Cancer Incidence for Lower East Side Neighborhood, Manhattan, 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 489.4 502.4 20.2 498.2 401.9 16.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 21.2 20.3 3.9 9.2 7.2 2.1
Esophagus 6.2 6.6 2.3 2.0 1.3 0.8
Stomach 23.0 23.9 4.4 11.8 9.4 2.4
Colorectal 44.2 45.9 6.1 43.0 33.0 4.5
Colon excluding rectum 33.2 34.5 5.3 30.8 23.2 3.7
Rectum & rectosigmoid 11.0 11.4 3.1 12.2 9.7 2.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 32.8 31.9 4.9 8.8 6.8 2.0
Pancreas 11.2 12.3 3.2 15.2 11.7 2.7
Larynx 7.2 7.0 2.3 2.0 1.7 1.0
Lung and bronchus 57.0 61.9 7.2 52.6 41.1 5.0
Melanoma of the skin 18.8 18.1 3.7 15.0 11.8 2.7
Female breast       134.2 112.1 8.6
Cervix uteri       10.8 9.5 2.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       34.4 27.2 4.1
Ovary       19.2 15.5 3.1
Prostate 101.2 105.4 9.3      
Testis 5.8 4.7 1.8      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 26.6 28.4 4.9 9.2 7.1 2.1
Kidney and renal pelvis 20.6 21.5 4.2 8.6 7.3 2.2
Brain and other nervous system 5.0 5.5 2.3 6.2 4.9 1.7
Thyroid 13.6 12.2 2.9 37.6 32.2 4.7
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.6 3.1 1.5 2.6 2.3 1.4
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 25.0 25.2 4.5 21.4 17.1 3.3
Myeloma 8.4 8.7 2.7 6.2 4.9 1.7
Leukemias 11.6 11.8 3.1 10.8 8.7 2.4

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.