Cancer Incidence for Central 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 590.2 510.4 491.8-529.4 276.6 590.6 558.5-624.0 313.6 466.7 443.7-490.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 12.6 11.2 8.6-14.4 7.4 16.1 11.1-22.5 5.2 7.9 5.1-11.6
Esophagus 5.2 4.6 3.0-6.8 2.8 6.6 3.5-11.2 2.4 3.6 1.8-6.3
Stomach 12.2 11.0 8.4-14.1 6.8 15.7 10.7-22.1 5.4 8.1 5.3-11.8
Colorectal 57.6 50.4 44.7-56.7 29.2 63.4 53.1-75.1 28.4 42.0 35.3-49.6
Colon excluding rectum 41.2 36.3 31.4-41.7 20.2 45.1 36.4-55.1 21.0 30.8 25.1-37.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 16.4 14.1 11.2-17.6 9.0 18.3 13.1-24.8 7.4 11.3 7.9-15.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 20.0 16.6 13.4-20.2 13.2 24.9 19.1-31.9 6.8 10.1 6.9-14.1
Pancreas 19.8 17.7 14.3-21.6 9.0 19.4 14.0-26.2 10.8 16.5 12.3-21.6
Larynx 4.6 3.9 2.5-5.9 3.0 6.2 3.4-10.3 1.6 2.4 1.0-4.8
Lung and bronchus 76.6 68.7 61.9-76.1 36.2 85.0 72.6-98.9 40.4 60.2 52.2-69.2
Melanoma of the skin 3.8 3.2 1.9-5.1 1.8 3.5 1.6-6.9 2.0 2.9 1.4-5.4
Female breast             97.6 145.5 132.8-159.2
Cervix uteri             6.6 9.7 6.6-13.6
Corpus uterus and NOS             28.4 41.2 34.7-48.7
Ovary             6.2 9.7 6.6-13.8
Prostate       93.0 196.0 177.9-215.3      
Testis       2.0 3.8 1.7-7.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 15.8 13.8 10.9-17.3 11.4 26.4 19.7-34.4 4.4 6.2 3.9-9.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 13.4 11.6 8.9-14.7 8.6 17.2 12.3-23.5 4.8 7.4 4.7-11.0
Brain and other nervous system 4.0 3.3 2.0-5.1 2.4 4.1 2.1-7.3 1.6 2.6 1.1-5.2
Thyroid 15.4 12.0 9.5-15.1 3.2 5.3 3.0-8.8 12.2 17.5 13.3-22.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.2 3.2 2.0-5.0 2.2 3.4 1.7-6.3 2.0 3.0 1.4-5.6
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 22.2 19.1 15.6-23.1 11.0 21.9 16.2-28.8 11.2 16.9 12.7-22.0
Myeloma 11.2 10.1 7.6-13.1 5.0 11.0 7.0-16.4 6.2 9.5 6.4-13.5
Leukemias 13.4 11.7 9.1-15.0 6.6 14.1 9.5-20.0 6.8 10.3 7.1-14.4

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.