Cancer Incidence for Chelsea, Clinton & Midtown Business District, 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 396.0 544.2 25.5 352.4 463.2 22.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 12.4 16.9 4.4 4.4 6.0 2.5
Esophagus 4.6 6.3 2.7 1.6 2.0 1.4
Stomach 10.2 13.9 4.0 3.4 4.3 2.1
Colorectal 31.6 44.5 7.3 20.8 27.8 5.5
Colon excluding rectum 22.0 31.9 6.2 14.8 19.7 4.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 9.6 12.6 3.7 6.0 8.2 3.0
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 10.0 13.1 3.8 4.8 5.8 2.4
Pancreas 12.2 17.9 4.6 10.2 13.1 3.6
Larynx 5.4 6.7 2.6 0.8 1.0 1.0
Lung and bronchus 42.4 63.7 8.9 38.4 50.1 7.2
Melanoma of the skin 22.0 28.0 5.5 14.0 16.7 4.1
Female breast       112.6 151.8 12.9
Cervix uteri       4.2 4.8 2.1
Corpus uterus and NOS       22.2 29.7 5.7
Ovary       12.2 16.0 4.1
Prostate 93.2 125.4 11.8      
Testis 8.8 8.9 3.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 20.2 32.2 6.5 8.2 10.6 3.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 11.8 15.3 4.0 6.0 7.9 2.9
Brain and other nervous system 6.2 11.5 5.0 5.0 6.6 2.9
Thyroid 9.8 10.6 3.1 22.2 27.2 5.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.2 4.3 1.9 2.2 2.4 1.5
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 24.2 32.6 6.2 14.6 18.8 4.4
Myeloma 8.6 11.2 3.5 4.2 5.6 2.5
Leukemias 14.0 21.7 5.8 10.8 16.8 5.4

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.