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

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

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  Cases Average population Crude
Region/County 2008 2009 2010 Total 2008-2010 Rate
Reg- 1 Western New York
Allegany s s s s 40,392 s
Cattaraugus s s s 7 65,031 3.6*
Chautauqua s s s s 110,961 s
Erie 13 17 17 47 757,191 2.1
Genesee s s s s 49,244 s
Niagara s s s 19 178,192 3.6
Orleans s s s s 35,332 s
Wyoming s s s s 35,193 s
Region Total 32 30 25 87 1,271,537 2.3
Reg- 2 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s s 72,467 s
Livingston s s s s 54,775 s
Monroe 14 8 8 30 605,691 1.7
Ontario s s s s 87,594 s
Schuyler s s s s 15,341 s
Seneca s s s s 29,213 s
Steuben s s s s 79,895 s
Wayne s s s 9 75,573 4.0*
Yates s s s s 20,289 s
Region Total 21 15 15 51 1,040,838 1.6
Reg- 3 Central New York
Cayuga s s s s 66,133 s
Cortland s s s s 40,867 s
Herkimer s s s s 52,798 s
Jefferson s s s s 91,151 s
Lewis s s s s 21,542 s
Madison s s s s 60,220 s
Oneida s s s 13 193,029 2.2
Onondaga s s s 14 377,851 1.2
Oswego s s s 6 99,257 2.0*
St. Lawrence s s s 7 92,257 2.5*
Tompkins s s s s 87,944 s
Region Total 23 10 21 54 1,183,048 1.5
Reg- 4 New York-Penn
Broome s s s s 167,576 s
Chenango s s s s 41,382 s
Tioga s s s s 41,388 s
Region Total s s s 9 250,345 1.2*
Reg- 5 Northeastern New York
Albany s s s 15 254,826 2.0
Clinton s s s s 69,338 s
Columbia s s s s 52,870 s
Delaware s s s s 40,593 s
Essex s s s s 33,384 s
Franklin s s s s 43,068 s
Fulton s s s s 45,542 s
Greene s s s s 41,641 s
Hamilton s s s s 4,205 s
Montgomery s s s s 40,473 s
Otsego s s s s 53,085 s
Rensselaer s s s 12 131,351 3.0
Saratoga s s s 11 177,683 2.1
Schenectady s s s 6 125,282 1.6*
Schoharie s s s s 27,448 s
Warren s s s s 54,800 s
Washington s s s s 52,343 s
Region Total 22 23 26 71 1,247,932 1.9
Reg- 6 Hudson Valley
Dutchess s s s 9 243,602 1.2*
Orange s s s 11 288,075 1.3
Putnam s s s s 80,397 s
Rockland s s s 6 237,131 0.8*
Sullivan s s s s 63,387 s
Ulster s s s 9 152,897 2.0*
Westchester s s s 38 757,932 1.7
Region Total 28 32 19 79 1,823,421 1.4
Reg- 7 New York City
Bronx s s s 15 1,073,545 0.5
Kings 10 15 17 42 1,994,236 0.7
New York 13 8 9 30 1,387,529 0.7
Queens 19 17 30 66 1,836,823 1.2
Richmond s s s 16 377,638 1.4
Region Total 51 54 64 169 6,669,770 0.8
Reg- 8 Nassau-Suffolk
Nassau 14 21 15 50 1,081,509 1.5
Suffolk 17 10 19 46 1,195,441 1.3
Region Total 31 31 34 96 2,276,950 1.4
New York State 211 198 207 616 15,763,842 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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