Cancer Incidence for High Bridge and Morrisania 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 410.2 664.7 31.1 401.0 426.0 18.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 14.2 22.6 5.7 6.0 6.4 2.3
Esophagus 4.2 8.1 3.7 2.6 2.9 1.6
Stomach 8.2 14.7 4.9 9.0 10.4 3.1
Colorectal 37.0 63.3 9.9 36.6 40.6 6.0
Colon excluding rectum 26.2 46.5 8.6 27.4 30.7 5.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 10.8 16.9 4.8 9.2 9.9 2.9
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 26.6 39.7 7.3 13.0 13.6 3.3
Pancreas 9.0 16.0 5.1 11.6 13.1 3.4
Larynx 6.6 10.3 3.8 3.6 3.5 1.6
Lung and bronchus 49.2 84.5 11.4 41.4 45.8 6.3
Melanoma of the skin 0.6 0.6 0.7 1.6 1.7 1.2
Female breast       107.0 112.4 9.6
Cervix uteri       14.6 14.5 3.3
Corpus uterus and NOS       28.8 29.5 4.9
Ovary       11.6 12.3 3.2
Prostate 136.6 224.7 18.0      
Testis 2.4 2.7 1.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 9.8 19.0 5.7 6.2 7.5 2.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 16.6 24.7 5.7 9.6 10.2 2.9
Brain and other nervous system 5.2 7.5 3.2 4.4 4.3 1.8
Thyroid 3.6 4.6 2.2 15.8 15.6 3.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.4 4.1 2.2 5.2 4.6 1.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 21.0 30.4 6.3 17.8 18.9 4.0
Myeloma 9.8 17.0 5.2 11.2 12.1 3.2
Leukemias 11.2 16.1 4.6 9.8 10.5 3.0

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.