Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Hispanics, New York City, 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 3635.2 460.3 7.1 3676.4 327.5 4.8 1116.4 161.0 4.5 1082.4 101.3 2.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 119.6 14.3 1.2 47.6 4.2 0.5 26.4 3.2 0.6 10.0 1.0 0.3
Esophagus 44.0 6.1 0.9 14.4 1.3 0.3 35.8 4.8 0.7 10.2 1.0 0.3
Stomach 115.6 15.5 1.4 95.8 8.9 0.8 51.2 7.4 1.0 47.0 4.4 0.6
Colorectal 341.8 44.5 2.3 318.6 29.3 1.5 118.8 17.0 1.5 117.4 11.1 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 230.4 30.9 1.9 225.2 21.0 1.2 97.6 14.2 1.3 100.6 9.5 0.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 111.4 13.6 1.2 93.4 8.3 0.8 21.2 2.8 0.6 16.8 1.6 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 196.6 23.4 1.5 90.0 8.2 0.8 113.0 14.2 1.2 60.0 5.6 0.6
Pancreas 96.0 13.0 1.2 103.6 9.8 0.8 71.6 10.0 1.1 75.4 7.3 0.7
Larynx 57.0 7.2 0.9 13.4 1.1 0.3 22.0 3.0 0.6 4.4 0.4 0.2
Lung and bronchus 327.2 45.9 2.4 279.4 25.9 1.4 216.4 31.5 2.0 155.2 14.6 1.0
Melanoma of the skin 22.4 2.7 0.5 22.8 2.1 0.4 5.4 0.7 0.3 3.4 0.3 0.2
Female breast       1031.4 90.5 2.5       174.6 15.9 1.1
Cervix uteri       113.0 9.7 0.8       35.2 3.2 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       275.2 23.7 1.3       50.6 4.7 0.6
Ovary       95.4 8.4 0.8       53.0 4.9 0.6
Prostate 1160.4 146.7 4.0       125.8 23.3 1.9      
Testis 50.8 4.0 0.5       3.8 0.3 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 133.2 20.4 1.6 58.2 5.5 0.6 25.8 4.4 0.8 13.4 1.4 0.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 128.0 15.1 1.2 93.2 8.3 0.8 21.8 3.0 0.6 10.4 1.0 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 52.6 5.6 0.7 45.6 3.9 0.5 24.0 3.0 0.6 22.4 2.0 0.4
Thyroid 49.0 5.3 0.7 270.8 22.7 1.2 4.2 0.6 0.3 4.6 0.4 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 40.0 3.7 0.5 29.8 2.4 0.4 6.0 0.7 0.3 3.2 0.3 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 189.6 22.3 1.5 166.4 14.9 1.0 46.2 6.3 0.9 39.4 3.8 0.5
Myeloma 77.4 10.1 1.1 69.8 6.4 0.7 24.8 3.7 0.7 22.2 2.1 0.4
Leukemias 116.2 13.8 1.2 100.6 9.0 0.8 49.2 6.6 0.9 44.6 4.2 0.6

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.