Cancer Incidence for Central Harlem Neighborhood, Manhattan, 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 362.0 582.3 27.2 389.8 426.0 19.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.8 16.8 4.5 6.8 7.4 2.5
Esophagus 4.4 6.9 2.9 2.4 2.6 1.5
Stomach 10.4 18.1 5.0 8.2 8.6 2.7
Colorectal 31.8 52.2 8.2 41.4 43.9 6.1
Colon excluding rectum 20.6 35.3 6.9 31.0 32.4 5.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 11.2 16.9 4.5 10.4 11.5 3.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 17.2 26.4 5.6 7.4 8.1 2.6
Pancreas 10.6 16.9 4.6 13.8 14.6 3.5
Larynx 4.6 7.2 3.0 2.6 2.8 1.6
Lung and bronchus 49.4 82.6 10.4 48.8 53.5 6.8
Melanoma of the skin 3.0 4.7 2.4 3.4 3.6 1.7
Female breast       116.8 129.2 10.6
Cervix uteri       8.6 9.8 2.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       26.4 29.1 5.0
Ovary       8.8 9.8 2.9
Prostate 125.2 203.0 16.1      
Testis 2.8 3.3 1.8      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 11.4 18.8 5.0 5.6 5.8 2.2
Kidney and renal pelvis 9.4 15.0 4.4 6.2 6.9 2.5
Brain and other nervous system 2.6 3.7 2.1 3.8 4.3 2.0
Thyroid 3.4 4.6 2.2 15.0 16.6 3.8
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.2 4.0 2.0 3.0 3.2 1.6
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 15.0 22.8 5.2 11.8 13.1 3.4
Myeloma 8.2 13.8 4.3 9.0 9.9 2.9
Leukemias 9.2 14.4 4.2 8.4 9.4 2.9

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.