Estimated Cancer Prevalence by Cancer Site and Gender, New York City, 2010

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Diagnosed in Last 5 Years Ever Diagnosed
Males Females Males Females
All Sites 58,600 59,100 150,400 183,700
Oral Cavity and Pharynx 1,500 900 3,800 2,700
Esophagus 400 100 600 200
Stomach 800 600 1,500 1,300
Colon and Rectum 5,000 5,500 13,400 15,600
Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Duct 700 300 1,000 400
Pancreas 400 400 500 600
Larynx 600 200 1,600 600
Lung and Bronchus 2,600 3,200 4,500 5,600
Melanoma of the Skin 2,600 2,400 7,700 8,700
Breast   20,700   67,800
Cervix Uteri   1,500   9,400
Corpus and Uterus, NOS   4,800   16,100
Ovary   1,500   4,700
Prostate 27,700   70,500  
Testis 800   3,700  
Urinary Bladder 3,500 1,400 9,600 4,100
Kidney and Renal Pelvis 2,200 1,700 5,100 4,000
Brain and Other Nervous System 600 600 2,000 1,900
Thyroid 1,000 4,500 3,200 14,200
Hodgkin Lymphoma 600 500 2,300 2,200
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma 2,500 2,500 6,400 6,500
Myeloma 900 1,000 1,400 1,500
Leukemia 1,500 1,200 3,800 3,300

Notes

  • Estimated number of residents alive as of January 1, 2010, diagnosed with cancer within the last 5 years or anytime in the past, respectively.
  • Numbers are rounded to the nearest 100.