Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites, Nassau County, 2010-2014

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Incidence Mortality
Males Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 3489.2 604.4 9.3 3549.6 527.6 8.4 1010.0 169.2 4.8 1085.8 134.6 3.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 87.0 14.7 1.4 52.2 7.6 1.0 12.0 2.0 0.5 8.2 0.9 0.3
Esophagus 43.0 7.1 1.0 14.8 1.9 0.5 36.6 6.1 0.9 11.2 1.2 0.3
Stomach 61.8 10.8 1.2 36.6 5.1 0.8 21.8 3.6 0.7 16.8 2.1 0.5
Colorectal 272.2 47.0 2.6 272.2 35.5 2.0 88.2 14.7 1.4 92.0 10.3 1.0
Colon excluding rectum 187.8 32.3 2.1 202.8 25.4 1.7 72.8 12.2 1.3 81.8 9.1 1.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 84.4 14.7 1.5 69.4 10.1 1.1 15.4 2.5 0.6 10.2 1.2 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 59.0 9.6 1.1 20.0 2.6 0.5 38.4 6.2 0.9 19.8 2.4 0.5
Pancreas 114.4 19.4 1.6 115.6 14.4 1.2 93.0 15.6 1.5 91.6 11.0 1.1
Larynx 28.0 4.6 0.8 8.4 1.2 0.4 7.2 1.1 0.4 3.6 0.5 0.2
Lung and bronchus 385.2 65.9 3.0 463.8 62.4 2.6 241.0 40.4 2.3 272.4 34.6 1.9
Melanoma of the skin 222.6 39.8 2.4 156.0 25.3 1.9 27.6 4.8 0.8 15.0 2.0 0.5
Female breast       990.8 154.7 4.6       151.6 19.3 1.5
Cervix uteri       30.2 5.9 1.0       7.0 1.0 0.3
Corpus uterus and NOS       245.8 35.8 2.1       38.6 4.8 0.7
Ovary       92.8 14.1 1.4       65.4 8.9 1.0
Prostate 857.6 140.6 4.3       95.0 15.3 1.4      
Testis 30.8 8.5 1.4       0.8 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 297.0 50.4 2.6 99.4 13.1 1.2 51.0 8.2 1.0 26.2 2.8 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 162.2 28.5 2.0 79.4 11.6 1.2 26.2 4.3 0.8 17.6 2.1 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 46.2 9.0 1.2 30.8 5.0 0.9 33.4 6.1 1.0 23.8 3.2 0.6
Thyroid 77.2 16.0 1.7 184.0 38.5 2.7 3.4 0.6 0.3 4.4 0.5 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 20.0 4.9 1.0 18.8 4.3 1.0 2.6 0.5 0.3 1.6 0.2 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 180.8 31.9 2.2 162.0 23.3 1.7 42.6 7.3 1.0 38.0 4.5 0.7
Myeloma 63.2 10.9 1.3 45.0 5.8 0.8 21.4 3.5 0.7 20.4 2.4 0.5
Leukemias 145.2 25.8 2.0 110.2 15.9 1.5 55.0 9.5 1.2 42.0 5.3 0.8

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2016.
  • Rates are per 100,000 persons, age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population, with 95% confidence intervals.
  • Rates based on fewer than 4 cases or deaths per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.
  • NYSCR mortality statistics might differ slightly from official mortality statistics due to the availability of additional demographic information.