Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Whites, Bronx County, 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 1525.4 555.3 12.6 1607.4 428.2 9.5 595.2 224.1 8.1 603.6 151.4 5.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 52.2 18.6 2.3 26.8 6.9 1.2 13.0 4.7 1.1 5.8 1.4 0.5
Esophagus 21.0 7.7 1.5 10.0 2.4 0.7 19.2 7.1 1.4 7.6 1.8 0.6
Stomach 41.4 15.5 2.1 38.6 10.2 1.5 20.0 7.6 1.5 23.2 5.8 1.1
Colorectal 148.4 55.2 4.0 148.8 38.1 2.8 65.4 25.0 2.7 65.4 16.0 1.8
Colon excluding rectum 104.4 39.0 3.4 103.8 26.1 2.3 54.4 20.9 2.5 56.0 13.6 1.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 44.0 16.2 2.2 45.0 12.0 1.6 11.0 4.0 1.1 9.4 2.4 0.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 81.4 28.1 2.8 32.2 8.5 1.3 50.2 17.6 2.2 22.2 5.5 1.0
Pancreas 42.2 15.9 2.2 53.4 13.3 1.6 32.8 12.3 1.9 41.4 10.2 1.4
Larynx 28.6 10.4 1.7 7.4 2.1 0.7 11.8 4.3 1.1 2.6 0.7 0.4
Lung and bronchus 190.8 71.3 4.6 173.0 44.5 3.0 144.6 54.8 4.0 119.4 30.2 2.5
Melanoma of the skin 25.4 9.5 1.7 23.2 5.9 1.1 6.0 2.2 0.8 3.2 0.7 0.3
Female breast       425.8 116.8 5.0       100.2 25.7 2.3
Cervix uteri       35.4 10.4 1.6       12.6 3.5 0.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       116.8 31.5 2.6       26.6 6.8 1.2
Ovary       47.2 12.8 1.7       24.8 6.1 1.1
Prostate 390.2 139.4 6.3       64.4 25.8 2.8      
Testis 17.8 5.8 1.2       2.6 0.9 0.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 82.8 31.9 3.1 29.6 7.2 1.2 18.6 7.3 1.5 9.4 2.1 0.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 58.0 21.0 2.4 39.6 10.6 1.5 15.6 5.9 1.3 7.0 1.6 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 20.8 7.3 1.4 20.0 5.5 1.1 11.2 4.0 1.1 12.4 3.2 0.8
Thyroid 18.0 6.4 1.3 74.4 21.7 2.2 2.2 0.9 0.5 1.6 0.4 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 13.0 4.3 1.1 11.2 3.3 0.9 2.6 0.9 0.5 1.6 0.4 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 74.8 26.9 2.8 70.4 18.5 2.0 23.8 8.9 1.6 20.2 5.0 1.0
Myeloma 33.0 12.4 1.9 26.0 6.7 1.2 11.2 4.4 1.2 11.4 2.8 0.7
Leukemias 51.0 18.7 2.3 42.2 11.2 1.5 19.8 7.4 1.5 20.8 5.3 1.0

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.