Lip, oral cavity and pharynx cancer incidence 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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  Cases Average population Crude Adjusted
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 176 180 149 505 1,354,883 12.4 9.7
Suffolk 206 209 214 629 1,502,114 14.0 11.4
Region Total 382 389 363 1,134 2,856,997 13.2 10.6
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 150 131 142 423 1,426,567 9.9 10.1
Kings 237 241 256 734 2,599,677 9.4 9.3
New York 174 191 197 562 1,631,157 11.5 10.2
Queens 234 219 239 692 2,302,071 10.0 8.9
Richmond 54 60 58 172 472,316 12.1 10.2
Region Total 849 842 892 2,583 8,431,787 10.2 9.6
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 38 37 43 118 296,994 13.2 10.6
Orange 28 40 50 118 374,987 10.5 9.6
Putnam 15 9 14 38 99,596 12.7 10.2
Rockland 29 40 54 123 320,891 12.8 11.1
Sullivan 9 10 9 28 76,631 12.2 9.1
Ulster 17 27 37 81 181,000 14.9 10.9
Westchester 106 131 109 346 967,926 11.9 9.8
Region Total 242 294 316 852 2,318,026 12.3 10.1
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 37 44 40 121 307,258 13.1 10.9
Columbia 6 7 15 28 62,322 15.0 9.4
Greene s s s 22 48,327 15.2 10.7
Rensselaer 24 24 14 62 159,666 12.9 10.5
Saratoga 35 22 35 92 223,818 13.7 11.3
Schenectady 24 20 24 68 155,409 14.6 11.7
Region Total 132 122 139 393 956,800 13.7 10.9
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 7 17 11 35 54,549 21.4 15.1
Herkimer 13 17 10 40 64,187 20.8 15.5
Montgomery s s s 20 49,833 13.4 10.4
Otsego 6 13 13 32 61,551 17.3 12.7
Schoharie s s s 17 31,821 17.8 13.8
Region Total 41 59 44 144 261,941 18.3 13.6
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s 39 81,744 15.9 12.8
Essex 10 9 7 26 38,867 22.3 15.2
Franklin 13 10 6 29 51,470 18.8 15.6
Hamilton s s s s 4,754 s s
Warren 10 17 20 47 65,193 24.0 17.2
Washington 6 16 6 28 62,714 14.9 10.6
Region Total 45 71 56 172 304,741 18.8 14.0
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 19 13 24 56 119,852 15.6 15.9
Lewis s s s 13 27,222 15.9 13.4
St. Lawrence 16 9 14 39 111,962 11.6 9.1
Region Total 40 28 40 108 259,035 13.9 12.3
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 14 7 17 38 79,258 16.0 11.9
Cortland s s s 17 49,125 11.5 10.4
Madison 12 16 9 37 72,437 17.0 13.2
Oneida 34 34 37 105 233,551 15.0 11.6
Onondaga 68 62 65 195 468,074 13.9 11.7
Oswego 18 22 24 64 121,355 17.6 14.5
Region Total 156 144 156 456 1,023,800 14.8 12.1
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 35 29 31 95 198,074 16.0 12.5
Chenango s s s 20 49,598 13.4 8.9
Delaware 10 10 11 31 46,877 22.0 15.3
Tioga s s s 13 50,121 8.6 5.6
Tompkins 7 20 8 35 104,034 11.2 11.9
Region Total 62 64 68 194 448,705 14.4 11.4
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 11 14 9 34 88,495 12.8 9.9
Livingston s s s 21 64,726 10.8 8.9
Monroe 112 92 90 294 749,503 13.1 10.9
Ontario 10 16 18 44 109,294 13.4 9.3
Schuyler s s s 13 18,504 23.4 18.4
Seneca s s s 9 35,179 8.5* 6.2*
Steuben 19 13 17 49 98,798 16.5 12.2
Wayne 16 18 12 46 92,483 16.6 12.3
Yates s s s 15 25,214 19.8 18.1
Region Total 181 169 175 525 1,282,197 13.6 10.9
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s 17 48,028 11.8 9.7
Cattaraugus 13 18 13 44 78,979 18.6 14.4
Chautauqua 24 24 28 76 132,875 19.1 13.8
Erie 145 138 153 436 921,641 15.8 12.4
Genesee 10 10 10 30 59,486 16.8 13.0
Niagara 37 43 39 119 214,219 18.5 14.3
Orleans s s s 17 42,295 13.4 10.5
Wyoming 6 9 8 23 41,464 18.5 14.6
Region Total 248 251 263 762 1,538,988 16.5 12.8
New York State 2,378 2,433 2,513 7,324 19,683,016 12.4 10.6

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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