Cancer Incidence for Hunts Point, Longwood & Melrose, 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 600.2 447.4 431.2-464.1 291.0 512.8 485.3-541.4 309.2 411.1 390.6-432.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 14.4 10.4 8.1-13.2 10.8 17.1 12.7-22.5 3.6 5.0 2.9-7.9
Esophagus 6.2 4.8 3.2-6.8 3.8 6.5 3.8-10.2 2.4 3.4 1.7-5.9
Stomach 14.8 12.0 9.3-15.1 7.6 15.0 10.4-20.8 7.2 9.9 6.9-13.7
Colorectal 44.2 33.3 29.0-38.1 22.0 36.8 29.9-44.7 22.2 30.1 24.7-36.3
Colon excluding rectum 32.0 24.7 20.9-28.9 15.6 27.0 21.1-34.1 16.4 22.6 17.9-28.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 12.2 8.6 6.6-11.1 6.4 9.7 6.6-13.9 5.8 7.5 5.0-10.8
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 31.0 22.1 18.7-26.0 21.2 34.4 28.0-41.9 9.8 12.7 9.4-16.8
Pancreas 17.8 14.5 11.6-17.8 7.6 14.8 10.3-20.6 10.2 14.1 10.5-18.6
Larynx 5.6 4.2 2.8-6.1 4.4 7.9 4.8-12.2 1.2 1.7 0.6-3.6
Lung and bronchus 63.0 47.8 42.5-53.5 30.8 56.5 47.6-66.6 32.2 42.3 36.0-49.5
Melanoma of the skin 2.4 1.9 1.0-3.3 0.6 1.1 0.2-3.0 1.8 2.5 1.1-4.7
Female breast             79.2 104.7 94.5-115.6
Cervix uteri             10.0 13.6 10.1-18.0
Corpus uterus and NOS             22.0 28.3 23.2-34.1
Ovary             9.2 12.7 9.3-17.0
Prostate       81.8 148.8 134.0-164.6      
Testis       3.6 4.4 2.5-7.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 19.8 15.6 12.6-19.0 12.0 21.5 16.2-28.0 7.8 11.1 7.8-15.1
Kidney and renal pelvis 22.2 16.7 13.6-20.2 12.0 21.6 16.1-28.2 10.2 13.5 10.0-17.8
Brain and other central nervous system 8.0 5.7 4.0-7.9 3.8 5.9 3.4-9.3 4.2 5.6 3.5-8.6
Thyroid 20.8 14.2 11.6-17.3 3.0 4.8 2.5-8.2 17.8 22.8 18.3-28.1
Hodgkin lymphoma 6.6 4.4 3.0-6.3 4.4 6.3 3.8-9.7 2.2 2.9 1.4-5.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 27.0 20.2 16.8-24.0 15.6 27.7 21.5-35.0 11.4 15.4 11.6-20.0
Myeloma 16.2 12.5 9.9-15.6 9.8 18.9 13.7-25.3 6.4 8.5 5.8-12.0
Leukemias 18.8 13.6 10.9-16.7 10.0 16.9 12.3-22.7 8.8 11.4 8.2-15.3

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.