Cancer Incidence for the City of Yonkers, 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 528.4 527.4 20.1 546.0 418.5 15.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 14.2 13.9 3.2 6.6 5.1 1.7
Esophagus 7.2 7.1 2.3 3.2 2.2 1.1
Stomach 12.6 12.6 3.1 9.2 6.9 2.0
Colorectal 48.6 49.0 6.2 48.2 34.9 4.4
Colon excluding rectum 34.6 35.1 5.2 36.4 25.9 3.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 14.0 13.9 3.3 11.8 9.0 2.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 16.8 15.9 3.4 7.2 5.1 1.7
Pancreas 15.6 15.8 3.5 20.6 14.4 2.8
Larynx 7.6 7.5 2.4 2.2 1.5 0.9
Lung and bronchus 66.8 67.1 7.2 71.0 51.6 5.4
Melanoma of the skin 12.8 13.0 3.2 14.2 11.0 2.6
Female breast       150.6 119.8 8.6
Cervix uteri       10.2 9.2 2.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       32.4 25.0 3.8
Ovary       15.4 12.0 2.7
Prostate 139.4 136.4 10.1      
Testis 4.8 5.2 2.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 36.4 36.5 5.3 12.2 8.7 2.2
Kidney and renal pelvis 23.8 23.8 4.3 13.2 9.7 2.3
Brain and other nervous system 7.6 7.6 2.4 4.8 3.7 1.5
Thyroid 7.0 7.0 2.3 25.6 23.2 4.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.2 2.3 1.4 3.2 3.0 1.5
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 25.2 25.5 4.5 24.0 18.2 3.3
Myeloma 11.0 11.1 2.9 7.6 5.5 1.7
Leukemias 20.0 20.2 4.0 17.6 13.3 2.8

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.