Cancer Incidence for Morris Heights, Fordham South & Mount Hope, 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 516.2 472.8 453.5-492.8 257.4 573.7 538.6-610.3 258.8 410.4 387.4-434.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 11.6 9.7 7.2-12.7 8.2 16.5 11.2-23.3 3.4 4.9 2.8-8.0
Esophagus 4.0 4.4 2.6-6.9 3.2 9.6 4.9-16.5 0.8 1.5 0.4-3.7
Stomach 12.6 12.2 9.2-15.8 7.4 17.7 11.9-25.1 5.2 8.6 5.5-12.8
Colorectal 42.2 41.5 35.7-47.9 21.6 53.0 42.1-65.7 20.6 34.6 28.0-42.3
Colon excluding rectum 29.0 29.6 24.6-35.2 13.6 35.3 26.2-46.3 15.4 26.6 20.8-33.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 13.2 11.9 9.0-15.3 8.0 17.7 12.1-24.8 5.2 8.0 5.1-11.9
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 21.4 18.9 15.3-23.1 15.6 34.2 26.0-44.1 5.8 8.9 5.9-12.9
Pancreas 14.0 14.0 10.7-18.0 7.4 16.0 10.6-22.9 6.6 12.1 8.2-17.1
Larynx 6.6 5.9 3.9-8.4 4.2 9.9 5.7-15.7 2.4 3.3 1.7-6.0
Lung and bronchus 49.4 51.0 44.4-58.3 24.4 60.3 48.9-73.4 25.0 44.0 36.3-52.8
Melanoma of the skin 1.2 1.3 0.4-2.8 0.2 0.3 0.0-2.2 1.0 1.9 0.6-4.4
Female breast             77.8 119.4 107.4-132.3
Cervix uteri             8.2 11.7 8.3-16.0
Corpus uterus and NOS             20.2 30.0 24.3-36.7
Ovary             4.8 7.7 4.8-11.7
Prostate       89.4 187.7 168.8-208.0      
Testis       1.0 1.1 0.4-3.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 11.2 12.0 8.9-15.8 7.6 20.3 13.6-28.9 3.6 6.8 3.9-10.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 20.0 18.1 14.5-22.2 12.6 27.7 20.7-36.2 7.4 11.5 8.0-16.0
Brain and other central nervous system 6.4 5.5 3.7-8.0 3.0 5.8 3.0-10.0 3.4 5.3 3.0-8.6
Thyroid 16.6 13.7 10.8-17.1 1.8 3.7 1.6-7.3 14.8 21.7 16.9-27.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.0 2.7 1.6-4.3 2.4 3.6 1.8-6.6 1.6 1.9 0.8-4.0
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 20.2 17.0 13.6-20.8 11.0 22.3 16.2-29.8 9.2 13.3 9.6-17.9
Myeloma 12.0 12.1 9.1-15.8 5.6 13.3 8.3-19.9 6.4 11.3 7.6-16.1
Leukemias 11.6 10.3 7.7-13.5 6.4 14.6 9.4-21.3 5.2 7.7 5.0-11.4

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.