Lip, oral cavity and pharynx 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 29 23 23 75 1,354,883 1.8 1.3
Suffolk 32 40 15 87 1,502,114 1.9 1.6
Region Total 61 63 38 162 2,856,997 1.9 1.5
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 27 30 32 89 1,426,567 2.1 2.2
Kings 64 65 57 186 2,599,677 2.4 2.3
New York 41 48 43 132 1,631,157 2.7 2.4
Queens 47 54 48 149 2,302,071 2.2 1.9
Richmond 14 6 6 26 472,316 1.8 1.5
Region Total 193 203 186 582 8,431,787 2.3 2.2
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess s s s 18 296,994 2.0 1.6
Orange s s s 23 374,987 2.0 1.9
Putnam s s s 7 99,596 2.3* 1.7*
Rockland s s s 14 320,891 1.5 1.3
Sullivan s s s s 76,631 s s
Ulster s s s 11 181,000 2.0 1.5
Westchester 17 25 19 61 967,926 2.1 1.6
Region Total 47 46 43 136 2,318,026 2.0 1.6
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 8 9 11 28 307,258 3.0 2.4
Columbia s s s s 62,322 s s
Greene s s s 7 48,327 4.8* 3.0*
Rensselaer s s s 11 159,666 2.3 1.9
Saratoga s s s 12 223,818 1.8 1.3
Schenectady s s s 19 155,409 4.1 3.3
Region Total 21 29 29 79 956,800 2.8 2.1
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton s s s 7 54,549 4.3* 2.8*
Herkimer s s s s 64,187 s s
Montgomery s s s 6 49,833 4.0* 3.0*
Otsego s s s s 61,551 s s
Schoharie s s s s 31,821 s s
Region Total s s s 22 261,941 2.8 2.0
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s 8 81,744 3.3* 2.8*
Essex s s s 10 38,867 8.6 5.6
Franklin s s s s 51,470 s s
Hamilton 0 0 0 0 4,754 0.0* 0.0*
Warren s s s s 65,193 s s
Washington s s s 6 62,714 3.2* 2.3*
Region Total 13 13 7 33 304,741 3.6 2.7
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s 15 119,852 4.2 4.3
Lewis s s s s 27,222 s s
St. Lawrence s s s s 111,962 s s
Region Total 9 8 6 23 259,035 3.0 2.7
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s 9 79,258 3.8* 2.6*
Cortland s s s s 49,125 s s
Madison s s s s 72,437 s s
Oneida s s s 18 233,551 2.6 1.7
Onondaga s s s 24 468,074 1.7 1.3
Oswego s s s 8 121,355 2.2* 1.7*
Region Total 29 15 18 62 1,023,800 2.0 1.5
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 13 7 7 27 198,074 4.5 3.3
Chenango s s s s 49,598 s s
Delaware s s s s 46,877 s s
Tioga s s s s 50,121 s s
Tompkins s s s s 104,034 s s
Region Total 20 12 11 43 448,705 3.2 2.4
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s 8 88,495 3.0* 2.4*
Livingston s s s 6 64,726 3.1* 2.5*
Monroe 24 26 16 66 749,503 2.9 2.4
Ontario s s s 9 109,294 2.7* 2.2*
Schuyler s s s s 18,504 s s
Seneca s s s s 35,179 s s
Steuben s s s 14 98,798 4.7 3.7
Wayne s s s s 92,483 s s
Yates 0 0 0 0 25,214 0.0* 0.0*
Region Total 38 38 34 110 1,282,197 2.9 2.3
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s s 48,028 s s
Cattaraugus s s s 9 78,979 3.8* 2.9*
Chautauqua s s s 15 132,875 3.8 2.5
Erie 47 46 36 129 921,641 4.7 3.6
Genesee s s s 6 59,486 3.4* 2.5*
Niagara 6 10 7 23 214,219 3.6 2.6
Orleans s s s s 42,295 s s
Wyoming s s s s 41,464 s s
Region Total 68 68 57 193 1,538,988 4.2 3.1
New York State 501 505 439 1,445 19,683,016 2.4 2.1

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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