Cancer Incidence for Hamilton Heights, Manhattanville & West Harlem, Manhattan, 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 535.4 432.5 416.1-449.5 265.4 524.4 495.7-554.2 270.0 378.4 358.1-399.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 11.0 8.5 6.4-11.2 5.8 11.4 7.5-16.4 5.2 6.6 4.3-9.8
Esophagus 4.4 3.5 2.2-5.4 3.6 7.1 4.1-11.3 0.8 1.1 0.3-3.1
Stomach 14.2 11.6 9.0-14.6 9.0 18.1 13.1-24.4 5.2 7.0 4.6-10.5
Colorectal 43.2 35.5 30.9-40.7 20.8 42.2 34.3-51.4 22.4 31.2 25.6-37.7
Colon excluding rectum 30.2 25.0 21.1-29.4 14.4 30.4 23.6-38.4 15.8 22.0 17.3-27.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 13.0 10.5 8.1-13.4 6.4 11.9 8.1-16.9 6.6 9.2 6.3-13.0
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 17.2 13.8 11.0-17.0 10.8 20.7 15.4-27.2 6.4 8.6 5.9-12.3
Pancreas 16.8 13.6 10.9-16.9 7.0 15.3 10.5-21.3 9.8 12.8 9.4-17.0
Larynx 3.8 3.0 1.8-4.7 3.2 6.3 3.5-10.2 0.6 0.8 0.2-2.4
Lung and bronchus 55.6 45.3 40.1-51.1 25.4 53.1 44.1-63.4 30.2 40.8 34.5-48.0
Melanoma of the skin 8.2 6.2 4.4-8.5 5.2 10.6 6.8-15.7 3.0 3.7 2.0-6.2
Female breast             82.8 120.3 108.8-132.7
Cervix uteri             5.4 7.8 5.0-11.4
Corpus uterus and NOS             21.0 29.2 23.8-35.5
Ovary             7.6 11.0 7.7-15.2
Prostate       92.2 176.7 160.5-194.0      
Testis       2.0 2.7 1.3-5.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 14.2 11.4 8.9-14.5 10.6 21.9 16.3-28.9 3.6 4.7 2.8-7.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 13.4 10.7 8.3-13.7 8.6 16.4 11.7-22.2 4.8 6.3 4.0-9.4
Brain and other nervous system 5.8 5.2 3.5-7.5 3.8 8.0 4.7-12.5 2.0 3.3 1.5-6.1
Thyroid 18.4 14.0 11.2-17.3 3.8 6.0 3.5-9.6 14.6 20.8 16.2-26.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.6 2.8 1.6-4.5 3.0 4.8 2.6-8.2 0.6 0.8 0.2-2.6
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 22.6 18.9 15.5-22.8 11.4 22.2 16.7-28.8 11.2 16.6 12.4-21.6
Myeloma 11.2 9.1 6.8-11.8 5.4 10.4 6.8-15.2 5.8 7.8 5.2-11.4
Leukemias 16.8 14.4 11.5-18.0 8.2 17.5 12.4-23.9 8.6 12.4 8.8-16.8

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.