Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Blacks, Erie County, 2009-2013

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Incidence Mortality
Males Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 330.6 678.8 33.9 308.0 454.3 23.0 127.6 287.4 23.2 124.6 183.6 14.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 11.6 22.5 5.9 5.2 7.1 2.8 3.6 7.2 3.5 1.0 1.6 1.4
Esophagus 5.8 11.3 4.2 2.2 3.4 2.0 4.2 7.7 3.4 1.6 2.4 1.7
Stomach 7.8 15.9 5.2 6.0 9.2 3.3 4.4 10.4 4.5 2.6 4.1 2.2
Colorectal 28.2 58.3 10.1 27.6 40.7 6.9 9.0 20.8 6.4 10.6 15.5 4.2
Colon excluding rectum 20.4 42.0 8.6 21.4 31.6 6.0 6.4 15.2 5.5 10.2 15.0 4.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 7.8 16.3 5.3 6.2 9.1 3.2 2.6 5.7 3.2 0.4 0.5 0.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 15.6 27.6 6.2 3.0 4.2 2.1 12.6 23.4 6.0 2.4 3.4 1.9
Pancreas 6.4 13.3 4.8 10.6 15.6 4.2 5.8 12.4 4.7 9.4 14.0 4.0
Larynx 4.6 10.0 4.2 1.4 2.0 1.5 2.0 4.4 2.8 0.8 1.3 1.2
Lung and bronchus 51.2 111.0 14.1 47.2 68.2 8.8 38.6 84.9 12.4 31.6 46.1 7.3
Melanoma of the skin 0.4 0.9 1.2 0.2 0.2 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.4 0.6 0.9
Female breast       88.6 131.7 12.4       26.2 38.2 6.6
Cervix uteri       8.0 12.4 3.9       2.4 3.6 2.1
Corpus uterus and NOS       16.8 24.8 5.4       6.2 9.0 3.2
Ovary       5.2 7.9 3.1       3.2 4.8 2.4
Prostate 117.8 237.3 19.8       17.2 45.2 9.8      
Testis 0.2 0.4 0.8       0.0 0.0 0.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 12.2 28.3 7.4 4.8 7.2 2.9 1.4 3.0 2.3 1.0 1.6 1.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 13.8 29.1 7.1 11.0 15.9 4.3 3.2 7.8 4.0 2.0 2.8 1.8
Brain and other nervous system 3.8 7.1 3.4 3.4 4.6 2.2 1.4 3.0 2.3 1.2 1.5 1.2
Thyroid 2.0 3.8 2.4 11.4 17.1 4.5 0.2 0.6 1.1 0.6 0.9 1.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.6 4.4 2.5 2.2 3.3 2.0 0.6 0.8 0.9 0.2 0.3 0.7
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 9.0 18.3 5.5 8.2 12.4 3.8 1.2 2.8 2.3 1.2 1.8 1.5
Myeloma 8.6 18.5 5.7 8.2 12.1 3.7 3.8 8.7 4.1 3.2 4.8 2.4
Leukemias 7.6 14.8 4.9 8.0 11.6 3.6 3.0 7.4 3.9 3.6 5.3 2.4

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2015.
  • Rates are per 100,000 persons, age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population, with 95% confidence intervals.
  • Rates based on fewer than 4 cases or deaths per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.
  • NYSCR mortality statistics might differ slightly from official mortality statistics due to the availability of additional demographic information.