Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Blacks, New York County (Manhattan), 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 658.2 655.5 22.9 683.6 463.2 15.9 248.4 267.7 15.2 295.0 189.9 9.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 19.0 18.2 3.7 11.4 7.5 2.0 6.2 6.4 2.3 4.8 3.1 1.3
Esophagus 8.0 8.0 2.5 6.6 4.3 1.5 6.0 6.4 2.3 4.6 3.0 1.3
Stomach 17.2 18.5 4.0 14.4 9.1 2.1 8.2 9.3 2.9 7.8 4.9 1.6
Colorectal 54.8 56.4 6.8 66.8 43.0 4.7 25.2 27.8 5.0 29.8 18.3 3.0
Colon excluding rectum 39.8 41.4 5.9 51.8 33.2 4.1 21.4 23.7 4.6 26.0 15.9 2.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 15.0 15.0 3.5 15.0 9.8 2.3 3.8 4.1 1.9 3.8 2.4 1.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 32.2 29.7 4.7 12.8 8.3 2.1 20.4 19.7 3.9 7.6 5.1 1.7
Pancreas 19.2 18.9 3.9 24.4 15.4 2.8 16.2 16.3 3.6 25.2 15.6 2.8
Larynx 9.4 9.3 2.7 3.8 2.6 1.2 4.6 5.3 2.2 2.2 1.5 0.9
Lung and bronchus 85.4 89.0 8.6 94.4 61.6 5.6 65.0 68.6 7.6 66.0 42.7 4.7
Melanoma of the skin 0.8 0.9 0.9 1.4 0.9 0.7 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0
Female breast       203.2 143.6 9.0       52.4 34.5 4.3
Cervix uteri       14.0 10.4 2.5       7.0 4.6 1.6
Corpus uterus and NOS       53.6 35.5 4.3       15.8 9.9 2.2
Ovary       18.2 12.8 2.7       12.0 8.0 2.1
Prostate 240.6 234.4 13.5       40.8 49.1 6.8      
Testis 1.4 1.3 1.0       0.2 0.2 0.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 22.0 22.9 4.4 10.6 6.4 1.8 5.2 5.9 2.3 3.8 2.1 1.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 18.8 18.9 3.9 15.4 10.4 2.4 3.6 3.8 1.8 2.4 1.5 0.9
Brain and other nervous system 2.8 2.6 1.4 5.4 3.8 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.0 3.0 2.0 1.0
Thyroid 4.2 3.9 1.7 17.4 12.7 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.8 0.5 0.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 7.2 6.4 2.1 5.0 4.0 1.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.5
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 24.8 24.2 4.4 19.2 13.7 2.8 5.6 6.1 2.3 4.8 3.2 1.3
Myeloma 20.4 21.1 4.2 18.2 11.9 2.5 5.4 5.7 2.2 7.2 4.5 1.5
Leukemias 14.0 14.3 3.4 11.6 8.4 2.3 7.2 7.8 2.6 5.4 4.0 1.6

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.