 41,980 19.1 17.5
Region Total 307 278 292 877 1,542,775 18.9 14.3
New York State 3,277 3,243 3,190 9,710 19,490,373 16.6 14.4

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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