Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Blacks, New York State Excl 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 2282.0 653.9 12.8 1912.2 417.1 8.5 730.0 238.9 8.4 707.0 159.4 5.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 55.4 14.1 1.8 26.4 5.6 1.0 13.8 3.8 1.0 6.4 1.4 0.5
Esophagus 31.4 9.5 1.6 11.0 2.5 0.7 23.4 7.2 1.4 9.2 2.1 0.6
Stomach 52.6 16.9 2.2 37.6 8.7 1.3 27.4 9.7 1.8 19.4 4.6 0.9
Colorectal 200.6 59.1 3.9 191.4 42.5 2.7 70.6 22.8 2.6 67.8 15.3 1.6
Colon excluding rectum 147.0 44.0 3.4 149.2 33.3 2.4 58.2 19.3 2.4 57.6 12.9 1.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 53.6 15.1 1.9 42.2 9.2 1.3 12.4 3.5 0.9 10.2 2.3 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 77.6 18.8 2.0 20.4 4.3 0.9 51.4 13.4 1.7 15.4 3.4 0.8
Pancreas 56.8 16.9 2.1 62.6 14.4 1.6 40.2 12.6 1.9 51.2 11.9 1.5
Larynx 31.2 9.1 1.5 10.2 2.2 0.6 11.6 3.5 0.9 3.4 0.8 0.4
Lung and bronchus 287.2 88.2 4.9 238.8 53.1 3.1 205.0 65.3 4.3 155.4 35.2 2.5
Melanoma of the skin 2.8 0.7 0.4 6.0 1.3 0.5 0.8 0.2 0.2 2.4 0.6 0.3
Female breast       576.4 123.2 4.6       136.4 29.6 2.2
Cervix uteri       45.6 9.8 1.3       17.4 3.7 0.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       124.6 26.8 2.1       39.2 9.0 1.3
Ovary       43.6 9.4 1.3       25.0 5.7 1.0
Prostate 920.0 259.9 8.0       101.2 42.0 3.9      
Testis 6.0 1.3 0.5       0.4 0.1 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 68.2 22.9 2.6 28.2 6.4 1.1 14.8 5.9 1.4 10.0 2.4 0.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 93.4 25.0 2.4 62.0 13.7 1.5 17.0 4.9 1.1 11.0 2.5 0.7
Brain and other nervous system 20.6 4.9 1.0 17.8 3.9 0.8 9.8 2.7 0.8 8.4 1.9 0.6
Thyroid 19.6 4.9 1.0 67.6 14.1 1.5 1.8 0.5 0.4 2.8 0.6 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 18.6 4.0 0.8 12.2 2.4 0.6 2.2 0.5 0.3 1.4 0.3 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 80.0 21.5 2.3 59.2 12.7 1.5 21.4 6.4 1.3 13.2 3.0 0.7
Myeloma 48.2 14.4 1.9 57.6 12.8 1.5 20.0 6.7 1.4 21.8 5.1 1.0
Leukemias 50.2 13.6 1.8 35.4 7.7 1.2 23.2 7.2 1.4 16.8 3.7 0.8

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.