Cancer Incidence for Northeast Bronx Neighborhood, Bronx, 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 487.0 550.0 22.0 524.6 398.0 15.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.0 11.1 3.1 6.6 4.9 1.7
Esophagus 8.8 9.9 3.0 2.8 2.0 1.1
Stomach 11.6 13.3 3.5 13.0 9.3 2.3
Colorectal 47.0 54.7 7.0 59.8 43.1 5.0
Colon excluding rectum 33.6 39.1 6.0 43.8 31.3 4.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 13.4 15.6 3.8 16.0 11.7 2.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 18.0 19.9 4.2 6.2 4.4 1.6
Pancreas 14.4 16.0 3.7 18.6 13.1 2.7
Larynx 6.0 6.8 2.5 1.8 1.2 0.8
Lung and bronchus 52.4 60.3 7.4 47.8 34.5 4.5
Melanoma of the skin 4.6 5.5 2.3 3.4 2.6 1.3
Female breast       152.8 118.5 8.6
Cervix uteri       12.8 11.2 2.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       45.2 34.0 4.5
Ovary       16.6 13.3 2.9
Prostate 193.6 212.9 13.5      
Testis 2.0 2.4 1.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 16.8 19.8 4.3 8.0 5.8 1.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 17.4 20.2 4.3 11.8 8.5 2.2
Brain and other nervous system 5.0 5.8 2.3 5.0 3.9 1.6
Thyroid 3.8 4.1 1.9 20.2 17.6 3.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.2 2.3 1.4 3.8 3.4 1.6
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 17.0 19.4 4.2 18.0 13.7 2.9
Myeloma 12.0 14.0 3.6 11.6 8.5 2.2
Leukemias 11.4 13.1 3.4 11.6 8.6 2.3

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.