Cancer Incidence for Bronx Park and Fordham Neighborhood, Bronx, 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 459.0 552.5 23.6 446.4 378.4 15.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 16.4 19.4 4.4 7.2 6.0 2.0
Esophagus 5.8 7.5 2.8 2.6 2.1 1.1
Stomach 11.8 14.8 4.0 12.8 10.6 2.7
Colorectal 42.6 52.3 7.3 42.8 36.9 5.0
Colon excluding rectum 28.0 34.2 5.9 29.0 25.0 4.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 14.6 18.1 4.3 13.8 11.8 2.8
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 22.4 25.6 4.9 8.6 7.5 2.3
Pancreas 9.2 11.0 3.3 13.2 11.3 2.8
Larynx 7.6 9.3 3.1 1.8 1.5 1.0
Lung and bronchus 47.0 61.4 8.2 47.0 41.4 5.4
Melanoma of the skin 2.8 3.7 2.0 2.6 2.0 1.1
Female breast       119.6 101.8 8.3
Cervix uteri       13.4 11.1 2.7
Corpus uterus and NOS       33.8 28.8 4.4
Ovary       10.2 8.2 2.3
Prostate 149.2 179.8 13.4      
Testis 6.4 5.2 1.8      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 16.4 22.4 5.0 5.2 4.3 1.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 18.4 21.9 4.7 11.4 9.7 2.5
Brain and other nervous system 4.6 5.4 2.4 4.2 3.4 1.5
Thyroid 7.6 8.4 2.8 23.4 18.8 3.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.8 3.4 1.6 2.8 2.2 1.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 24.0 25.1 4.7 20.2 17.0 3.4
Myeloma 8.4 10.7 3.4 10.2 8.7 2.4
Leukemias 12.6 14.5 3.8 12.0 10.0 2.6

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.