Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Blacks, New York State Excl New York City, 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 2300.6 635.7 12.4 1964.8 417.4 8.4 744.8 235.6 8.2 710.4 155.6 5.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 52.2 13.0 1.7 29.6 6.0 1.0 14.4 3.7 0.9 5.6 1.2 0.5
Esophagus 30.0 8.6 1.5 11.0 2.4 0.6 23.2 6.7 1.3 9.2 2.1 0.6
Stomach 53.0 16.2 2.1 38.8 8.9 1.3 27.2 9.2 1.7 19.4 4.5 0.9
Colorectal 200.8 57.3 3.8 187.8 40.4 2.6 65.2 21.1 2.5 63.6 13.9 1.5
Colon excluding rectum 145.0 42.2 3.3 144.2 31.2 2.3 54.6 17.9 2.3 56.0 12.3 1.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 55.8 15.2 1.9 43.6 9.2 1.2 10.6 3.1 0.9 7.6 1.6 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 79.0 18.5 1.9 19.4 4.0 0.8 57.8 14.4 1.8 16.4 3.5 0.8
Pancreas 60.8 17.4 2.1 65.0 14.4 1.6 44.2 13.1 1.9 54.4 12.3 1.5
Larynx 29.2 8.3 1.4 9.2 1.9 0.6 13.8 4.1 1.0 3.0 0.6 0.3
Lung and bronchus 293.2 86.9 4.8 241.6 52.2 3.0 205.6 64.0 4.2 156.2 34.3 2.4
Melanoma of the skin 3.4 0.9 0.5 5.0 1.0 0.4 0.8 0.2 0.2 3.0 0.7 0.4
Female breast       591.8 123.7 4.5       133.6 28.3 2.2
Cervix uteri       44.4 9.3 1.2       17.0 3.5 0.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       130.2 27.4 2.1       40.4 9.0 1.3
Ovary       47.8 10.1 1.3       26.8 5.9 1.0
Prostate 908.2 244.9 7.5       100.6 40.3 3.7      
Testis 5.2 1.1 0.4       0.4 0.1 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 73.6 24.3 2.7 30.8 6.9 1.1 14.8 5.6 1.4 8.4 2.0 0.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 96.2 25.3 2.4 61.6 13.2 1.5 16.4 4.8 1.1 11.2 2.5 0.7
Brain and other nervous system 22.4 5.1 1.0 19.8 4.2 0.8 11.2 2.7 0.8 9.2 2.0 0.6
Thyroid 20.2 4.8 1.0 72.0 14.8 1.5 2.0 0.5 0.4 3.8 0.8 0.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 18.6 4.0 0.8 14.0 2.7 0.6 2.0 0.4 0.3 1.0 0.2 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 78.6 20.3 2.1 62.6 13.1 1.5 20.8 6.2 1.3 14.4 3.2 0.7
Myeloma 55.8 16.1 2.0 60.8 13.1 1.5 20.6 6.5 1.3 22.4 5.1 1.0
Leukemias 54.8 14.7 1.9 39.2 8.3 1.2 24.8 7.4 1.4 16.0 3.4 0.8

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.