Melanoma cancer mortality rate per 100,000

Source:2012-2014 Cancer Registry Data as of July, 2017

Adjusted Rates Are Age Adjusted to the 2000 United States Population

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  Deaths Average population Crude Adjusted
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 55 50 36 141 1,354,883 3.5 2.7
Suffolk 51 58 37 146 1,502,114 3.2 2.8
Region Total 106 108 73 287 2,856,997 3.3 2.7
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 19 10 15 44 1,426,567 1.0 1.1
Kings 40 31 21 92 2,599,677 1.2 1.2
New York 35 29 19 83 1,631,157 1.7 1.5
Queens 35 33 40 108 2,302,071 1.6 1.4
Richmond 8 13 15 36 472,316 2.5 2.2
Region Total 137 116 110 363 8,431,787 1.4 1.4
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 10 8 13 31 296,994 3.5 2.9
Orange 9 8 13 30 374,987 2.7 2.7
Putnam s s s 8 99,596 2.7* 2.2*
Rockland 14 11 7 32 320,891 3.3 2.8
Sullivan s s s 7 76,631 3.0* 2.2*
Ulster s s s 17 181,000 3.1 2.4
Westchester 33 34 27 94 967,926 3.2 2.6
Region Total 76 69 74 219 2,318,026 3.1 2.6
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 12 19 9 40 307,258 4.3 3.7
Columbia s s s 10 62,322 5.3 4.5
Greene s s s 7 48,327 4.8* 3.3*
Rensselaer s s s 19 159,666 4.0 3.3
Saratoga 7 18 7 32 223,818 4.8 4.0
Schenectady s s s 16 155,409 3.4 2.9
Region Total 37 55 32 124 956,800 4.3 3.6
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton s s s s 54,549 s s
Herkimer s s s s 64,187 s s
Montgomery s s s 8 49,833 5.4* 4.9*
Otsego s s s 7 61,551 3.8* 2.6*
Schoharie s s s 7 31,821 7.3* 5.1*
Region Total 8 11 12 31 261,941 3.9 2.9
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s s 81,744 s s
Essex s s s 7 38,867 6.0* 4.1*
Franklin s s s s 51,470 s s
Hamilton s s s s 4,754 s s
Warren s s s 8 65,193 4.1* 3.0*
Washington s s s s 62,714 s s
Region Total 11 7 7 25 304,741 2.7 2.1
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s 6 119,852 1.7* 1.5*
Lewis s s s 6 27,222 7.3* 5.6*
St. Lawrence s s s 9 111,962 2.7* 2.4*
Region Total s s s 21 259,035 2.7 2.4
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s s 79,258 s s
Cortland s s s s 49,125 s s
Madison s s s s 72,437 s s
Oneida s s s 22 233,551 3.1 2.6
Onondaga 16 21 17 54 468,074 3.8 3.1
Oswego s s s 11 121,355 3.0 2.8
Region Total 31 37 32 100 1,023,800 3.3 2.7
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome s s s 17 198,074 2.9 2.2
Chenango s s s 6 49,598 4.0* 3.0*
Delaware s s s s 46,877 s s
Tioga s s s s 50,121 s s
Tompkins s s s 9 104,034 2.9* 2.8*
Region Total 16 13 12 41 448,705 3.0 2.4
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s 7 88,495 2.6* 1.9*
Livingston s s s s 64,726 s s
Monroe 27 19 24 70 749,503 3.1 2.5
Ontario s s s 14 109,294 4.3 3.2
Schuyler s s s s 18,504 s s
Seneca 0 0 0 0 35,179 0.0* 0.0*
Steuben s s s 9 98,798 3.0* 2.4*
Wayne s s s 17 92,483 6.1 4.5
Yates s s s s 25,214 s s
Region Total 39 40 49 128 1,282,197 3.3 2.6
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 9 48,028 6.2* 4.6*
Cattaraugus s s s s 78,979 s s
Chautauqua s s s 14 132,875 3.5 2.3
Erie 44 24 24 92 921,641 3.3 2.6
Genesee s s s s 59,486 s s
Niagara s s s 15 214,219 2.3 1.8
Orleans s s s 6 42,295 4.7* 4.1*
Wyoming s s s s 41,464 s s
Region Total 65 43 42 150 1,538,988 3.2 2.5
New York State 536 503 450 1,489 19,683,016 2.5 2.2

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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