Cancer Incidence for Upper West Side & West Side, 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 1191.8 452.4 440.7-464.4 542.4 468.0 450.1-486.4 649.4 449.0 433.1-465.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 26.6 9.5 7.9-11.4 17.0 13.8 11.0-17.2 9.6 6.1 4.5-8.3
Esophagus 9.4 3.6 2.6-4.9 5.4 4.8 3.1-7.1 4.0 2.7 1.6-4.3
Stomach 14.4 5.3 4.1-6.7 9.4 7.8 5.7-10.5 5.0 3.3 2.1-5.1
Colorectal 77.4 28.9 26.1-32.1 38.4 33.5 28.9-38.8 39.0 25.4 21.8-29.4
Colon excluding rectum 55.2 20.5 18.1-23.1 25.6 22.3 18.5-26.6 29.6 19.2 16.1-22.7
Rectum & rectosigmoid 22.2 8.5 7.0-10.3 12.8 11.3 8.7-14.5 9.4 6.2 4.5-8.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 19.4 7.0 5.7-8.7 13.0 10.7 8.2-13.8 6.4 4.0 2.7-5.9
Pancreas 36.4 13.2 11.3-15.3 17.6 14.8 11.8-18.3 18.8 11.9 9.5-14.7
Larynx 5.2 1.9 1.2-2.9 4.6 4.0 2.5-6.2 0.6 0.3 0.1-1.2
Lung and bronchus 120.2 44.1 40.6-47.9 47.0 40.8 35.7-46.5 73.2 47.0 42.2-52.3
Melanoma of the skin 62.2 24.4 21.7-27.4 35.0 31.0 26.5-36.1 27.2 19.4 16.1-23.2
Female breast             214.0 153.8 144.4-163.7
Cervix uteri             7.2 5.3 3.7-7.5
Corpus uterus and NOS             43.6 29.4 25.5-33.8
Ovary             18.2 12.7 10.1-15.8
Prostate       141.4 115.0 106.6-124.1      
Testis       9.4 9.4 6.8-12.8      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 47.8 17.6 15.4-20.1 33.8 30.2 25.8-35.3 14.0 8.5 6.6-10.9
Kidney and renal pelvis 36.4 13.6 11.7-15.8 22.0 18.7 15.3-22.7 14.4 9.9 7.7-12.7
Brain and other nervous system 19.0 7.9 6.3-9.9 10.0 9.6 6.9-13.0 9.0 6.5 4.6-8.9
Thyroid 46.2 19.6 17.1-22.4 11.0 10.0 7.4-13.1 35.2 28.1 24.0-32.8
Hodgkin lymphoma 6.2 3.0 2.0-4.4 3.2 3.6 2.0-6.1 3.0 2.4 1.3-4.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 65.6 25.2 22.4-28.2 35.6 31.8 27.2-37.0 30.0 20.2 16.9-24.0
Myeloma 21.0 7.9 6.4-9.6 12.4 10.8 8.2-13.9 8.6 5.8 4.1-7.9
Leukemias 39.8 15.7 13.5-18.2 23.0 21.6 17.6-26.1 16.8 11.4 9.0-14.3

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.