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

Source:2009-2011 Cancer Registry Data as of April, 2014

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  Cases Average population Crude
Region/County 2009 2010 2011 Total 2009-2011 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 20 15 18 53 1,089,532 1.6
Suffolk 10 19 22 51 1,204,423 1.4
Region Total 30 34 40 104 2,293,956 1.5
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx s s s 14 1,082,702 0.4
Kings 15 18 13 46 2,015,037 0.8
New York 8 9 9 26 1,392,895 0.6
Queens 18 32 24 74 1,852,386 1.3
Richmond s s s 16 380,081 1.4
Region Total 55 67 54 176 6,723,101 0.9
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess s s s 14 245,072 1.9
Orange s s s 8 290,224 0.9*
Putnam s s s s 80,990 s
Rockland s s s 9 239,747 1.3*
Sullivan s s s s 63,226 s
Ulster s s s 6 153,243 1.3*
Westchester s s s 29 764,625 1.3
Region Total 32 20 21 73 1,837,128 1.3
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany s s s 15 255,403 2.0
Columbia s s s s 52,849 s
Greene s s s s 41,659 s
Rensselaer s s s 10 131,804 2.5
Saratoga s s s 9 179,335 1.7*
Schenectady s s s 8 126,018 2.1*
Region Total 17 15 14 46 787,067 1.9
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton s s s s 45,550 s
Herkimer s s s s 52,883 s
Montgomery s s s s 40,515 s
Otsego s s s s 53,123 s
Schoharie s s s s 27,462 s
Region Total s s s 12 219,534 1.8
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s s 69,401 s
Essex s s s s 33,394 s
Franklin s s s s 43,042 s
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 4,179 0.0*
Warren s s s s 54,960 s
Washington s s s s 52,469 s
Region Total s s s 14 257,444 1.8
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s 6 91,558 2.2*
Lewis s s s s 21,643 s
St. Lawrence s s s 6 92,376 2.2*
Region Total s s s 13 205,577 2.1
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s s 66,067 s
Cortland s s s s 40,931 s
Madison s s s s 60,562 s
Oneida s s s 10 193,197 1.7
Onondaga s s s 16 379,752 1.4
Oswego s s s 6 99,591 2.0*
Region Total 8 14 19 41 840,100 1.6
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome s s s 6 167,348 1.2*
Chenango s s s s 41,205 s
Delaware s s s s 40,445 s
Tioga s s s s 41,416 s
Tompkins s s s s 88,675 s
Region Total s s s 16 379,089 1.4
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s s 72,604 s
Livingston s s s 6 54,777 3.7*
Monroe 8 8 9 25 608,350 1.4
Ontario s s s s 88,484 s
Schuyler 0 0 0 0 15,330 0.0*
Seneca s s s s 29,228 s
Steuben s s s s 80,269 s
Wayne s s s 6 75,790 2.6*
Yates s s s s 20,381 s
Region Total 15 15 23 53 1,045,214 1.7
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s s 40,359 s
Cattaraugus s s s 7 64,875 3.6*
Chautauqua s s s s 110,912 s
Erie 17 18 16 51 758,448 2.2
Genesee s s s s 49,391 s
Niagara s s s 16 178,722 3.0
Orleans s s s s 35,282 s
Wyoming 0 0 0 0 35,204 0.0*
Region Total 30 26 28 84 1,273,193 2.2
New York State 198 212 222 632 15,861,404 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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