Cancer Incidence for the City of Buffalo, 2007-2011

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 752.4 634.4 20.3 716.6 447.0 14.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 30.6 25.0 4.0 12.0 7.6 1.9
Esophagus 14.0 11.6 2.7 3.8 2.2 1.0
Stomach 13.4 11.3 2.7 8.2 4.6 1.4
Colorectal 61.8 51.8 5.8 68.8 41.1 4.3
Colon excluding rectum 40.0 33.2 4.6 51.2 30.4 3.7
Rectum & rectosigmoid 21.8 18.6 3.5 17.6 10.7 2.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 23.8 18.9 3.4 6.6 3.9 1.3
Pancreas 19.4 17.3 3.4 21.4 12.4 2.3
Larynx 12.0 9.7 2.5 4.2 2.7 1.2
Lung and bronchus 118.0 101.2 8.2 115.6 71.0 5.8
Melanoma of the skin 19.6 16.1 3.2 10.6 6.7 1.8
Female breast       189.6 121.9 7.8
Cervix uteri       13.4 9.3 2.2
Corpus uterus and NOS       42.2 27.0 3.6
Ovary       16.6 10.6 2.3
Prostate 211.0 177.0 10.7      
Testis 5.4 4.2 1.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 47.6 42.0 5.3 20.2 12.2 2.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 30.6 25.2 4.0 18.4 11.1 2.3
Brain and other nervous system 8.4 6.8 2.1 8.2 5.3 1.6
Thyroid 5.8 4.8 1.7 24.4 17.1 3.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.4 4.3 1.6 3.2 2.2 1.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 27.4 23.3 3.9 22.0 13.8 2.6
Myeloma 11.4 9.6 2.5 12.6 7.6 1.9
Leukemias 21.8 18.7 3.5 17.4 10.6 2.2

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2013.
  • 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.