Cancer Incidence for Washington Heights, Inwood & Marble Hill, New York (Manhattan) 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 896.4 393.9 382.3-405.8 444.2 474.2 454.2-494.8 452.2 349.0 334.4-364.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 18.6 8.3 6.7-10.2 12.4 13.6 10.4-17.6 6.2 4.6 3.1-6.6
Esophagus 8.8 3.7 2.7-5.0 6.0 6.6 4.4-9.5 2.8 1.9 1.0-3.3
Stomach 19.4 8.8 7.1-10.7 11.0 12.4 9.3-16.2 8.4 6.4 4.6-8.7
Colorectal 83.4 36.4 33.0-40.1 43.4 46.8 40.6-53.6 40.0 29.8 25.7-34.3
Colon excluding rectum 58.0 25.4 22.5-28.6 27.2 30.3 25.3-36.0 30.8 22.6 19.1-26.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 25.4 11.0 9.1-13.1 16.2 16.5 13.0-20.6 9.2 7.2 5.2-9.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 24.2 10.5 8.7-12.6 15.4 15.9 12.5-20.0 8.8 6.4 4.6-8.6
Pancreas 29.2 12.7 10.7-15.0 16.6 18.2 14.4-22.6 12.6 9.1 6.9-11.7
Larynx 5.8 2.5 1.6-3.6 4.0 3.8 2.3-6.0 1.8 1.4 0.6-2.7
Lung and bronchus 73.0 32.0 28.8-35.5 35.2 39.9 34.1-46.4 37.8 27.2 23.5-31.5
Melanoma of the skin 12.8 5.7 4.3-7.3 7.8 8.3 5.9-11.4 5.0 4.1 2.6-6.1
Female breast             137.4 109.8 101.6-118.6
Cervix uteri             8.8 7.5 5.4-10.2
Corpus uterus and NOS             35.8 26.9 23.0-31.2
Ovary             15.2 12.4 9.7-15.6
Prostate       150.2 153.5 142.4-165.2      
Testis       4.2 3.6 2.2-5.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 29.8 13.1 11.0-15.4 23.2 27.2 22.4-32.7 6.6 4.7 3.2-6.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 23.6 10.5 8.6-12.6 15.4 16.1 12.7-20.3 8.2 6.1 4.3-8.4
Brain and other central nervous system 11.8 5.5 4.2-7.1 7.2 7.7 5.3-10.7 4.6 3.8 2.4-5.9
Thyroid 34.2 15.6 13.3-18.2 7.6 7.9 5.5-10.9 26.6 22.8 19.0-27.1
Hodgkin lymphoma 6.0 2.9 1.9-4.1 2.8 3.1 1.7-5.2 3.2 2.8 1.6-4.5
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 41.2 18.5 16.0-21.3 20.6 23.1 18.7-28.1 20.6 15.5 12.6-18.9
Myeloma 19.4 8.6 7.0-10.6 9.2 10.7 7.8-14.3 10.2 7.4 5.5-9.9
Leukemias 24.2 11.0 9.1-13.2 13.4 14.5 11.2-18.5 10.8 8.5 6.3-11.3

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.