Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Blacks, Bronx County, 2010-2014

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Incidence Mortality
Males Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 1223.4 528.2 14.1 1270.8 374.8 9.4 364.6 180.5 8.9 405.2 122.2 5.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 33.0 13.1 2.1 13.4 3.8 0.9 8.0 3.6 1.2 2.4 0.7 0.4
Esophagus 16.6 7.6 1.7 7.4 2.1 0.7 12.2 5.8 1.6 4.8 1.4 0.6
Stomach 30.0 14.3 2.4 30.4 9.2 1.5 12.8 6.9 1.8 11.8 3.7 1.0
Colorectal 100.8 46.2 4.3 122.4 36.5 2.9 35.4 16.9 2.7 44.2 13.4 1.8
Colon excluding rectum 70.2 33.7 3.8 91.8 27.5 2.6 27.8 13.3 2.4 38.8 11.8 1.7
Rectum & rectosigmoid 30.6 12.5 2.1 30.6 8.9 1.4 7.6 3.5 1.2 5.4 1.6 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 64.0 25.5 3.0 26.0 7.6 1.3 32.8 14.0 2.3 15.0 4.6 1.1
Pancreas 34.8 15.5 2.5 44.2 13.5 1.8 23.6 11.1 2.1 30.2 9.4 1.5
Larynx 14.4 6.1 1.5 6.6 1.9 0.7 7.8 3.4 1.1 2.2 0.6 0.4
Lung and bronchus 129.0 60.3 4.9 135.2 40.5 3.1 86.0 40.4 4.1 74.4 22.5 2.3
Melanoma of the skin 2.0 0.9 0.6 2.8 0.9 0.5 0.6 0.3 0.4 1.0 0.3 0.3
Female breast       356.8 104.4 4.9       73.4 21.7 2.3
Cervix uteri       29.0 8.3 1.4       11.4 3.3 0.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       102.0 29.5 2.6       29.0 9.0 1.5
Ovary       28.4 8.4 1.4       14.6 4.4 1.0
Prostate 458.0 192.8 8.4       53.6 34.6 4.3      
Testis 5.0 1.7 0.7       0.4 0.1 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 32.2 16.0 2.6 18.2 5.6 1.2 8.0 4.6 1.5 5.2 1.6 0.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 57.2 23.7 2.9 38.4 11.5 1.6 7.6 3.8 1.3 5.8 1.7 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 11.4 4.5 1.2 10.8 3.2 0.9 4.6 2.1 0.9 5.2 1.5 0.6
Thyroid 9.4 3.8 1.1 60.2 17.2 2.0 0.2 0.1 0.2 1.4 0.5 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 9.0 3.1 1.0 11.0 3.1 0.8 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.6 0.2 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 52.0 20.9 2.7 44.0 12.7 1.7 11.2 5.2 1.5 11.2 3.3 0.9
Myeloma 37.6 17.3 2.6 37.2 11.4 1.7 9.2 4.5 1.4 10.4 3.1 0.9
Leukemias 30.0 12.1 2.1 30.2 9.0 1.5 13.6 6.2 1.6 9.8 3.1 0.9

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2016.
  • 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 or deaths per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.
  • NYSCR mortality statistics might differ slightly from official mortality statistics due to the availability of additional demographic information.