Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Blacks, New York City, 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 5314.0 549.2 6.9 5599.2 386.0 4.6 1590.2 186.2 4.3 1902.6 131.6 2.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 132.2 12.8 1.0 71.6 4.9 0.5 36.2 3.8 0.6 21.0 1.4 0.3
Esophagus 58.8 6.5 0.8 30.8 2.1 0.3 38.4 4.2 0.6 21.4 1.5 0.3
Stomach 138.4 15.8 1.2 128.0 8.9 0.7 64.4 7.7 0.9 57.6 4.1 0.5
Colorectal 471.8 51.5 2.2 547.2 37.8 1.4 169.2 19.5 1.4 197.0 13.6 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 334.4 37.3 1.9 413.0 28.7 1.3 137.6 16.1 1.3 169.8 11.7 0.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 137.4 14.1 1.1 134.2 9.1 0.7 31.6 3.5 0.6 27.2 1.9 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 198.6 18.9 1.2 94.4 6.4 0.6 108.8 10.9 1.0 60.0 4.1 0.5
Pancreas 145.6 15.6 1.2 194.6 13.5 0.9 101.8 11.3 1.0 142.0 10.0 0.7
Larynx 61.0 6.2 0.7 21.2 1.4 0.3 24.6 2.7 0.5 8.0 0.5 0.2
Lung and bronchus 536.6 59.2 2.4 554.0 38.1 1.4 369.0 41.8 2.0 343.6 23.7 1.1
Melanoma of the skin 9.8 1.0 0.3 14.0 1.0 0.2 3.4 0.4 0.2 4.6 0.3 0.1
Female breast       1650.4 113.6 2.5       346.6 23.9 1.1
Cervix uteri       154.6 11.0 0.8       56.8 3.9 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       483.8 32.1 1.3       137.8 9.4 0.7
Ovary       143.2 9.9 0.7       85.2 5.9 0.6
Prostate 2160.4 215.4 4.2       274.4 38.5 2.1      
Testis 19.8 1.8 0.4       1.2 0.1 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 148.6 17.5 1.3 79.8 5.6 0.6 35.2 4.6 0.7 28.0 2.0 0.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 204.0 20.2 1.3 133.6 9.3 0.7 28.2 3.2 0.6 19.4 1.3 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 51.4 5.0 0.6 44.2 3.2 0.4 21.4 2.2 0.4 21.8 1.5 0.3
Thyroid 39.8 3.9 0.6 229.2 15.8 0.9 3.6 0.4 0.2 8.4 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 42.8 3.8 0.5 37.2 2.7 0.4 3.6 0.4 0.2 3.0 0.2 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 195.8 19.6 1.3 192.0 13.2 0.8 46.4 5.1 0.7 44.6 3.1 0.4
Myeloma 153.4 16.7 1.2 166.8 11.5 0.8 48.0 5.5 0.7 50.0 3.5 0.4
Leukemias 123.0 12.7 1.1 121.2 8.6 0.7 52.6 5.9 0.8 46.8 3.3 0.4

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.