Cancer Incidence for East 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 240.2 556.3 31.8 248.0 388.4 21.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 7.4 17.5 5.7 4.0 6.4 2.8
Esophagus 3.8 9.1 4.2 1.2 1.8 1.4
Stomach 5.8 14.2 5.2 6.6 10.2 3.5
Colorectal 23.2 54.5 10.0 22.2 33.9 6.4
Colon excluding rectum 17.4 41.4 8.8 17.2 26.3 5.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 5.8 13.2 4.8 5.0 7.6 3.0
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 12.2 27.3 6.9 4.8 7.5 3.0
Pancreas 6.8 16.0 5.4 9.4 14.1 4.1
Larynx 4.0 9.4 4.1 1.2 2.0 1.6
Lung and bronchus 34.0 81.3 12.3 29.2 45.0 7.4
Melanoma of the skin 1.6 3.3 2.4 1.4 2.3 1.7
Female breast       73.6 117.8 12.2
Cervix uteri       5.2 8.6 3.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       18.0 28.1 5.9
Ovary       6.2 9.5 3.4
Prostate 67.8 161.3 17.2      
Testis 1.8 2.8 1.8      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 8.6 21.0 6.3 2.2 3.3 2.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 9.0 20.8 6.1 7.4 11.9 3.9
Brain and other nervous system 2.4 4.5 2.6 1.2 1.9 1.6
Thyroid 2.2 5.2 3.1 9.0 14.8 4.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.4 5.6 2.7 2.0 3.1 2.0
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 9.8 21.5 6.1 7.6 12.6 4.0
Myeloma 5.0 11.9 4.7 4.2 6.1 2.6
Leukemias 7.2 15.6 5.2 4.8 7.2 3.0

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.