Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Hispanics, Bronx County, 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 1115.8 512.3 14.6 1107.2 340.5 9.2 347.6 184.1 9.5 328.6 108.8 5.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 44.4 20.2 2.9 15.0 4.7 1.1 10.0 4.8 1.4 3.0 1.0 0.5
Esophagus 16.0 7.7 1.8 6.6 2.2 0.8 13.8 6.9 1.8 3.8 1.3 0.6
Stomach 32.2 16.4 2.8 33.2 10.9 1.7 15.6 9.0 2.2 17.4 6.0 1.3
Colorectal 102.4 48.5 4.5 100.8 32.2 2.9 34.8 18.6 3.0 33.8 11.5 1.8
Colon excluding rectum 70.4 34.5 3.9 68.4 22.3 2.4 27.4 15.1 2.7 29.0 9.9 1.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 32.0 13.9 2.3 32.4 9.9 1.6 7.4 3.5 1.2 4.8 1.6 0.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 73.2 31.5 3.5 29.0 9.0 1.5 39.8 17.6 2.6 15.6 5.2 1.2
Pancreas 24.8 12.2 2.4 32.2 10.9 1.7 15.4 7.8 1.9 21.0 7.3 1.4
Larynx 21.2 9.2 1.8 6.2 1.8 0.6 6.4 3.1 1.2 1.8 0.6 0.4
Lung and bronchus 113.2 57.1 5.0 89.0 29.0 2.7 72.0 38.5 4.3 50.4 17.0 2.1
Melanoma of the skin 2.6 1.4 0.9 4.0 1.2 0.6 0.8 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.4 0.3
Female breast       302.2 90.6 4.6       55.6 17.3 2.1
Cervix uteri       33.8 9.7 1.5       9.2 2.9 0.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       76.0 22.9 2.3       11.8 4.0 1.0
Ovary       29.2 8.5 1.4       13.0 4.2 1.0
Prostate 353.6 163.6 8.2       41.8 29.0 4.2      
Testis 14.6 4.4 1.1       1.6 0.7 0.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 38.2 21.0 3.2 18.4 6.3 1.3 7.4 4.6 1.6 5.8 2.1 0.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 33.6 14.9 2.4 30.8 9.5 1.5 6.2 3.2 1.2 3.6 1.2 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 14.4 5.7 1.4 15.0 4.2 1.0 6.0 2.4 1.0 6.4 2.0 0.7
Thyroid 12.0 4.7 1.3 59.2 16.1 1.9 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.2 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 14.0 4.3 1.1 9.0 2.3 0.7 1.8 0.7 0.4 1.0 0.3 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 59.8 24.4 3.0 54.2 16.9 2.1 15.2 7.0 1.7 13.2 4.3 1.1
Myeloma 20.8 9.8 2.0 22.6 7.3 1.4 8.2 4.5 1.5 7.4 2.5 0.8
Leukemias 35.0 14.5 2.4 30.4 9.0 1.5 12.8 6.1 1.7 12.2 3.9 1.0

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.