Cancer Incidence for Northeast Bronx 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 480.0 539.8 21.8 543.0 410.7 15.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.2 11.3 3.1 5.8 4.2 1.6
Esophagus 9.0 10.0 3.0 3.2 2.1 1.1
Stomach 11.2 12.8 3.4 13.2 9.2 2.3
Colorectal 48.6 55.8 7.1 58.4 41.9 4.9
Colon excluding rectum 34.2 39.5 6.0 42.6 30.3 4.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 14.4 16.3 3.8 15.8 11.5 2.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 17.6 19.3 4.1 6.6 4.8 1.7
Pancreas 13.0 14.5 3.6 18.2 12.8 2.7
Larynx 6.0 6.8 2.4 1.6 1.0 0.7
Lung and bronchus 48.4 55.1 7.0 51.2 36.4 4.6
Melanoma of the skin 4.2 5.2 2.2 4.2 3.1 1.4
Female breast       157.2 122.5 8.7
Cervix uteri       9.8 8.5 2.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       46.8 34.6 4.5
Ovary       16.8 13.3 2.9
Prostate 183.0 200.1 13.1      
Testis 2.0 2.4 1.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 17.0 19.9 4.3 8.6 6.1 1.9
Kidney and renal pelvis 18.2 21.3 4.4 13.6 9.7 2.4
Brain and other nervous system 5.8 6.7 2.5 5.4 4.4 1.7
Thyroid 4.6 5.1 2.1 23.8 20.6 3.8
Hodgkin lymphoma 1.8 1.9 1.2 4.8 4.5 1.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 17.8 20.3 4.3 18.0 13.7 2.9
Myeloma 12.8 14.6 3.6 13.0 9.3 2.3
Leukemias 13.2 15.4 3.8 12.4 9.4 2.5

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.