Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Blacks, New York County (Manhattan), 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 844.2 623.5 19.3 844.2 419.8 12.8 266.8 215.3 11.8 311.2 149.2 7.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 25.4 18.0 3.2 14.4 7.1 1.7 7.0 5.5 1.9 4.8 2.3 0.9
Esophagus 10.2 7.8 2.2 6.4 3.2 1.1 6.8 5.5 1.9 5.2 2.5 1.0
Stomach 19.6 15.9 3.2 20.2 9.7 1.9 9.6 7.9 2.3 9.6 4.5 1.3
Colorectal 70.8 54.3 5.8 89.4 43.2 4.1 24.2 20.1 3.7 31.8 14.9 2.4
Colon excluding rectum 51.2 39.8 5.0 68.0 32.7 3.5 19.8 16.7 3.4 27.2 12.8 2.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 19.6 14.5 2.9 21.4 10.4 2.0 4.4 3.4 1.5 4.6 2.1 0.9
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 40.4 28.0 4.0 16.6 7.7 1.7 22.2 15.6 3.0 8.8 4.3 1.3
Pancreas 24.4 17.8 3.2 31.8 15.0 2.4 16.6 12.8 2.8 25.6 11.8 2.1
Larynx 12.4 8.8 2.2 4.4 2.1 0.9 5.4 4.6 1.8 2.4 1.2 0.7
Lung and bronchus 105.2 81.3 7.1 106.8 51.8 4.4 70.6 55.0 5.9 66.6 32.2 3.5
Melanoma of the skin 2.6 2.0 1.1 2.6 1.3 0.7 1.2 0.9 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.3
Female breast       250.2 127.5 7.2       55.2 26.8 3.2
Cervix uteri       18.2 9.4 2.0       8.2 4.1 1.3
Corpus uterus and NOS       59.4 29.0 3.3       15.2 7.1 1.6
Ovary       22.2 11.2 2.1       13.4 6.7 1.6
Prostate 309.0 224.3 11.4       43.6 40.4 5.4      
Testis 3.6 2.4 1.1       0.2 0.1 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 25.6 20.0 3.6 12.6 5.8 1.4 4.6 3.9 1.6 4.6 2.0 0.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 27.0 19.6 3.4 18.6 9.2 1.9 4.6 3.7 1.5 2.4 1.1 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 5.2 3.6 1.4 7.2 3.9 1.3 2.0 1.4 0.9 3.6 1.7 0.8
Thyroid 4.6 3.0 1.3 26.2 14.0 2.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.4 0.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 9.0 5.6 1.6 5.6 3.1 1.2 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.3 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 34.4 24.3 3.7 25.2 12.9 2.3 6.0 4.6 1.7 6.0 2.9 1.1
Myeloma 24.0 18.5 3.4 22.0 10.7 2.0 5.6 4.6 1.8 8.8 4.1 1.2
Leukemias 16.6 12.4 2.7 14.8 7.8 1.8 8.0 6.5 2.1 5.8 3.1 1.2

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.