Cancer Incidence for Bedford Park, Fordham North & Norwood, Bronx, 2011-2015

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males and Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Population 95% CI Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 488.8 452.6 434.2-471.6 249.4 549.9 517.8-583.4 239.4 389.0 366.7-412.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 11.6 10.7 8.0-13.9 8.4 18.2 12.8-25.0 3.2 5.3 2.9-8.6
Esophagus 5.4 5.0 3.3-7.4 4.8 10.8 6.7-16.3 0.6 1.0 0.2-2.8
Stomach 14.8 14.4 11.2-18.2 9.0 21.8 15.6-29.5 5.8 9.9 6.5-14.3
Colorectal 39.6 37.7 32.4-43.5 22.2 50.9 41.3-61.9 17.4 29.0 23.1-36.0
Colon excluding rectum 28.4 28.1 23.5-33.3 16.0 38.7 30.1-48.7 12.4 21.6 16.4-27.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 11.2 9.5 7.1-12.4 6.2 12.2 8.2-17.6 5.0 7.4 4.8-11.0
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 21.0 18.7 15.2-22.7 15.4 31.6 24.6-39.9 5.6 8.9 5.9-13.0
Pancreas 15.2 14.4 11.3-18.2 8.0 17.6 12.3-24.3 7.2 12.2 8.5-16.9
Larynx 4.0 3.4 2.0-5.3 2.6 5.1 2.6-9.0 1.4 2.1 0.8-4.3
Lung and bronchus 46.0 45.5 39.6-52.0 24.6 60.2 49.4-72.4 21.4 36.0 29.3-43.7
Melanoma of the skin 5.2 4.6 3.0-6.9 3.4 6.8 3.8-11.3 1.8 2.7 1.2-5.2
Female breast             71.4 115.0 103.1-127.9
Cervix uteri             6.8 10.4 7.1-14.6
Corpus uterus and NOS             16.2 25.9 20.4-32.3
Ovary             5.2 8.4 5.4-12.4
Prostate       72.6 155.5 139.0-173.4      
Testis       3.0 4.6 2.6-7.8      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 11.4 11.8 8.8-15.4 6.6 17.0 11.4-24.2 4.8 8.7 5.5-13.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 18.4 17.2 13.8-21.3 11.8 24.6 18.4-32.1 6.6 11.2 7.6-15.8
Brain and other nervous system 6.0 4.8 3.2-7.0 3.0 5.1 2.8-8.5 3.0 4.5 2.5-7.5
Thyroid 21.4 18.3 14.9-22.2 2.4 5.8 2.8-10.2 19.0 29.2 23.5-35.8
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.6 4.2 2.7-6.2 2.6 4.2 2.1-7.5 3.0 4.2 2.3-7.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 20.8 18.1 14.7-22.0 11.4 21.9 16.3-28.7 9.4 15.0 10.9-20.0
Myeloma 7.8 7.9 5.5-10.8 4.6 11.2 6.9-17.1 3.2 5.5 3.1-9.0
Leukemias 16.2 15.6 12.3-19.5 9.0 21.3 15.2-29.0 7.2 11.7 8.1-16.4

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2017.
  • 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.
  • NYC neighborhoods were defined in terms of Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs). PUMAs approximate NYC Community Districts (CDs).
  • For more information about PUMAs, please refer to http://www1.nyc.gov/site/planning/data-maps/nyc-population/geographic-reference.page.