Cancer Incidence for Southeast 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 703.2 547.5 18.4 727.2 401.9 13.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 19.8 14.9 3.0 10.2 5.5 1.5
Esophagus 7.4 5.6 1.8 4.0 2.0 0.9
Stomach 17.2 14.1 3.0 14.2 7.6 1.8
Colorectal 66.6 52.8 5.8 73.2 39.7 4.1
Colon excluding rectum 46.2 37.1 4.9 53.2 29.0 3.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 20.4 15.7 3.1 20.0 10.7 2.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 37.4 27.5 4.0 11.2 6.2 1.6
Pancreas 20.2 17.1 3.4 27.0 14.3 2.4
Larynx 9.0 7.2 2.1 3.8 2.1 1.0
Lung and bronchus 90.0 72.4 6.8 85.4 46.1 4.4
Melanoma of the skin 10.2 8.0 2.2 8.0 4.4 1.4
Female breast       188.4 105.2 6.8
Cervix uteri       15.0 8.9 2.0
Corpus uterus and NOS       58.2 31.8 3.7
Ovary       22.2 12.5 2.4
Prostate 206.0 155.1 9.6      
Testis 7.8 5.6 1.8      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 36.2 31.0 4.6 11.0 5.8 1.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 27.4 21.0 3.6 19.6 11.1 2.2
Brain and other nervous system 8.0 5.9 1.9 7.0 4.0 1.4
Thyroid 9.4 7.1 2.1 32.2 19.1 3.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.8 4.2 1.6 5.0 3.0 1.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 33.2 25.6 4.0 28.4 15.6 2.6
Myeloma 16.0 12.8 2.9 15.0 8.0 1.8
Leukemias 17.4 13.8 2.9 20.8 11.5 2.2

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.