Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Hispanics, 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 3571.4 485.8 7.7 3550.0 333.7 5.0 1080.8 168.5 4.9 1034.2 102.8 2.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 123.0 16.1 1.4 50.0 4.8 0.6 27.6 3.8 0.7 9.6 1.0 0.3
Esophagus 48.0 6.9 0.9 17.4 1.7 0.4 37.6 5.5 0.8 9.4 1.0 0.3
Stomach 111.8 16.1 1.4 94.6 9.3 0.8 51.8 8.3 1.1 44.8 4.5 0.6
Colorectal 350.0 48.9 2.5 324.6 31.7 1.6 115.2 17.9 1.6 113.4 11.5 1.0
Colon excluding rectum 236.8 34.2 2.1 230.4 22.8 1.3 96.8 15.1 1.4 95.6 9.8 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 113.2 14.7 1.3 94.2 8.9 0.8 18.4 2.8 0.6 17.8 1.8 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 186.8 23.8 1.6 76.0 7.3 0.7 106.0 14.3 1.3 49.2 4.9 0.6
Pancreas 88.4 12.9 1.3 99.2 10.0 0.9 61.0 9.3 1.1 72.2 7.4 0.8
Larynx 61.4 8.3 1.0 15.0 1.4 0.3 19.2 2.9 0.6 4.4 0.4 0.2
Lung and bronchus 335.2 50.3 2.6 269.6 26.4 1.4 215.4 34.0 2.2 153.2 15.3 1.1
Melanoma of the skin 21.8 3.1 0.6 22.8 2.2 0.4 4.0 0.5 0.3 3.6 0.4 0.2
Female breast       1007.6 92.8 2.6       169.4 16.2 1.1
Cervix uteri       111.8 10.1 0.8       31.4 3.0 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       256.0 23.4 1.3       43.0 4.2 0.6
Ovary       95.4 8.8 0.8       50.2 4.9 0.6
Prostate 1139.6 157.0 4.3       126.6 25.8 2.1      
Testis 49.8 4.1 0.5       3.6 0.3 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 124.8 20.4 1.7 58.8 6.0 0.7 23.4 4.3 0.8 16.0 1.7 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 117.8 15.0 1.3 89.6 8.4 0.8 21.6 3.3 0.7 12.2 1.2 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 54.0 6.1 0.8 48.8 4.4 0.6 24.8 3.1 0.6 21.8 2.1 0.4
Thyroid 46.0 5.1 0.7 227.2 19.7 1.2 3.0 0.5 0.3 5.2 0.5 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 41.0 3.9 0.6 28.2 2.3 0.4 5.8 0.6 0.2 4.8 0.4 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 186.6 23.5 1.6 162.6 15.3 1.1 46.8 6.7 0.9 38.8 3.9 0.6
Myeloma 67.0 9.2 1.1 65.0 6.4 0.7 24.4 3.7 0.7 20.4 2.1 0.4
Leukemias 114.2 14.3 1.3 94.8 8.8 0.8 45.4 6.5 0.9 43.6 4.3 0.6

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.