Cancer Incidence for Bedford Park, Fordham North & Norwood, Bronx County, 2014-2018

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 528.2 458.8 441.0-477.2 269.8 551.2 520.5-583.0 258.4 397.3 375.4-420.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 13.2 11.4 8.8-14.6 9.6 18.9 13.7-25.4 3.6 5.7 3.3-9.1
Esophagus 5.0 4.3 2.7-6.3 4.2 8.4 5.1-13.1 0.8 1.1 0.3-2.9
Stomach 12.8 11.8 9.0-15.1 7.2 16.6 11.4-23.2 5.6 8.7 5.7-12.6
Colorectal 45.2 39.3 34.2-44.9 24.8 51.1 42.1-61.5 20.4 30.4 24.6-37.1
Colon excluding rectum 32.2 28.8 24.4-33.7 18.4 39.3 31.2-48.6 13.8 21.1 16.3-26.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 13.0 10.5 8.1-13.5 6.4 11.9 8.0-17.0 6.6 9.3 6.3-13.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 23.4 20.0 16.4-24.1 16.8 32.3 25.4-40.4 6.6 10.2 6.9-14.4
Pancreas 18.8 17.1 13.8-21.1 11.0 23.9 17.8-31.4 7.8 12.4 8.7-17.0
Larynx 4.2 3.6 2.2-5.6 3.4 6.8 3.8-11.1 0.8 1.3 0.3-3.3
Lung and bronchus 51.4 47.1 41.3-53.4 28.6 63.4 52.9-75.3 22.8 36.1 29.7-43.6
Melanoma of the skin 4.6 4.1 2.6-6.3 2.8 5.8 3.0-9.9 1.8 2.8 1.3-5.4
Female breast             77.0 119.5 107.6-132.3
Cervix uteri             6.6 10.6 7.2-14.9
Corpus uterus and NOS             16.0 23.6 18.7-29.5
Ovary             6.6 10.0 6.8-14.2
Prostate       74.8 148.2 132.8-164.8      
Testis       3.0 4.3 2.4-7.4      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 13.4 12.8 9.8-16.4 9.0 20.0 14.3-27.1 4.4 7.7 4.8-11.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 21.0 17.7 14.4-21.6 12.8 25.4 19.3-32.7 8.2 11.9 8.5-16.2
Brain and other central nervous system 6.4 5.3 3.6-7.5 3.6 6.9 4.0-11.0 2.8 4.1 2.2-6.9
Thyroid 21.6 17.2 14.1-20.9 3.4 6.7 3.8-10.9 18.2 26.7 21.4-32.9
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.2 3.1 1.9-4.9 2.0 3.4 1.5-6.6 2.2 3.0 1.5-5.5
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 26.2 22.1 18.4-26.3 13.6 24.9 19.1-31.9 12.6 19.4 14.8-25.0
Myeloma 10.8 10.1 7.5-13.2 6.0 13.0 8.6-18.8 4.8 8.1 5.1-12.1
Leukemias 16.0 14.1 11.1-17.6 9.0 19.5 13.9-26.4 7.0 10.5 7.2-14.7

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2020.
  • 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.