Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Blacks, New York County (Manhattan), 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 851.8 610.3 18.8 882.2 434.4 13.1 249.6 195.8 11.1 298.0 139.7 7.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 23.4 15.8 2.9 13.0 6.3 1.6 7.0 5.6 1.9 5.0 2.3 0.9
Esophagus 9.8 7.2 2.1 7.4 3.6 1.2 6.0 4.6 1.7 5.0 2.4 1.0
Stomach 20.6 15.9 3.1 17.6 8.2 1.7 8.8 7.3 2.2 7.4 3.3 1.1
Colorectal 74.0 54.6 5.7 87.6 41.6 4.0 23.6 18.6 3.4 29.2 13.1 2.2
Colon excluding rectum 52.4 39.3 4.9 64.6 30.4 3.4 20.2 16.1 3.2 25.6 11.3 2.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 21.6 15.4 3.0 23.0 11.2 2.1 3.4 2.5 1.2 3.6 1.7 0.8
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 40.0 27.2 3.9 20.6 9.6 1.9 21.6 15.4 3.0 8.4 4.0 1.2
Pancreas 25.8 18.4 3.3 29.6 13.7 2.2 18.4 13.3 2.8 24.8 11.5 2.1
Larynx 12.8 9.1 2.3 3.0 1.5 0.8 3.8 3.2 1.4 2.0 1.0 0.6
Lung and bronchus 99.4 75.4 6.8 109.6 52.0 4.4 63.6 49.4 5.6 69.6 32.8 3.5
Melanoma of the skin 1.6 1.2 0.9 1.4 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.2 0.1 0.1
Female breast       258.6 131.3 7.3       51.2 24.4 3.1
Cervix uteri       21.8 11.7 2.2       7.2 3.6 1.2
Corpus uterus and NOS       70.0 33.7 3.6       15.6 7.2 1.6
Ovary       23.6 11.8 2.2       13.0 6.3 1.6
Prostate 314.8 220.0 11.1       39.8 34.8 4.9      
Testis 3.0 1.9 1.0       0.2 0.1 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 30.0 23.3 3.8 16.6 7.5 1.6 5.4 4.3 1.7 4.4 1.8 0.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 29.2 20.6 3.4 19.6 9.6 1.9 3.6 2.8 1.3 2.0 0.9 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 6.0 4.1 1.5 5.8 3.0 1.1 1.6 1.3 0.9 3.0 1.5 0.8
Thyroid 5.4 3.7 1.4 30.2 15.8 2.6 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.3 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 8.8 5.5 1.7 6.6 3.6 1.3 0.6 0.4 0.5 1.0 0.5 0.4
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 34.0 23.8 3.7 27.0 13.8 2.4 6.6 5.1 1.8 4.2 2.0 0.8
Myeloma 24.8 18.3 3.3 22.4 10.8 2.0 6.4 5.2 1.8 7.2 3.3 1.1
Leukemias 17.4 12.5 2.7 17.4 9.1 2.0 5.8 4.5 1.7 5.8 3.1 1.2

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.