Incidence of malignant mesothelioma per 100,000 persons aged 15 years and older

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

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  Cases Average population (aged 15+) Crude
Region/County 2012 2013 2014 Total 2012-2014 Rate
Reg- 1 Long Island
Nassau 16 16 11 43 1,110,654 1.3
Suffolk 21 18 17 56 1,227,004 1.5
Region Total 37 34 28 99 2,337,658 1.4
Reg- 2 New York City
Bronx s s s 19 1,119,977 0.6
Kings 11 17 13 41 2,085,735 0.7
New York 8 18 13 39 1,426,624 0.9
Queens 21 22 17 60 1,907,707 1.0
Richmond s s s 19 385,012 1.6
Region Total 54 70 54 178 6,925,055 0.9
Reg- 3 Mid-Hudson
Dutchess s s s 10 248,223 1.3
Orange s s s 12 294,185 1.4
Putnam s s s s 82,291 s
Rockland s s s 9 247,150 1.2*
Sullivan 0 0 0 0 62,851 0.0*
Ulster s s s 6 153,491 1.3*
Westchester 9 16 13 38 785,225 1.6
Region Total 21 27 29 77 1,873,416 1.4
Reg- 4 Capital Region
Albany s s s 11 259,531 1.4
Columbia s s s s 52,948 s
Greene s s s s 41,496 s
Rensselaer s s s 8 133,050 2.0*
Saratoga s s s 12 184,525 2.2
Schenectady s s s 9 127,081 2.4*
Region Total 9 18 17 44 798,631 1.8
Reg- 5 Mohawk Valley
Fulton s s s s 45,256 s
Herkimer s s s s 53,059 s
Montgomery s s s s 40,524 s
Otsego s s s s 53,143 s
Schoharie s s s s 26,949 s
Region Total s s s 11 218,932 1.7
Reg- 6 North Country
Clinton s s s s 69,442 s
Essex 0 0 0 0 33,474 0.0*
Franklin s s s s 43,021 s
Hamilton s s s s 4,167 s
Warren s s s s 55,056 s
Washington s s s s 52,483 s
Region Total s s s 11 257,643 1.4
Reg- 7 Tug Hill Seaway
Jefferson s s s 8 94,028 2.8*
Lewis s s s s 21,909 s
St. Lawrence s s s 7 92,606 2.5*
Region Total s s s 17 208,542 2.7
Reg- 8 Central NY
Cayuga s s s s 66,038 s
Cortland s s s s 41,129 s
Madison s s s s 60,453 s
Oneida s s s 6 192,477 1.0*
Onondaga s s s 16 383,416 1.4
Oswego s s s s 99,641 s
Region Total 9 12 12 33 843,154 1.3
Reg- 9 Southern Tier
Broome s s s s 166,102 s
Chenango s s s s 40,959 s
Delaware s s s s 39,940 s
Tioga s s s s 41,045 s
Tompkins s s s s 90,915 s
Region Total s s s 11 378,961 1.0
Reg- 10 Finger Lakes
Chemung s s s s 72,338 s
Livingston s s s s 54,800 s
Monroe s s s 15 616,536 0.8
Ontario s s s s 90,484 s
Schuyler s s s s 15,544 s
Seneca s s s s 29,323 s
Steuben s s s s 80,608 s
Wayne s s s s 75,688 s
Yates 0 0 0 0 20,470 0.0*
Region Total 10 8 15 33 1,055,790 1.0
Reg- 11 Western NY
Allegany s s s s 39,860 s
Cattaraugus s s s s 64,173 s
Chautauqua s s s 7 110,050 2.1*
Erie 27 11 11 49 764,907 2.1
Genesee s s s s 49,339 s
Niagara s s s 21 178,278 3.9
Orleans s s s s 35,265 s
Wyoming s s s 6 34,883 5.7*
Region Total 38 28 26 92 1,276,756 2.4
New York State 197 210 199 606 16,174,538 1.2

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

s: Data do not meet reporting criteria

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