Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic 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 671.4 674.4 23.3 667.2 453.7 15.7 259.4 280.9 15.6 301.2 195.3 10.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 20.2 19.8 3.9 12.4 8.5 2.2 6.6 7.1 2.5 4.8 3.1 1.3
Esophagus 8.4 8.6 2.7 5.6 3.7 1.4 6.6 7.1 2.5 5.0 3.3 1.3
Stomach 15.4 16.9 3.8 15.8 10.1 2.3 9.2 10.1 3.0 9.2 5.8 1.7
Colorectal 53.8 56.1 6.9 68.0 44.1 4.8 23.6 26.1 4.8 31.2 19.6 3.1
Colon excluding rectum 39.2 41.6 5.9 51.4 33.1 4.1 19.2 21.5 4.4 26.8 16.8 2.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 14.6 14.5 3.4 16.6 11.0 2.4 4.4 4.6 2.0 4.4 2.7 1.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 33.4 30.9 4.8 12.4 8.0 2.0 22.0 21.1 4.0 8.2 5.5 1.7
Pancreas 20.0 19.7 3.9 28.2 17.8 3.0 16.4 17.1 3.8 24.4 14.9 2.7
Larynx 10.0 9.6 2.7 4.0 2.7 1.2 5.4 6.2 2.4 2.2 1.5 0.9
Lung and bronchus 91.2 95.2 8.9 90.8 59.7 5.6 69.4 73.0 7.8 65.6 42.7 4.7
Melanoma of the skin 1.4 1.4 1.0 1.8 1.3 0.8 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.4 0.3 0.4
Female breast       195.4 137.7 8.8       53.6 35.5 4.4
Cervix uteri       15.4 11.0 2.5       8.0 5.5 1.7
Corpus uterus and NOS       46.6 30.8 4.0       14.2 8.9 2.1
Ovary       18.0 12.7 2.7       13.0 8.8 2.2
Prostate 241.4 238.2 13.7       41.6 51.0 7.0      
Testis 2.0 1.9 1.2       0.2 0.2 0.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 20.6 21.4 4.2 9.4 5.8 1.7 4.6 5.2 2.2 4.4 2.5 1.1
Kidney and renal pelvis 19.6 19.5 3.9 14.6 9.9 2.3 4.6 5.0 2.1 2.4 1.5 0.8
Brain and other nervous system 3.2 3.0 1.5 6.2 4.7 1.7 2.0 1.9 1.2 3.2 2.1 1.1
Thyroid 3.6 3.3 1.5 16.0 12.0 2.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.6 0.5 0.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 7.2 6.3 2.1 4.6 3.8 1.6 0.6 0.5 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.4
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 25.4 24.3 4.3 19.4 13.7 2.8 5.6 5.8 2.2 5.8 3.9 1.4
Myeloma 20.0 21.0 4.2 17.8 11.6 2.4 5.2 5.7 2.2 8.2 5.2 1.6
Leukemias 12.2 12.7 3.2 11.0 8.1 2.2 7.6 8.3 2.7 5.6 4.1 1.6

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.