Estimated Cancer Prevalence by Cancer Site and Gender, New York State, 2012

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Diagnosed in Last 5 Years Ever Diagnosed
Males Females Males Females
All Sites 165,000 161,900 448,200 525,900
Oral Cavity and Pharynx 4,500 2,300 11,300 7,200
Esophagus 1,100 400 1,800 600
Stomach 1,900 1,400 3,900 3,000
Colon and Rectum 13,500 13,600 38,400 41,600
Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Duct 2,000 700 2,600 1,100
Pancreas 1,200 1,200 1,600 1,700
Larynx 1,600 500 4,600 1,500
Lung and Bronchus 7,500 9,300 12,900 16,600
Melanoma of the Skin 8,900 7,900 28,400 30,300
Breast   56,300   192,700
Cervix Uteri   3,100   19,700
Corpus and Uterus, NOS   13,100   44,700
Ovary   4,200   13,500
Prostate 74,000   200,800  
Testis 2,300   12,800  
Urinary Bladder 11,200 4,000 31,700 12,300
Kidney and Renal Pelvis 7,000 4,600 16,600 11,800
Brain and Other Nervous System 1,700 1,500 5,400 5,000
Thyroid 3,600 13,700 11,600 44,300
Hodgkin Lymphoma 1,400 1,100 6,200 5,800
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma 7,600 7,100 19,900 19,500
Myeloma 2,600 2,300 4,200 3,700
Leukemia 5,000 3,800 12,900 10,500

Notes

  • Estimated number of residents alive as of January 1, 2012, diagnosed with cancer within the last 5 years or anytime in the past, respectively.
  • Numbers are rounded to the nearest 100.