Cancer Incidence for the City of Albany, 2009-2013

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 252.8 612.7 33.8 249.2 461.7 25.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 8.8 20.2 6.0 4.4 8.3 3.5
Esophagus 5.2 11.7 4.5 1.0 2.0 1.8
Stomach 4.6 11.7 4.8 3.6 6.8 3.1
Colorectal 22.8 56.2 10.3 20.0 34.3 6.7
Colon excluding rectum 15.2 38.0 8.5 15.0 25.5 5.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 7.6 18.2 5.8 5.0 8.8 3.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 10.8 24.3 6.5 3.0 5.9 3.0
Pancreas 8.2 20.2 6.2 6.4 11.1 3.8
Larynx 3.2 7.9 3.9 1.0 2.2 1.9
Lung and bronchus 37.4 90.7 13.0 33.2 62.2 9.5
Melanoma of the skin 8.0 20.2 6.3 5.8 9.8 3.6
Female breast       72.8 141.1 14.5
Cervix uteri       3.4 6.5 3.1
Corpus uterus and NOS       16.2 30.7 6.7
Ovary       6.2 11.7 4.1
Prostate 56.8 134.3 15.6      
Testis 3.8 8.6 3.9      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 17.4 45.3 9.5 6.0 9.9 3.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 9.0 22.3 6.5 5.6 10.7 4.0
Brain and other nervous system 3.6 8.3 3.8 2.8 4.9 2.6
Thyroid 2.6 5.8 3.2 10.8 21.7 5.8
Hodgkin lymphoma 1.4 3.4 2.5 1.0 1.8 1.6
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 13.6 32.7 7.8 8.2 15.2 4.7
Myeloma 4.2 10.0 4.3 4.6 8.4 3.4
Leukemias 7.8 20.3 6.4 5.4 10.0 3.8

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2015.
  • 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 per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.