Colon and rectum 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 212 224 222 658 1,354,883 16.2 11.9
Suffolk 235 238 221 694 1,502,114 15.4 12.6
Region Total 447 462 443 1,352 2,856,997 15.8 12.3
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx 236 209 212 657 1,426,567 15.4 16.5
Kings 411 371 360 1,142 2,599,677 14.6 14.7
New York 213 233 214 660 1,631,157 13.5 11.9
Queens 362 340 321 1,023 2,302,071 14.8 13.3
Richmond 79 83 97 259 472,316 18.3 16.3
Region Total 1,301 1,236 1,204 3,741 8,431,787 14.8 14.1
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess 51 47 43 141 296,994 15.8 12.4
Orange 45 62 44 151 374,987 13.4 13.2
Putnam 10 7 15 32 99,596 10.7 9.2
Rockland 45 43 40 128 320,891 13.3 11.7
Sullivan 23 13 11 47 76,631 20.4 16.1
Ulster 26 24 43 93 181,000 17.1 12.7
Westchester 159 140 143 442 967,926 15.2 12.0
Region Total 359 336 339 1,034 2,318,026 14.9 12.3
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany 45 52 47 144 307,258 15.6 12.6
Columbia 16 17 16 49 62,322 26.2 17.4
Greene 9 17 11 37 48,327 25.5 17.6
Rensselaer 28 24 37 89 159,666 18.6 15.5
Saratoga 29 43 31 103 223,818 15.3 12.8
Schenectady 30 33 25 88 155,409 18.9 14.7
Region Total 157 186 167 510 956,800 17.8 14.1
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton 11 15 12 38 54,549 23.2 17.5
Herkimer 19 17 12 48 64,187 24.9 17.8
Montgomery 10 15 7 32 49,833 21.4 15.4
Otsego 7 9 13 29 61,551 15.7 11.0
Schoharie s s s 21 31,821 22.0 15.9
Region Total 57 59 52 168 261,941 21.4 15.5
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton 12 10 13 35 81,744 14.3 12.4
Essex 9 6 8 23 38,867 19.7 12.9
Franklin 11 9 8 28 51,470 18.1 16.4
Hamilton s s s s 4,754 s s
Warren 12 11 14 37 65,193 18.9 12.4
Washington 16 14 8 38 62,714 20.2 15.4
Region Total 60 53 51 164 304,741 17.9 13.6
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson 13 9 23 45 119,852 12.5 14.2
Lewis 10 7 9 26 27,222 31.8 27.0
St. Lawrence 14 18 13 45 111,962 13.4 11.9
Region Total 37 34 45 116 259,035 14.9 14.5
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga 12 9 8 29 79,258 12.2 9.4
Cortland 8 8 9 25 49,125 17.0 14.5
Madison 21 11 14 46 72,437 21.2 17.7
Oneida 47 42 40 129 233,551 18.4 13.6
Onondaga 78 86 87 251 468,074 17.9 14.4
Oswego 27 16 27 70 121,355 19.2 17.5
Region Total 193 172 185 550 1,023,800 17.9 14.3
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome 40 42 38 120 198,074 20.2 14.6
Chenango 7 7 14 28 49,598 18.8 13.5
Delaware 6 8 15 29 46,877 20.6 12.4
Tioga s s s 24 50,121 16.0 11.9
Tompkins 18 10 9 37 104,034 11.9 12.1
Region Total 79 72 87 238 448,705 17.7 13.4
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung 20 18 12 50 88,495 18.8 13.9
Livingston 17 12 8 37 64,726 19.1 15.6
Monroe 110 115 127 352 749,503 15.7 12.6
Ontario 16 16 13 45 109,294 13.7 9.9
Schuyler s s s 7 18,504 12.6* 9.5*
Seneca s s s 21 35,179 19.9 14.8
Steuben 20 19 21 60 98,798 20.2 14.4
Wayne 16 22 15 53 92,483 19.1 14.4
Yates s s s 17 25,214 22.5 18.0
Region Total 208 221 213 642 1,282,197 16.7 13.0
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany 9 14 9 32 48,028 22.2 17.7
Cattaraugus 9 21 22 52 78,979 21.9 17.8
Chautauqua 29 29 28 86 132,875 21.6 16.0
Erie 175 159 148 482 921,641 17.4 13.0
Genesee 15 11 11 37 59,486 20.7 16.2
Niagara 35 31 34 100 214,219 15.6 11.4
Orleans 11 12 10 33 42,295 26.0 20.9
Wyoming 9 10 7 26 41,464 20.9 18.2
Region Total 292 287 269 848 1,538,988 18.4 13.9
New York State 3,190 3,118 3,055 9,363 19,683,016 15.9 13.5

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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