Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Blacks, New York City, 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 4646.4 621.3 8.4 4644.0 400.8 5.2 1485.4 223.9 5.4 1758.4 152.2 3.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 113.6 14.0 1.2 63.8 5.5 0.6 38.4 5.1 0.8 18.0 1.5 0.3
Esophagus 59.2 8.1 1.0 31.2 2.7 0.4 46.8 6.5 0.9 22.2 1.9 0.4
Stomach 111.6 16.7 1.5 109.0 9.6 0.8 59.4 9.3 1.1 55.0 4.9 0.6
Colorectal 425.2 59.4 2.7 503.8 43.5 1.7 160.2 24.1 1.8 187.8 16.4 1.1
Colon excluding rectum 307.6 44.1 2.3 382.8 33.1 1.5 135.2 20.6 1.6 164.4 14.4 1.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 117.6 15.3 1.3 121.0 10.3 0.8 25.0 3.5 0.6 23.4 2.0 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 150.2 18.4 1.4 64.6 5.5 0.6 97.4 12.5 1.2 48.2 4.1 0.5
Pancreas 112.8 15.8 1.4 148.0 12.9 0.9 93.8 13.7 1.3 119.8 10.5 0.8
Larynx 59.2 7.7 0.9 23.0 1.9 0.4 26.6 3.8 0.7 9.6 0.8 0.2
Lung and bronchus 498.4 70.0 2.9 492.2 42.4 1.7 356.6 51.0 2.5 328.6 28.5 1.4
Melanoma of the skin 9.2 1.2 0.4 13.0 1.1 0.3 3.6 0.5 0.3 4.8 0.4 0.2
Female breast       1354.4 116.5 2.8       324.2 27.9 1.4
Cervix uteri       151.0 13.3 1.0       60.8 5.2 0.6
Corpus uterus and NOS       386.8 32.3 1.5       111.8 9.6 0.8
Ovary       123.2 10.6 0.8       80.2 6.9 0.7
Prostate 1993.4 260.0 5.3       259.0 47.5 2.7      
Testis 11.0 1.3 0.3       1.2 0.1 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 117.4 17.8 1.5 64.2 5.7 0.6 26.4 4.7 0.8 25.6 2.2 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 155.4 20.0 1.5 103.4 9.0 0.8 28.8 4.3 0.7 17.6 1.5 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 37.4 4.7 0.7 40.0 3.6 0.5 17.6 2.3 0.5 19.2 1.7 0.3
Thyroid 32.4 4.0 0.6 148.8 12.9 0.9 3.0 0.5 0.3 7.0 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 34.8 4.1 0.6 32.8 3.0 0.5 3.4 0.4 0.2 3.2 0.3 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 165.8 20.8 1.5 152.2 13.3 1.0 40.2 5.5 0.8 45.0 3.9 0.5
Myeloma 122.2 17.1 1.4 127.4 11.0 0.9 41.4 6.0 0.9 49.4 4.3 0.5
Leukemias 85.8 11.7 1.2 90.2 8.1 0.8 47.6 6.8 0.9 42.8 3.8 0.5

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.