Cancer Incidence for the City of Buffalo, 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 730.4 620.5 20.1 713.0 459.7 15.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 32.6 26.9 4.1 10.4 6.7 1.8
Esophagus 13.6 11.0 2.6 2.4 1.4 0.8
Stomach 12.8 10.9 2.7 10.0 6.2 1.7
Colorectal 62.0 52.5 5.8 62.4 39.0 4.3
Colon excluding rectum 38.4 32.4 4.6 47.2 29.4 3.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 23.6 20.1 3.6 15.2 9.7 2.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 22.8 17.9 3.3 5.2 3.1 1.2
Pancreas 18.6 16.5 3.4 22.2 13.5 2.5
Larynx 10.6 8.8 2.4 2.6 1.7 0.9
Lung and bronchus 119.4 104.5 8.4 120.0 77.2 6.2
Melanoma of the skin 19.2 16.2 3.2 15.4 10.2 2.3
Female breast       186.2 122.5 7.9
Cervix uteri       14.6 10.3 2.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       44.2 29.0 3.8
Ovary       17.0 11.2 2.4
Prostate 193.2 161.1 10.2      
Testis 5.4 4.4 1.7      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 43.8 38.9 5.2 20.2 12.2 2.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 33.0 27.8 4.2 21.8 13.8 2.6
Brain and other nervous system 8.8 7.1 2.1 5.8 4.1 1.5
Thyroid 7.2 6.2 2.0 27.6 19.6 3.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.4 4.3 1.6 3.2 2.4 1.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 26.4 22.7 3.9 20.0 12.9 2.5
Myeloma 14.2 12.1 2.8 11.6 7.3 1.9
Leukemias 20.4 17.8 3.5 18.4 11.5 2.3

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.