Estimated Cancer Prevalence by Cancer Site and Gender, New York City, 2013

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Diagnosed in Last 5 Years Ever Diagnosed
Males Females Males Females
All Sites 59,800 62,000 163,900 194,500
Oral Cavity and Pharynx 1,600 800 4,100 2,600
Esophagus 400 100 600 200
Stomach 800 600 1,600 1,400
Colon and Rectum 4,900 5,100 13,800 15,500
Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Duct 900 300 1,200 500
Pancreas 500 500 600 700
Larynx 600 200 1,600 600
Lung and Bronchus 2,700 3,500 4,600 6,100
Melanoma of the Skin 2,700 2,500 8,500 9,600
Breast   21,600   71,100
Cervix Uteri   1,400   8,200
Corpus and Uterus, NOS   5,100   15,900
Ovary   1,600   4,900
Prostate 27,500   78,000  
Testis 900   4,400  
Urinary Bladder 3,700 1,300 10,300 4,100
Kidney and Renal Pelvis 2,500 1,600 5,800 4,300
Brain and Other Nervous System 700 500 2,200 1,900
Thyroid 1,200 6,500 3,700 20,000
Hodgkin Lymphoma 600 500 2,900 2,400
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma 2,800 2,700 7,200 7,300
Myeloma 1,100 1,200 1,800 1,900
Leukemia 1,700 1,400 4,500 3,900

Notes

  • Estimated number of residents alive as of January 1, 2013, diagnosed with cancer within the last 5 years or anytime in the past, respectively.
  • Numbers are rounded to the nearest 100.