Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Blacks, New York City, 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 4692.4 599.1 8.0 4883.0 409.5 5.2 1519.2 218.6 5.2 1788.6 149.4 3.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 112.8 13.5 1.2 62.8 5.2 0.6 36.8 4.7 0.7 20.4 1.7 0.3
Esophagus 52.8 7.0 0.9 31.0 2.5 0.4 40.8 5.4 0.8 19.6 1.6 0.3
Stomach 121.8 17.3 1.4 112.0 9.5 0.8 60.4 9.1 1.1 52.6 4.5 0.5
Colorectal 417.4 56.2 2.5 489.6 40.8 1.6 164.4 23.4 1.7 187.0 15.6 1.0
Colon excluding rectum 296.4 40.9 2.2 371.2 31.0 1.4 135.6 19.6 1.5 163.2 13.7 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 121.0 15.4 1.3 118.4 9.8 0.8 28.8 3.8 0.7 23.8 2.0 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 166.8 19.7 1.4 76.8 6.2 0.6 103.0 12.7 1.2 51.8 4.3 0.5
Pancreas 124.8 16.9 1.4 169.6 14.2 1.0 96.4 13.4 1.3 130.8 11.0 0.9
Larynx 54.2 6.9 0.9 19.6 1.6 0.3 23.4 3.2 0.6 8.8 0.7 0.2
Lung and bronchus 495.6 66.9 2.8 501.0 41.7 1.7 364.0 50.4 2.4 334.0 27.9 1.4
Melanoma of the skin 7.2 1.0 0.3 12.0 1.0 0.3 3.4 0.5 0.2 4.0 0.3 0.1
Female breast       1426.2 119.8 2.8       328.4 27.5 1.3
Cervix uteri       138.4 12.0 0.9       55.6 4.6 0.6
Corpus uterus and NOS       420.4 33.9 1.5       122.6 10.1 0.8
Ovary       126.6 10.7 0.8       81.8 6.8 0.7
Prostate 1966.4 242.0 5.0       260.0 45.1 2.5      
Testis 11.6 1.3 0.3       1.2 0.1 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 125.2 18.2 1.5 71.4 6.0 0.6 30.4 4.9 0.8 26.0 2.2 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 166.6 20.4 1.4 117.0 9.8 0.8 27.4 3.8 0.7 17.2 1.4 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 41.2 5.0 0.7 40.0 3.6 0.5 19.0 2.4 0.5 20.0 1.7 0.3
Thyroid 33.0 3.9 0.6 178.2 15.2 1.0 3.8 0.6 0.3 6.6 0.5 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 32.6 3.7 0.6 33.8 3.1 0.5 3.8 0.5 0.2 2.8 0.2 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 159.4 19.7 1.4 165.4 14.0 1.0 42.2 5.6 0.8 43.0 3.6 0.5
Myeloma 134.4 18.1 1.4 146.0 12.3 0.9 46.2 6.3 0.9 47.2 4.0 0.5
Leukemias 97.4 12.6 1.2 96.6 8.4 0.8 49.4 6.7 0.9 42.0 3.6 0.5

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.