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Last Updated: 02/06/2004

Comparing Annual Incidence of NHL | Plotting the Numbers | Resources 

Comparing Annual Incidence of
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  Males Females  
Staten Island 27.2 18.3 Highest incidence rate per 100,000 than any state in the SEER registry. **
USA  - all 23.4 15.8 Average in USA *
USA - Highest 26.6 17.3 SF & Oakland / Connecticut respectively *
USA - Lowest 14.8 12.5 New Mexico / New Mexico respectively *

* SEER Incidence Age-Adjusted Rates, 9 Registries, 1973-2000 (per 100,000) - 
age-adjusted to 2000 US standard populations. - SEER Database

** New York State Cancer Registry - Cancer Incidence and Mortality by County Cancer Incidence and Mortality 
by Borough, New York State , 1996-2000 Incidence data are provisional, January 2003 - Health.state.ny.us

Plotting the numbers:

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Resources on Staten Island Risk Factors:
 
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