Cancer Incidence for the City of Buffalo, 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 747.0 631.8 20.3 716.4 454.6 14.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 31.4 26.0 4.1 10.2 6.5 1.8
Esophagus 13.8 11.3 2.7 2.6 1.5 0.8
Stomach 12.0 10.2 2.6 9.0 5.3 1.5
Colorectal 64.6 53.9 5.9 66.8 40.5 4.3
Colon excluding rectum 41.6 34.4 4.7 50.8 30.5 3.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 23.0 19.5 3.6 16.0 10.1 2.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 23.4 18.5 3.4 5.2 3.1 1.2
Pancreas 19.0 17.0 3.4 21.8 13.1 2.5
Larynx 12.0 9.8 2.5 3.4 2.3 1.1
Lung and bronchus 118.8 103.0 8.3 116.4 72.9 5.9
Melanoma of the skin 20.4 16.9 3.3 12.4 8.1 2.0
Female breast       187.0 121.7 7.8
Cervix uteri       14.2 10.1 2.3
Corpus uterus and NOS       45.0 29.3 3.8
Ovary       17.8 11.5 2.4
Prostate 202.8 170.2 10.5      
Testis 6.2 4.9 1.7      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 46.2 40.9 5.3 19.2 11.8 2.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 32.6 27.2 4.2 20.2 12.5 2.4
Brain and other nervous system 8.4 6.8 2.1 7.8 5.2 1.6
Thyroid 6.2 5.3 1.9 26.4 18.7 3.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.4 4.3 1.6 3.2 2.3 1.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 27.8 23.7 3.9 21.2 13.5 2.6
Myeloma 12.2 10.1 2.5 12.8 7.7 1.9
Leukemias 21.4 18.2 3.4 18.4 11.5 2.3

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.