Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Blacks, New York State Excl New York City, 2008-2012

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 2361.0 612.6 11.9 2014.0 401.1 8.0 760.4 227.1 7.8 723.2 149.9 5.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 54.0 12.6 1.6 30.0 5.7 0.9 14.4 3.5 0.9 6.0 1.2 0.4
Esophagus 30.8 8.3 1.4 11.0 2.2 0.6 23.6 6.4 1.3 9.4 2.0 0.6
Stomach 54.2 15.6 2.0 39.4 8.5 1.2 28.4 9.0 1.6 19.4 4.3 0.9
Colorectal 205.4 55.2 3.6 191.4 38.9 2.5 66.2 20.1 2.3 64.6 13.4 1.5
Colon excluding rectum 148.0 40.5 3.2 146.6 29.9 2.2 55.4 17.2 2.2 57.0 11.8 1.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 57.4 14.6 1.8 44.8 8.9 1.2 10.8 3.0 0.9 7.6 1.5 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 81.8 18.0 1.8 20.4 3.9 0.8 58.8 13.7 1.7 16.6 3.4 0.7
Pancreas 63.2 17.1 2.0 66.8 14.0 1.5 45.2 12.7 1.8 55.8 11.9 1.4
Larynx 30.2 8.0 1.4 9.2 1.8 0.5 14.0 3.9 1.0 3.2 0.6 0.3
Lung and bronchus 300.4 83.9 4.6 246.0 50.3 2.9 210.2 61.8 4.0 157.8 32.9 2.3
Melanoma of the skin 3.4 0.8 0.4 5.6 1.1 0.4 0.8 0.2 0.2 3.0 0.7 0.3
Female breast       608.4 118.7 4.3       135.8 27.0 2.1
Cervix uteri       45.2 8.8 1.2       17.4 3.4 0.7
Corpus uterus and NOS       133.6 26.4 2.0       41.0 8.7 1.2
Ovary       49.0 9.6 1.2       27.2 5.7 1.0
Prostate 928.8 235.9 7.2       102.4 39.0 3.6      
Testis 5.2 1.0 0.4       0.4 0.1 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 75.0 23.3 2.6 31.6 6.7 1.1 15.0 5.4 1.3 8.6 1.9 0.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 98.8 24.2 2.3 62.6 12.6 1.4 16.6 4.6 1.1 11.2 2.3 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 22.6 4.7 0.9 20.8 4.0 0.8 11.4 2.6 0.7 9.6 1.9 0.6
Thyroid 21.0 4.6 0.9 75.2 14.2 1.4 2.0 0.5 0.3 3.8 0.8 0.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 19.0 3.7 0.8 15.0 2.6 0.6 2.0 0.4 0.2 1.0 0.2 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 81.0 19.6 2.1 64.2 12.5 1.4 21.8 6.2 1.3 14.8 3.1 0.7
Myeloma 57.6 15.7 1.9 61.6 12.5 1.4 21.0 6.2 1.3 23.0 4.9 0.9
Leukemias 57.0 14.1 1.8 39.8 7.9 1.1 25.4 7.2 1.4 16.0 3.2 0.7

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2014.
  • 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.