Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-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 1792.6 615.6 12.9 1838.2 449.2 9.4 641.4 229.8 8.1 699.6 161.5 5.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 46.8 15.6 2.0 28.4 6.9 1.2 16.6 5.7 1.2 4.4 1.0 0.4
Esophagus 25.8 8.9 1.6 11.4 2.5 0.7 20.4 7.1 1.4 8.6 1.9 0.6
Stomach 40.4 14.4 2.0 36.2 8.3 1.2 18.2 6.5 1.3 19.0 4.3 0.9
Colorectal 168.4 58.9 4.0 201.0 46.9 3.0 69.6 25.2 2.7 77.0 17.2 1.8
Colon excluding rectum 120.2 42.4 3.4 149.8 34.7 2.5 58.8 21.4 2.5 68.4 15.2 1.7
Rectum & rectosigmoid 48.2 16.5 2.1 51.2 12.2 1.5 10.8 3.8 1.0 8.6 2.0 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 72.8 23.6 2.5 26.0 6.3 1.1 42.8 14.2 1.9 18.2 4.1 0.9
Pancreas 46.2 16.1 2.1 63.4 14.5 1.6 41.4 14.5 2.0 49.4 11.1 1.4
Larynx 24.6 8.4 1.5 8.2 2.0 0.6 10.4 3.5 1.0 2.4 0.6 0.3
Lung and bronchus 228.0 79.7 4.7 227.4 54.5 3.2 168.2 59.5 4.1 149.8 35.0 2.6
Melanoma of the skin 24.8 8.9 1.6 22.4 5.4 1.0 5.2 1.9 0.7 3.2 0.7 0.3
Female breast       493.6 123.6 5.0       114.4 26.9 2.3
Cervix uteri       41.4 11.3 1.6       18.0 4.5 0.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       144.8 35.3 2.6       42.2 10.0 1.4
Ovary       52.0 12.8 1.6       33.2 7.8 1.2
Prostate 604.8 202.9 7.4       87.0 33.5 3.2      
Testis 10.4 3.5 1.0       0.8 0.3 0.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 75.8 28.0 2.9 26.8 6.0 1.0 16.8 6.4 1.4 10.2 2.1 0.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 73.8 25.3 2.6 44.0 10.7 1.4 18.0 6.5 1.4 9.2 2.0 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 19.8 6.7 1.3 15.6 4.1 0.9 9.6 3.3 0.9 10.6 2.6 0.7
Thyroid 20.0 6.7 1.3 64.2 17.6 2.0 1.6 0.6 0.4 2.4 0.5 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 8.4 2.8 0.9 14.4 3.9 0.9 2.0 0.7 0.4 1.2 0.3 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 73.8 25.0 2.6 67.2 16.4 1.8 20.6 7.5 1.5 20.4 4.7 0.9
Myeloma 41.4 14.7 2.0 39.6 9.5 1.3 14.8 5.4 1.3 16.2 3.7 0.8
Leukemias 45.0 16.0 2.1 44.8 10.9 1.5 21.8 7.6 1.5 20.8 4.9 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.