Incidence of malignant mesothelioma per 100,000 persons aged 15 years and older

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

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  Cases Average population (aged 15+) Crude
Region/County 2010 2011 2012 Total 2010-2012 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 15 18 16 49 1,097,936 1.5
Suffolk 19 22 22 63 1,212,858 1.7
Region Total 34 40 38 112 2,310,794 1.6
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx s s s 15 1,093,767 0.5
Kings 18 14 12 44 2,038,677 0.7
New York 9 9 9 27 1,403,987 0.6
Queens 32 25 21 78 1,871,075 1.4
Richmond s s s 15 381,986 1.3
Region Total 67 56 56 179 6,789,492 0.9
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess s s s 15 246,308 2.0
Orange s s s 6 291,888 0.7*
Putnam s s s s 81,461 s
Rockland s s s 11 242,557 1.5
Sullivan s s s s 63,150 s
Ulster s s s 6 153,537 1.3*
Westchester s s s 20 771,408 0.9
Region Total 20 22 21 63 1,850,310 1.1
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany s s s 11 256,544 1.4
Columbia 0 0 0 0 52,857 0.0*
Greene s s s s 41,615 s
Rensselaer s s s s 132,499 s
Saratoga s s s 12 180,990 2.2
Schenectady s s s 9 126,501 2.4*
Region Total 15 15 9 39 791,006 1.6
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton s s s s 45,498 s
Herkimer s s s s 53,174 s
Montgomery s s s s 40,614 s
Otsego s s s s 53,131 s
Schoharie s s s s 27,361 s
Region Total s s s 15 219,779 2.3
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s 6 69,307 2.9*
Essex 0 0 0 0 33,423 0.0*
Franklin s s s s 43,112 s
Hamilton s s s s 4,191 s
Warren s s s s 55,061 s
Washington s s s s 52,515 s
Region Total s s s 17 257,609 2.2
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s 9 92,921 3.2*
Lewis s s s s 21,767 s
St. Lawrence s s s s 92,732 s
Region Total s s s 15 207,420 2.4
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s s 66,095 s
Cortland s s s s 41,154 s
Madison s s s s 60,437 s
Oneida s s s 7 193,018 1.2*
Onondaga s s s 18 381,329 1.6
Oswego s s s s 99,721 s
Region Total 14 18 8 40 841,753 1.6
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome s s s 7 166,925 1.4*
Chenango s s s s 41,181 s
Delaware s s s s 40,238 s
Tioga s s s s 41,369 s
Tompkins s s s s 88,974 s
Region Total s s s 16 378,687 1.4
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s s 72,614 s
Livingston s s s 6 54,671 3.7*
Monroe s s s 21 611,320 1.1
Ontario s s s s 89,118 s
Schuyler s s s s 15,433 s
Seneca s s s s 29,370 s
Steuben s s s 6 80,581 2.5*
Wayne s s s 6 75,830 2.6*
Yates s s s s 20,434 s
Region Total 15 25 10 50 1,049,370 1.6
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s s 40,238 s
Cattaraugus s s s s 64,718 s
Chautauqua s s s s 110,645 s
Erie 18 15 27 60 760,613 2.6
Genesee s s s s 49,530 s
Niagara s s s 14 178,804 2.6
Orleans s s s s 35,511 s
Wyoming s s s s 35,169 s
Region Total 26 28 37 91 1,275,227 2.4
New York State 212 227 198 637 15,971,447 1.3

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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