Cancer Incidence for Morris Heights, Fordham South & Mount Hope, 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 480.6 463.5 443.7-484.0 250.6 598.2 560.2-637.9 230.0 380.5 357.8-404.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.2 8.0 5.9-10.6 8.0 13.9 9.8-19.2 2.2 3.3 1.6-5.9
Esophagus 4.0 4.8 2.8-7.5 3.4 11.6 5.9-19.6 0.6 1.1 0.2-3.3
Stomach 11.8 12.4 9.3-16.3 6.8 18.6 12.2-27.0 5.0 8.7 5.5-12.9
Colorectal 40.4 41.2 35.2-47.8 19.6 50.3 39.3-63.1 20.8 35.6 28.7-43.5
Colon excluding rectum 28.6 30.9 25.6-36.8 12.8 35.7 26.2-47.1 15.8 28.3 22.0-35.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 11.8 10.3 7.7-13.5 6.8 14.6 9.5-21.3 5.0 7.3 4.6-11.0
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 22.0 21.1 17.0-25.8 15.4 36.1 27.2-46.7 6.6 11.2 7.6-16.0
Pancreas 11.2 12.2 9.0-16.2 6.8 17.4 11.1-25.8 4.4 8.9 5.5-13.6
Larynx 7.4 6.6 4.5-9.3 4.6 10.5 6.2-16.4 2.8 4.0 2.1-6.8
Lung and bronchus 42.6 46.6 40.1-53.8 19.6 53.2 41.9-66.4 23.0 42.2 34.5-51.1
Melanoma of the skin 1.4 1.1 0.4-2.4 0.6 0.9 0.2-3.2 0.8 1.2 0.3-3.2
Female breast             64.6 102.3 90.9-114.6
Cervix uteri             6.8 9.9 6.8-13.9
Corpus uterus and NOS             18.8 28.7 23.0-35.3
Ovary             3.8 6.1 3.6-9.7
Prostate       93.4 217.3 195.4-240.8      
Testis       1.4 2.8 0.8-6.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 9.0 10.3 7.3-14.1 6.4 18.2 11.6-26.8 2.6 5.4 2.8-9.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 15.8 13.9 10.8-17.6 9.2 17.0 12.1-23.3 6.6 11.1 7.5-15.8
Brain and other nervous system 5.0 4.1 2.6-6.1 3.0 5.6 2.9-9.9 2.0 2.9 1.4-5.4
Thyroid 18.0 15.6 12.4-19.4 2.0 3.7 1.7-7.2 16.0 24.7 19.5-31.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.6 4.5 2.8-6.7 3.4 6.2 3.1-11.1 2.2 3.2 1.5-5.9
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 21.8 20.9 16.9-25.6 12.6 30.1 22.1-39.8 9.2 14.9 10.7-20.2
Myeloma 12.8 13.6 10.2-17.6 7.2 19.2 12.4-28.1 5.6 10.4 6.8-15.2
Leukemias 11.6 10.9 8.0-14.4 7.6 16.6 10.9-24.1 4.0 6.8 4.0-10.6

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.