Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Hispanics, Bronx County, 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 1174.4 495.2 13.5 1162.2 335.0 8.8 369.2 179.1 8.8 334.4 103.1 5.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 45.4 18.4 2.5 15.4 4.4 1.0 11.4 4.7 1.3 2.8 0.9 0.5
Esophagus 12.6 5.8 1.5 4.2 1.3 0.6 11.6 5.2 1.4 3.8 1.2 0.6
Stomach 36.2 17.2 2.7 34.2 10.4 1.6 16.6 8.9 2.1 18.4 5.7 1.2
Colorectal 103.2 45.3 4.2 99.0 29.7 2.7 38.2 19.0 2.9 34.2 10.7 1.6
Colon excluding rectum 72.6 32.8 3.6 67.4 20.6 2.2 30.4 15.8 2.7 28.6 9.0 1.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 30.6 12.5 2.1 31.6 9.1 1.4 7.8 3.1 1.0 5.6 1.7 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 76.4 30.2 3.2 32.4 9.3 1.5 40.2 16.9 2.5 18.2 5.5 1.1
Pancreas 29.2 13.5 2.4 33.8 10.4 1.6 20.0 9.6 2.0 23.0 7.3 1.4
Larynx 20.0 8.1 1.7 5.4 1.4 0.5 8.6 3.8 1.2 1.8 0.5 0.3
Lung and bronchus 111.0 51.2 4.5 92.2 28.2 2.6 75.2 35.9 3.9 49.8 15.5 2.0
Melanoma of the skin 3.4 1.4 0.7 4.2 1.2 0.5 1.0 0.4 0.3 0.8 0.3 0.3
Female breast       323.6 92.0 4.5       54.2 16.1 2.0
Cervix uteri       33.6 9.1 1.4       10.0 3.0 0.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       86.8 24.1 2.3       15.2 4.8 1.1
Ovary       28.8 8.1 1.4       12.6 3.8 1.0
Prostate 373.2 156.0 7.5       40.0 25.4 3.7      
Testis 13.2 3.7 0.9       1.0 0.3 0.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 43.0 21.9 3.1 19.2 6.0 1.2 8.6 5.0 1.6 5.4 1.8 0.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 40.6 16.4 2.4 31.2 9.0 1.4 7.6 3.4 1.1 3.4 1.0 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 16.2 5.7 1.3 14.6 4.0 0.9 6.8 2.8 1.0 6.8 2.0 0.7
Thyroid 13.4 5.1 1.3 72.4 19.0 2.0 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.1 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 14.4 4.2 1.0 9.8 2.5 0.7 1.8 0.6 0.4 0.6 0.2 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 59.2 22.9 2.8 54.8 15.8 1.9 15.6 6.5 1.6 13.6 4.2 1.0
Myeloma 26.4 11.6 2.1 22.4 6.8 1.3 8.0 4.0 1.3 8.8 2.8 0.8
Leukemias 38.8 15.0 2.3 32.2 8.9 1.4 15.2 6.6 1.6 11.8 3.6 0.9

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.