Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic 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 662.4 653.9 22.8 684.6 465.8 16.0 243.6 261.7 15.0 288.0 184.5 9.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 19.2 17.9 3.7 11.0 7.3 2.0 6.8 7.5 2.6 5.0 3.1 1.3
Esophagus 7.8 7.8 2.5 6.6 4.4 1.5 5.8 6.0 2.2 5.0 3.3 1.3
Stomach 16.4 17.4 3.8 13.2 8.3 2.0 8.8 10.0 3.0 6.8 4.2 1.4
Colorectal 55.6 56.7 6.8 67.2 43.4 4.7 23.2 25.0 4.7 28.6 17.2 2.9
Colon excluding rectum 40.6 42.1 5.9 50.2 32.0 4.0 19.8 21.5 4.3 25.0 14.8 2.7
Rectum & rectosigmoid 15.0 14.7 3.4 17.0 11.4 2.5 3.4 3.5 1.7 3.6 2.4 1.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 32.6 30.3 4.8 14.6 9.5 2.2 21.0 20.6 4.0 7.8 5.2 1.6
Pancreas 20.8 20.3 4.0 26.0 16.5 2.9 18.2 18.0 3.8 23.6 15.0 2.7
Larynx 9.2 9.2 2.7 2.8 2.0 1.1 3.8 4.3 2.0 2.0 1.4 0.8
Lung and bronchus 85.0 88.3 8.6 92.6 60.4 5.6 62.8 67.0 7.6 68.2 43.8 4.7
Melanoma of the skin 0.8 0.9 0.9 1.4 0.8 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.4 0.2 0.1 0.2
Female breast       198.2 140.7 9.0       49.6 32.6 4.2
Cervix uteri       16.4 12.4 2.7       7.2 5.0 1.7
Corpus uterus and NOS       52.2 34.4 4.2       14.8 9.3 2.2
Ovary       17.6 12.6 2.7       12.6 8.4 2.1
Prostate 237.6 228.2 13.3       38.4 45.4 6.5      
Testis 1.8 1.7 1.1       0.2 0.2 0.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 24.0 25.2 4.6 13.2 8.1 2.0 5.4 5.9 2.3 4.2 2.3 1.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 22.4 22.0 4.2 15.6 10.5 2.4 3.6 3.9 1.8 2.0 1.2 0.8
Brain and other nervous system 3.6 3.3 1.6 4.6 3.3 1.4 1.6 1.8 1.3 2.6 1.8 1.0
Thyroid 3.8 3.5 1.6 18.8 13.7 2.8 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.6 0.4 0.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 7.4 6.7 2.2 5.4 4.3 1.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.6 0.5
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 23.2 22.3 4.2 20.4 14.6 2.9 6.0 6.3 2.3 3.8 2.4 1.1
Myeloma 19.6 20.2 4.1 18.4 12.0 2.5 6.2 6.8 2.4 7.0 4.4 1.5
Leukemias 13.2 13.1 3.2 12.8 9.4 2.4 5.6 5.9 2.2 5.4 3.9 1.6

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.