Cancer Incidence for Upper West Side & West Side, Manhattan, 2010-2014

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 541.6 475.6 18.3 648.4 453.4 16.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 18.2 15.2 3.2 8.6 5.6 1.7
Esophagus 5.8 5.1 1.9 4.6 3.0 1.3
Stomach 8.0 6.8 2.2 5.2 3.6 1.4
Colorectal 36.4 32.6 4.8 38.2 24.9 3.6
Colon excluding rectum 24.2 21.5 3.9 30.2 19.7 3.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 12.2 11.1 2.8 8.0 5.2 1.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 12.2 10.1 2.6 7.0 4.3 1.5
Pancreas 18.0 15.3 3.2 17.6 11.2 2.4
Larynx 5.2 4.5 1.8 0.6 0.3 0.4
Lung and bronchus 45.0 39.9 5.3 72.0 47.2 5.0
Melanoma of the skin 37.0 33.0 4.8 28.4 20.9 3.6
Female breast       214.2 154.1 9.5
Cervix uteri       7.2 5.5 1.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       44.4 30.0 4.1
Ovary       18.6 13.0 2.7
Prostate 144.6 120.1 8.9      
Testis 9.6 10.1 3.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 31.6 28.6 4.5 14.4 9.1 2.1
Kidney and renal pelvis 20.8 18.0 3.5 12.2 8.5 2.2
Brain and other nervous system 8.8 8.5 2.7 7.2 5.4 1.9
Thyroid 11.4 10.5 2.8 37.2 29.5 4.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.6 3.7 1.8 3.6 3.0 1.4
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 34.0 30.9 4.7 31.6 21.6 3.5
Myeloma 12.6 11.1 2.8 9.2 6.2 1.8
Leukemias 23.8 22.9 4.3 18.2 13.0 2.9

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2016.
  • 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.