Cancer Incidence for the City of Yonkers, 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 529.8 523.9 20.0 558.8 426.7 15.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 16.0 15.5 3.4 7.0 5.4 1.8
Esophagus 5.8 5.8 2.1 3.2 2.1 1.0
Stomach 13.4 13.4 3.2 10.2 7.4 2.0
Colorectal 51.4 51.2 6.3 45.4 32.8 4.3
Colon excluding rectum 36.2 36.5 5.3 34.4 24.5 3.7
Rectum & rectosigmoid 15.2 14.7 3.3 11.0 8.3 2.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 16.4 15.5 3.4 8.8 6.2 1.8
Pancreas 15.6 15.4 3.4 18.4 12.8 2.6
Larynx 7.2 7.2 2.4 2.0 1.4 0.9
Lung and bronchus 65.8 65.5 7.1 72.2 51.3 5.3
Melanoma of the skin 15.4 15.4 3.4 15.2 11.8 2.7
Female breast       150.4 119.4 8.5
Cervix uteri       9.6 8.7 2.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       37.8 29.2 4.2
Ovary       15.2 11.9 2.7
Prostate 130.4 125.0 9.6      
Testis 3.8 4.1 1.8      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 34.4 34.2 5.1 13.6 9.7 2.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 25.0 24.9 4.4 12.2 9.2 2.3
Brain and other nervous system 7.8 7.9 2.5 5.4 4.1 1.5
Thyroid 6.8 6.9 2.3 29.0 26.4 4.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.0 2.1 1.3 4.2 4.1 1.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 26.2 26.5 4.5 23.0 17.3 3.2
Myeloma 11.8 12.0 3.1 8.8 6.2 1.8
Leukemias 23.0 23.1 4.2 17.2 12.9 2.7

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.