Cancer Incidence for Lower East Side 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 507.0 517.6 20.4 495.2 395.2 15.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 21.8 20.9 4.0 9.6 7.6 2.2
Esophagus 5.8 6.1 2.2 1.8 1.1 0.8
Stomach 23.8 24.4 4.4 11.2 8.9 2.4
Colorectal 44.6 46.6 6.2 43.2 32.8 4.4
Colon excluding rectum 33.6 35.0 5.3 29.8 22.3 3.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 11.0 11.6 3.1 13.4 10.6 2.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 35.2 33.9 5.1 10.0 7.7 2.2
Pancreas 11.0 11.9 3.2 15.0 11.0 2.5
Larynx 6.6 6.5 2.2 1.8 1.5 1.0
Lung and bronchus 58.6 63.2 7.3 55.0 43.0 5.1
Melanoma of the skin 17.4 16.6 3.5 12.8 10.1 2.5
Female breast       134.2 110.5 8.5
Cervix uteri       10.0 8.5 2.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       32.4 25.7 4.0
Ovary       19.0 15.3 3.1
Prostate 108.4 113.7 9.7      
Testis 7.8 6.5 2.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 29.8 31.3 5.1 8.6 6.5 2.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 19.8 20.6 4.1 8.4 6.9 2.1
Brain and other nervous system 6.0 6.7 2.5 6.0 4.9 1.8
Thyroid 13.6 12.2 2.9 35.8 30.0 4.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.2 2.8 1.4 2.8 2.3 1.4
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 24.8 24.7 4.4 21.6 16.8 3.2
Myeloma 8.0 8.1 2.5 5.8 4.5 1.7
Leukemias 12.6 12.5 3.1 10.6 8.6 2.4

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.