Estimated Cancer Prevalence by Cancer Site and Gender, New York State, 2011

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Diagnosed in Last 5 Years Ever Diagnosed
Males Females Males Females
All Sites 162,600 159,600 433,000 515,300
Oral Cavity and Pharynx 4,400 2,300 11,100 7,000
Esophagus 1,200 300 1,900 600
Stomach 1,800 1,400 3,700 2,900
Colon and Rectum 13,400 13,600 37,800 41,000
Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Duct 1,900 700 2,500 1,000
Pancreas 1,100 1,200 1,400 1,600
Larynx 1,600 500 4,700 1,600
Lung and Bronchus 7,400 9,100 12,600 16,200
Melanoma of the Skin 8,800 7,800 27,500 29,400
Breast   56,200   191,600
Cervix Uteri   3,300   20,600
Corpus and Uterus, NOS   12,800   44,500
Ovary   4,000   13,100
Prostate 74,100   194,400  
Testis 2,000   10,800  
Urinary Bladder 10,900 3,900 30,600 11,900
Kidney and Renal Pelvis 6,800 4,400 15,900 11,000
Brain and Other Nervous System 1,700 1,500 5,300 5,200
Thyroid 3,500 12,800 11,200 41,500
Hodgkin Lymphoma 1,500 1,100 6,500 5,800
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma 7,400 7,100 18,900 18,900
Myeloma 2,400 2,200 3,700 3,500
Leukemia 4,700 3,600 12,100 9,600

Notes

  • Estimated number of residents alive as of January 1, 2011, diagnosed with cancer within the last 5 years or anytime in the past, respectively.
  • Numbers are rounded to the nearest 100.