Cancer Incidence for Hunts Point, Longwood & Melrose, 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 569.2 450.1 433.3-467.4 294.6 553.6 523.8-584.5 274.6 384.6 364.3-405.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 16.0 12.3 9.7-15.4 11.2 19.8 14.7-26.0 4.8 6.8 4.3-10.2
Esophagus 5.8 5.1 3.4-7.4 4.0 8.8 5.2-13.7 1.8 2.8 1.3-5.3
Stomach 16.6 14.7 11.7-18.3 9.0 19.6 14.0-26.4 7.6 11.6 8.1-15.9
Colorectal 45.4 37.0 32.2-42.2 23.4 44.8 36.5-54.3 22.0 31.3 25.7-37.8
Colon excluding rectum 33.0 27.1 23.0-31.7 17.2 34.0 26.7-42.6 15.8 22.4 17.7-28.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 12.4 9.8 7.5-12.6 6.2 10.8 7.2-15.5 6.2 8.9 6.0-12.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 32.0 24.2 20.5-28.4 23.8 42.9 35.1-51.8 8.2 10.8 7.7-14.6
Pancreas 17.6 14.8 11.8-18.3 8.8 17.1 12.1-23.3 8.8 12.9 9.3-17.3
Larynx 7.0 5.5 3.8-7.7 5.8 11.0 7.1-16.1 1.2 1.6 0.6-3.6
Lung and bronchus 58.2 47.5 42.0-53.3 30.4 60.8 51.0-71.8 27.8 39.1 32.8-46.2
Melanoma of the skin 2.0 1.8 0.8-3.2 0.6 1.4 0.2-4.1 1.4 2.1 0.8-4.3
Female breast             70.4 97.9 87.9-108.8
Cervix uteri             9.4 12.6 9.2-16.8
Corpus uterus and NOS             18.6 25.4 20.5-31.2
Ovary             7.4 10.6 7.4-14.6
Prostate       89.0 171.2 154.9-188.7      
Testis       3.6 4.0 2.3-6.7      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 14.0 12.2 9.4-15.5 9.2 19.2 13.7-26.0 4.8 7.4 4.7-11.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 19.8 15.8 12.7-19.3 11.8 22.7 16.9-29.7 8.0 11.1 7.9-15.1
Brain and other nervous system 7.0 5.4 3.7-7.5 3.6 5.7 3.2-9.2 3.4 4.9 2.8-7.9
Thyroid 23.2 16.5 13.6-19.9 2.8 4.6 2.4-7.9 20.4 26.9 21.9-32.8
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.6 3.4 2.2-5.0 3.8 4.9 2.9-7.9 1.8 2.1 0.9-4.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 21.6 16.3 13.3-19.8 12.6 20.5 15.4-26.7 9.0 12.8 9.3-17.2
Myeloma 11.4 10.0 7.5-13.0 6.6 14.6 9.8-20.8 4.8 7.0 4.5-10.5
Leukemias 14.0 10.9 8.4-13.9 6.8 11.4 7.6-16.2 7.2 10.3 7.2-14.2

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.