Cancer Incidence for the City of Albany, 2008-2012

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 251.4 612.4 33.9 245.8 449.4 25.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 9.0 20.7 6.0 3.8 6.5 2.9
Esophagus 4.6 10.8 4.4 1.4 2.7 2.0
Stomach 4.4 11.0 4.6 3.2 5.8 2.8
Colorectal 23.0 56.2 10.3 23.2 39.5 7.2
Colon excluding rectum 15.4 38.0 8.5 17.4 29.3 6.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 7.6 18.2 5.8 5.8 10.2 3.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 10.6 24.5 6.6 3.8 7.8 3.5
Pancreas 6.6 16.4 5.6 7.2 11.9 3.9
Larynx 3.2 7.7 3.8 1.2 2.7 2.2
Lung and bronchus 38.4 94.5 13.4 32.6 59.4 9.1
Melanoma of the skin 6.2 15.3 5.4 5.0 8.8 3.4
Female breast       68.0 130.8 13.9
Cervix uteri       2.8 5.5 2.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       16.0 30.4 6.7
Ovary       5.6 10.4 3.9
Prostate 60.0 144.0 16.3      
Testis 4.2 9.5 4.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 16.2 41.1 9.0 5.8 9.3 3.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 9.0 22.8 6.7 5.6 10.5 3.9
Brain and other nervous system 4.0 9.9 4.3 3.2 5.4 2.6
Thyroid 2.8 6.5 3.4 12.6 25.7 6.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 1.8 4.4 2.9 1.2 2.3 1.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 11.8 28.7 7.3 9.2 17.1 4.9
Myeloma 4.8 11.7 4.7 4.2 7.5 3.2
Leukemias 7.4 19.0 6.1 4.4 7.8 3.3

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2014.
  • 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.