Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Hispanics, New York City, 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 3590.8 471.0 7.4 3586.6 327.4 4.9 1100.0 164.5 4.7 1063.0 102.4 2.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 121.2 15.1 1.3 48.4 4.4 0.6 26.8 3.5 0.6 9.8 1.0 0.3
Esophagus 47.6 6.8 0.9 16.6 1.6 0.3 36.8 5.2 0.8 10.2 1.0 0.3
Stomach 112.0 15.4 1.4 91.6 8.7 0.8 52.2 7.9 1.0 45.6 4.4 0.6
Colorectal 346.2 46.3 2.3 317.4 30.0 1.5 116.6 17.3 1.5 115.8 11.3 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 236.2 32.6 2.0 223.6 21.4 1.3 96.8 14.5 1.4 98.6 9.7 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 110.0 13.7 1.2 93.8 8.6 0.8 19.8 2.8 0.6 17.2 1.6 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 189.6 23.5 1.6 81.6 7.6 0.7 111.8 14.5 1.3 54.4 5.2 0.6
Pancreas 88.6 12.6 1.3 99.6 9.7 0.9 67.4 9.7 1.1 72.0 7.1 0.7
Larynx 60.6 7.9 0.9 14.6 1.3 0.3 22.2 3.1 0.6 4.4 0.4 0.2
Lung and bronchus 327.4 47.7 2.5 276.6 26.3 1.4 212.6 32.2 2.1 155.8 15.1 1.1
Melanoma of the skin 22.6 2.9 0.6 23.0 2.1 0.4 5.4 0.7 0.3 3.6 0.4 0.2
Female breast       1008.4 90.5 2.5       173.4 16.2 1.1
Cervix uteri       111.4 9.8 0.8       33.4 3.1 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       267.8 23.7 1.3       46.2 4.4 0.6
Ovary       93.2 8.4 0.8       53.0 5.0 0.6
Prostate 1146.0 151.0 4.1       126.8 24.6 2.0      
Testis 49.0 3.9 0.5       3.8 0.3 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 131.6 20.8 1.7 56.4 5.5 0.7 24.2 4.2 0.8 15.0 1.6 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 124.0 15.3 1.3 89.2 8.1 0.8 21.2 3.1 0.6 10.4 1.0 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 54.8 6.0 0.8 49.0 4.3 0.5 22.6 2.8 0.5 24.0 2.2 0.4
Thyroid 46.0 5.0 0.7 248.2 21.0 1.2 3.4 0.5 0.3 4.8 0.5 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 40.4 3.8 0.6 26.6 2.2 0.4 5.6 0.6 0.2 3.8 0.3 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 188.8 23.0 1.6 166.0 15.2 1.0 47.4 6.7 0.9 38.2 3.8 0.5
Myeloma 73.2 9.9 1.1 68.8 6.5 0.7 22.4 3.4 0.7 21.6 2.1 0.4
Leukemias 112.4 13.7 1.2 96.8 8.8 0.8 45.2 6.2 0.9 43.8 4.2 0.6

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.