Cancer Incidence for Chinatown & Lower East 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 826.4 425.5 412.4-438.9 428.0 497.1 476.1-518.9 398.4 379.5 362.5-397.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 28.6 14.9 12.5-17.6 20.0 22.9 18.6-28.0 8.6 7.9 5.6-10.8
Esophagus 10.4 5.1 3.8-6.7 8.4 9.6 6.9-13.1 2.0 1.6 0.8-3.2
Stomach 33.8 16.7 14.2-19.4 20.6 23.7 19.3-28.8 13.2 11.3 8.7-14.6
Colorectal 69.2 35.2 31.5-39.2 36.6 42.9 36.8-49.7 32.6 28.1 23.8-33.0
Colon excluding rectum 46.6 23.3 20.4-26.6 23.6 27.7 22.9-33.3 23.0 19.1 15.7-23.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 22.6 11.9 9.8-14.4 13.0 15.2 11.7-19.4 9.6 9.0 6.5-12.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 43.4 21.9 19.0-25.1 33.8 38.4 32.8-44.8 9.6 7.8 5.7-10.5
Pancreas 22.2 11.5 9.4-13.9 12.2 14.6 11.1-18.8 10.0 8.8 6.5-11.9
Larynx 8.2 4.1 2.9-5.6 6.8 7.5 5.2-10.6 1.4 1.3 0.5-2.8
Lung and bronchus 101.8 50.8 46.4-55.5 57.0 67.7 60.1-76.2 44.8 39.0 34.0-44.7
Melanoma of the skin 18.0 9.3 7.4-11.5 12.0 13.8 10.5-17.9 6.0 5.7 3.8-8.4
Female breast             99.8 100.9 92.0-110.6
Cervix uteri             10.0 10.4 7.6-13.9
Corpus uterus and NOS             26.2 25.1 20.9-30.0
Ovary             13.2 12.6 9.7-16.3
Prostate       80.2 91.8 83.0-101.4      
Testis       5.0 4.9 3.1-7.4      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 27.8 13.5 11.3-16.0 21.8 25.7 21.0-31.0 6.0 5.0 3.3-7.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 25.0 13.5 11.2-16.2 16.4 19.2 15.2-23.9 8.6 8.6 6.1-11.8
Brain and other nervous system 9.4 5.7 4.1-7.6 4.6 6.3 3.9-9.5 4.8 5.2 3.2-8.0
Thyroid 48.4 27.0 23.6-30.7 14.2 15.7 12.2-20.0 34.2 38.2 32.5-44.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 6.4 3.3 2.2-4.8 2.6 2.7 1.4-4.7 3.8 4.1 2.3-6.6
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 35.4 18.2 15.6-21.1 19.2 22.4 18.1-27.4 16.2 15.2 12.0-19.1
Myeloma 12.2 6.2 4.7-8.0 6.6 7.9 5.4-11.1 5.6 4.8 3.2-7.2
Leukemias 19.0 9.6 7.7-11.8 11.0 13.1 9.8-17.1 8.0 7.1 5.0-9.9

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.