Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Blacks, Erie County, 2007-2011

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 339.6 724.0 35.6 298.8 452.9 23.1 124.8 290.9 23.8 127.4 193.4 15.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 11.2 22.2 6.0 5.4 7.9 3.0 2.4 5.0 3.0 1.8 2.8 1.8
Esophagus 4.4 9.5 4.1 2.0 3.2 2.0 3.2 6.8 3.4 2.0 3.1 2.0
Stomach 8.2 17.7 5.6 4.0 6.2 2.7 4.6 10.8 4.6 1.4 2.2 1.6
Colorectal 28.4 62.3 10.7 29.6 44.8 7.3 10.6 25.3 7.1 11.2 17.3 4.5
Colon excluding rectum 19.6 44.0 9.1 23.6 35.8 6.5 8.2 20.4 6.5 10.6 16.3 4.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 8.8 18.3 5.5 6.0 9.0 3.3 2.4 4.9 2.8 0.6 1.0 1.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 14.6 26.6 6.2 4.4 6.4 2.7 10.4 20.2 5.7 2.6 3.8 2.1
Pancreas 7.2 16.1 5.4 11.8 18.3 4.7 4.8 10.7 4.4 9.8 15.2 4.3
Larynx 5.4 11.4 4.4 2.4 3.6 2.0 2.2 4.8 2.9 1.4 2.2 1.6
Lung and bronchus 52.8 116.9 14.6 45.2 67.8 8.9 39.0 87.7 12.8 32.2 48.3 7.5
Melanoma of the skin 0.2 0.4 0.9 0.6 1.0 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.9 1.0
Female breast       87.0 131.8 12.5       27.0 40.5 6.9
Cervix uteri       8.0 12.3 3.9       1.4 2.3 1.7
Corpus uterus and NOS       13.6 20.3 4.9       4.6 7.0 2.9
Ovary       5.8 8.8 3.2       3.4 5.2 2.5
Prostate 128.4 270.1 21.4       16.2 45.4 10.2      
Testis 0.6 1.3 1.5       0.0 0.0 0.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 11.8 28.9 7.7 4.2 6.6 2.8 1.8 4.1 2.7 1.4 2.2 1.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 14.0 28.1 6.8 10.2 15.6 4.3 3.6 8.2 4.0 1.6 2.5 1.7
Brain and other nervous system 3.0 5.9 3.1 3.2 4.6 2.2 1.2 2.7 2.2 1.8 2.6 1.7
Thyroid 2.0 3.7 2.3 8.2 12.6 3.9 0.4 0.9 1.3 0.2 0.3 0.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.8 4.9 2.6 1.4 2.0 1.5 0.6 0.9 1.1 0.2 0.3 0.5
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 8.8 18.9 5.8 7.0 10.8 3.6 1.8 4.4 2.9 1.4 2.2 1.6
Myeloma 6.2 13.4 4.9 9.2 13.5 3.9 4.0 9.4 4.2 3.6 5.4 2.5
Leukemias 7.6 16.0 5.3 6.6 9.9 3.4 3.4 8.8 4.4 3.6 5.4 2.5

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2013.
  • 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.