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Incidence Rate Report for New York by County

All Races (includes Hispanic), Female, Ovary, All Ages
Sorted by Rate
Explanation of Column Headers

Incidence Rate (95% Confidence Interval) - The incidence rate is based upon 100,000 people and is an annual rate (or average annual rate) based on the time period indicated. Rates are age-adjusted by 5-year age groups to the 2000 U.S. standard million population.

Other Notes

  • Larger confidence intervals indicate less stability of the data. This is often due to low counts that are not quite low enough to be suppressed.
  • Data is currently being suppressed if there are fewer than 16 counts for the time period.


    Line by Line Interpretation of the Report

  • New York6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 13.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.8 to 13.4.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 1,519.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • US (SEER+NPCR)1
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.9 to 12.1.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 20,981 .
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • St. Lawrence County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 8.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 5.4 to 12.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Schenectady County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 9.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 6.6 to 12.4.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 9.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Oswego County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 9.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 6.6 to 13.6.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 7.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Herkimer County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 9.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 6.1 to 14.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Montgomery County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 9.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 5.6 to 15.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Delaware County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 9.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 5.7 to 16.1.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Washington County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 10.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 6.2 to 16.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Albany County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 10.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 8.4 to 12.6.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 20.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Tioga County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 11.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 6.3 to 17.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 3.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Madison County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 11.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 7.1 to 16.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Bronx County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 11.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.1 to 12.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 82.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Wayne County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 11.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 7.7 to 16.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Otsego County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 11.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 7.5 to 17.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Monroe County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 11.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.5 to 13.4.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 54.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Kings County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.2 to 12.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 166.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Putnam County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 8.4 to 16.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 7.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Clinton County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 8.1 to 17.6.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Allegany County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 7.1 to 19.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Fulton County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 7.7 to 18.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Steuben County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 8.6 to 17.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 8.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Columbia County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 8.1 to 18.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Queens County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.8 to 13.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 165.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Dutchess County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.4 to 15.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 22.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Niagara County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.1 to 15.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 18.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Erie County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 12.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.5 to 14.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 79.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Sullivan County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 13.1 with a 95% confidence interval from 8.7 to 18.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Richmond County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 13.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.4 to 15.4.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 37.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Cayuga County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 13.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 9.1 to 18.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 7.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Rockland County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 13.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.0 to 16.0.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 24.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • New York County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 13.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.3 to 14.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 125.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Oneida County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 13.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.9 to 16.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 20.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Saratoga County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 13.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.9 to 16.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 18.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Seneca County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 13.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 7.6 to 23.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 3.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Ulster County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 13.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.9 to 17.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 16.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Genesee County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 13.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 9.2 to 20.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Greene County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 13.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 8.3 to 22.0.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Chautauqua County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 14.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.6 to 18.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 12.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Broome County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 14.0 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.2 to 17.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 19.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Rensselaer County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 14.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.0 to 18.1.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 14.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Onondaga County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 14.3 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.4 to 16.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 41.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Westchester County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 14.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.0 to 15.9.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 85.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Tompkins County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 14.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 9.9 to 20.4.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 7.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Suffolk County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 14.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.4 to 15.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 128.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Nassau County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 14.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 13.4 to 15.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 128.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Orange County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 14.7 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.3 to 17.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 29.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Jefferson County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 14.8 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.6 to 20.0.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 9.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Livingston County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 15.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.3 to 22.2.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Chenango County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 16.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.8 to 24.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 6.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Orleans County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 16.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.5 to 25.0.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Cattaraugus County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 16.5 with a 95% confidence interval from 11.8 to 22.5.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 8.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Ontario County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 16.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.4 to 21.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 11.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Cortland County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 16.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.8 to 25.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Schoharie County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 17.6 with a 95% confidence interval from 10.2 to 28.7.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 4.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Warren County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 17.9 with a 95% confidence interval from 12.5 to 24.8.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 8.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Chemung County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 20.4 with a 95% confidence interval from 15.3 to 26.6.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 12.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Wyoming County6
  • Rate - The incidence rate is 23.2 with a 95% confidence interval from 15.1 to 34.3.
  • Average Annual Count - The count is 5.
  • Rate Period - The period for the rate is 2006-2010.
  • Essex County6
  • Rate - *
  • Average Annual Count - *
  • Rate Period - *
  • Franklin County6
  • Rate - *
  • Average Annual Count - *
  • Rate Period - *
  • Hamilton County6
  • Rate - *
  • Average Annual Count - *
  • Rate Period - *
  • Lewis County6
  • Rate - *
  • Average Annual Count - *
  • Rate Period - *
  • Schuyler County6
  • Rate - *
  • Average Annual Count - *
  • Rate Period - *
  • Yates County6
  • Rate - *
  • Average Annual Count - *
  • Rate Period - *


  • Notes:
    Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/24/2014 4:26 am.
    State Cancer Registries may provide more current or more local data.
    Incidence rates (cases per 100,000 population per year) are age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population (19 age groups: <1, 1-4, 5-9, ... , 80-84, 85+). Rates are for invasive cancer only (except for bladder cancer which is invasive and in situ) or unless otherwise specified. Rates calculated using SEER*Stat. Population counts for denominators are based on Census populations as modified by NCI. The 1969-2011 US Population Data File is used for SEER and NPCR incidence rates.
    § The total count for the US (SEER+NPCR) may differ from the summation of the individual states reported in this table. The total uses data from the CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) January 2013 data submission for the following states: California, Kentucky, Louisiana, and New Jersey but data for those states when shown individually are sourced from the SEER November 2012 submission.
    * Data has been suppressed to ensure confidentiality and stability of rate estimates. Counts are suppressed if fewer than 16 cases were reported in a specific area-sex-race category.

    1 Source: CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) January 2013 data submission and SEER November 2012 submission.
    6 Source: State Cancer Registry and the CDC's National Program of Cancer Registries Cancer Surveillance System (NPCR-CSS) January 2013 data submission. State rates include rates from metropolitan areas funded by SEER.

    Interpret Rankings provides insight into interpreting cancer incidence statistics. When the population size for a denominator is small, the rates may be unstable. A rate is unstable when a small change in the numerator (e.g., only one or two additional cases) has a dramatic effect on the calculated rate.

    Suppression is used to avoid misinterpretation when rates are unstable.