Cancer Incidence for East 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 571.0 463.4 446.5-480.9 259.0 531.2 502.3-561.4 312.0 427.9 406.7-450.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 13.8 11.0 8.5-13.9 9.2 18.6 13.6-24.9 4.6 5.9 3.7-9.0
Esophagus 5.2 4.2 2.7-6.2 3.6 7.6 4.5-12.0 1.6 2.0 0.9-4.1
Stomach 14.2 11.9 9.3-15.0 7.6 16.8 11.9-23.1 6.6 8.7 6.0-12.4
Colorectal 53.6 43.7 38.6-49.3 25.2 53.5 44.5-63.8 28.4 37.9 31.8-44.7
Colon excluding rectum 38.4 31.3 27.0-36.1 17.2 36.9 29.4-45.7 21.2 28.4 23.2-34.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 15.2 12.4 9.8-15.6 8.0 16.6 11.8-22.6 7.2 9.5 6.6-13.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 23.6 19.1 15.8-22.9 14.8 30.9 24.2-38.9 8.8 11.5 8.3-15.6
Pancreas 17.0 13.9 11.1-17.2 8.6 18.6 13.4-25.1 8.4 10.8 7.8-14.8
Larynx 4.8 3.9 2.5-5.8 3.8 8.1 4.8-12.6 1.0 1.5 0.5-3.6
Lung and bronchus 77.4 62.5 56.4-69.1 40.4 84.8 73.4-97.5 37.0 49.3 42.4-57.1
Melanoma of the skin 5.8 4.8 3.2-6.9 3.2 6.6 3.7-10.8 2.6 3.5 1.9-6.2
Female breast             86.0 120.0 108.7-132.0
Cervix uteri             7.4 11.3 7.9-15.6
Corpus uterus and NOS             24.4 33.6 27.9-40.2
Ovary             9.0 12.2 8.9-16.4
Prostate       63.0 128.3 114.4-143.4      
Testis       2.0 3.1 1.5-5.9      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 13.8 11.2 8.7-14.2 8.4 18.1 13.0-24.4 5.4 7.1 4.6-10.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 20.8 16.9 13.8-20.5 10.6 21.1 15.7-27.6 10.2 14.1 10.4-18.6
Brain and other nervous system 5.8 4.6 3.1-6.7 3.6 6.3 3.7-10.1 2.2 3.2 1.6-5.8
Thyroid 17.2 14.1 11.2-17.4 2.8 5.7 3.1-9.6 14.4 21.5 16.7-27.1
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.4 3.4 2.1-5.3 3.2 5.5 3.1-9.1 1.2 1.5 0.6-3.4
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 23.4 19.2 15.9-23.1 12.2 24.1 18.4-31.1 11.2 15.5 11.7-20.2
Myeloma 12.4 10.0 7.6-12.8 6.6 14.0 9.6-19.7 5.8 7.6 5.1-11.0
Leukemias 13.0 10.7 8.2-13.6 7.6 14.6 10.3-20.2 5.4 7.8 5.1-11.4

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.