Cancer Incidence for Bronx Park and Fordham Neighborhood, Bronx, 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 464.8 554.0 23.6 458.8 386.4 16.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 16.0 18.2 4.2 7.8 6.6 2.1
Esophagus 6.6 7.9 2.8 2.6 2.1 1.2
Stomach 12.8 15.9 4.1 12.4 10.3 2.6
Colorectal 40.2 49.5 7.2 41.6 35.6 5.0
Colon excluding rectum 28.4 35.1 6.0 28.2 24.1 4.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 11.8 14.5 3.9 13.4 11.5 2.8
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 25.0 28.3 5.2 8.4 7.2 2.2
Pancreas 10.0 12.0 3.5 14.2 12.4 2.9
Larynx 8.2 9.5 3.0 1.8 1.5 1.0
Lung and bronchus 51.0 66.6 8.5 46.4 40.2 5.3
Melanoma of the skin 3.4 4.3 2.1 2.8 2.2 1.2
Female breast       129.8 109.7 8.6
Cervix uteri       14.0 11.5 2.7
Corpus uterus and NOS       34.2 29.0 4.4
Ovary       10.6 8.6 2.4
Prostate 143.4 169.5 12.9      
Testis 6.2 5.0 1.8      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 17.0 23.0 5.0 5.8 4.8 1.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 18.8 22.0 4.7 11.0 9.2 2.5
Brain and other nervous system 4.8 5.2 2.2 4.0 3.2 1.4
Thyroid 7.2 7.8 2.7 24.6 19.6 3.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.2 3.7 1.6 3.6 2.7 1.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 25.0 26.4 4.8 20.4 17.2 3.4
Myeloma 8.8 11.4 3.5 9.6 8.2 2.3
Leukemias 15.6 18.8 4.4 12.6 10.6 2.7

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.