Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Blacks, Westchester 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 371.8 580.6 27.5 344.8 366.7 17.5 117.4 209.9 17.8 122.0 129.5 10.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 8.0 12.1 3.9 2.6 2.8 1.5 1.4 2.3 1.8 1.2 1.3 1.0
Esophagus 6.0 9.4 3.5 3.2 3.4 1.7 4.8 7.7 3.2 3.8 4.2 1.9
Stomach 9.4 16.9 5.1 9.4 10.0 2.9 6.0 11.3 4.2 4.0 4.4 2.0
Colorectal 33.2 54.4 8.6 32.0 33.3 5.2 12.6 21.3 5.5 10.8 11.7 3.2
Colon excluding rectum 24.2 40.2 7.5 23.4 24.2 4.4 11.6 19.5 5.3 9.8 10.7 3.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 9.0 14.2 4.3 8.6 9.0 2.7 1.0 1.8 1.6 1.0 1.1 1.0
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 9.6 13.5 3.9 4.6 4.9 2.0 6.0 9.3 3.5 3.4 3.7 1.8
Pancreas 10.2 17.2 4.9 10.4 11.2 3.1 5.8 9.8 3.7 6.6 6.9 2.4
Larynx 4.4 7.0 3.1 0.4 0.5 0.6 1.2 2.0 1.7 0.0 0.0 0.0
Lung and bronchus 40.0 67.5 9.8 32.8 34.7 5.4 29.0 51.5 8.7 23.2 24.3 4.5
Melanoma of the skin 1.0 1.3 1.2 1.2 1.2 0.9 0.4 0.6 0.9 0.6 0.6 0.7
Female breast       108.4 114.8 9.8       21.8 23.0 4.4
Cervix uteri       9.2 10.3 3.0       4.0 4.1 1.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       26.2 27.3 4.7       9.4 10.3 3.0
Ovary       7.6 8.0 2.6       5.6 5.6 2.1
Prostate 153.0 228.5 16.8       19.0 39.9 8.3      
Testis 1.0 1.3 1.2       0.2 0.3 0.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 12.0 22.1 5.8 5.4 6.0 2.3 2.4 4.1 2.5 2.2 2.6 1.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 15.2 22.9 5.3 7.4 8.0 2.6 1.6 2.7 2.0 1.2 1.2 1.0
Brain and other nervous system 3.8 5.4 2.5 2.2 2.3 1.4 1.8 2.6 1.8 0.8 0.9 0.9
Thyroid 2.6 3.7 2.1 13.0 14.0 3.5 0.4 0.5 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.8 3.7 2.0 1.4 1.7 1.3 0.6 0.8 0.9 0.0 0.0 0.0
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 14.2 21.0 5.1 10.2 10.4 2.9 3.4 6.0 3.0 4.2 4.4 1.9
Myeloma 9.4 15.3 4.6 12.6 13.7 3.4 2.4 4.9 2.9 4.6 5.1 2.1
Leukemias 9.6 14.5 4.3 7.8 8.5 2.7 5.2 9.2 3.7 2.8 3.0 1.6

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.