Estimated Cancer Prevalence by Cancer Site and Gender, New York City, 2014

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Diagnosed in Last 5 Years Ever Diagnosed
Males Females Males Females
All Sites 59,800 63,400 168,600 200,100
Oral Cavity and Pharynx 1,600 800 4,000 2,500
Esophagus 400 100 600 200
Stomach 900 700 1,800 1,500
Colon and Rectum 4,900 4,900 13,900 15,400
Liver and Intrahepatic Bile Duct 900 300 1,300 500
Pancreas 500 500 600 700
Larynx 500 200 1,400 400
Lung and Bronchus 2,700 3,500 4,600 6,200
Melanoma of the Skin 2,700 2,600 8,800 9,900
Breast   22,000   72,700
Cervix Uteri   1,400   8,300
Corpus and Uterus, NOS   5,200   16,300
Ovary   1,600   5,000
Prostate 26,800   80,300  
Testis 1,000   4,900  
Urinary Bladder 3,800 1,400 10,700 4,400
Kidney and Renal Pelvis 2,600 1,700 6,300 4,700
Brain and Other Nervous System 700 500 2,100 1,900
Thyroid 1,300 6,800 4,000 21,300
Hodgkin Lymphoma 600 500 3,000 2,700
Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma 2,800 2,700 7,700 7,600
Myeloma 1,200 1,300 1,900 2,000
Leukemia 1,800 1,500 4,900 4,200

Notes

  • Estimated number of residents alive as of January 1, 2014, diagnosed with cancer within the last 5 years or anytime in the past, respectively.
  • Numbers are rounded to the nearest 100.