Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Hispanics, Bronx County, 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 1145.4 506.1 14.1 1133.4 336.9 8.9 360.2 182.4 9.2 333.4 106.5 5.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 44.0 18.6 2.6 15.6 4.6 1.1 10.0 4.4 1.3 2.8 0.9 0.5
Esophagus 14.0 6.6 1.6 5.6 1.8 0.7 13.0 6.0 1.6 4.0 1.3 0.6
Stomach 33.2 16.3 2.7 33.6 10.6 1.6 16.0 8.8 2.1 17.6 5.7 1.2
Colorectal 101.6 46.1 4.3 98.4 30.5 2.7 36.2 18.7 2.9 35.2 11.6 1.7
Colon excluding rectum 70.6 33.1 3.7 66.0 20.9 2.3 29.2 15.6 2.7 30.0 9.9 1.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 31.0 13.0 2.2 32.4 9.6 1.5 7.0 3.2 1.1 5.2 1.7 0.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 74.6 31.2 3.4 30.4 9.1 1.5 40.2 17.3 2.6 16.8 5.3 1.2
Pancreas 27.0 13.4 2.5 32.2 10.3 1.6 18.4 9.0 2.0 21.6 7.1 1.4
Larynx 22.2 9.4 1.8 6.4 1.7 0.6 9.2 4.2 1.3 1.8 0.5 0.3
Lung and bronchus 110.6 54.0 4.8 88.2 27.7 2.6 73.4 37.6 4.1 50.4 16.3 2.0
Melanoma of the skin 3.4 1.6 0.8 4.4 1.3 0.6 1.2 0.5 0.4 1.0 0.4 0.3
Female breast       319.4 93.3 4.6       56.6 17.3 2.1
Cervix uteri       32.6 9.0 1.4       10.4 3.1 0.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       81.8 23.8 2.3       12.8 4.2 1.0
Ovary       28.8 8.3 1.4       11.6 3.6 0.9
Prostate 364.4 160.2 7.8       41.0 27.1 3.9      
Testis 14.2 4.1 1.0       1.4 0.5 0.4      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 40.0 21.3 3.2 18.6 6.1 1.3 8.2 5.0 1.6 5.8 2.0 0.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 37.4 15.9 2.4 29.8 8.8 1.4 6.6 3.0 1.1 2.6 0.8 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 16.0 6.1 1.4 15.8 4.5 1.0 6.6 2.8 1.1 7.0 2.1 0.7
Thyroid 13.2 5.0 1.3 66.4 17.7 1.9 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.1 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 14.4 4.4 1.1 9.0 2.3 0.7 1.8 0.6 0.4 1.0 0.4 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 59.2 23.6 2.9 53.8 16.2 2.0 14.8 6.5 1.6 13.0 4.2 1.0
Myeloma 24.6 11.6 2.2 23.6 7.4 1.4 7.4 4.0 1.4 8.0 2.6 0.8
Leukemias 36.8 14.8 2.4 30.8 8.8 1.4 12.6 5.5 1.5 12.4 3.9 1.0

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.