Cancer Incidence for Chinatown & Lower East Side, New York (Manhattan) County, 2014-2018

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 848.0 410.9 398.4-423.8 421.2 454.4 435.0-474.5 426.8 387.4 370.4-405.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 25.8 12.7 10.5-15.1 14.8 15.9 12.4-20.0 11.0 10.1 7.5-13.4
Esophagus 8.4 3.8 2.7-5.2 7.0 7.3 5.0-10.2 1.4 1.1 0.4-2.5
Stomach 31.8 14.9 12.6-17.4 20.2 21.9 17.8-26.7 11.6 9.1 6.9-12.0
Colorectal 77.2 36.6 33.0-40.6 39.0 42.2 36.5-48.7 38.2 32.2 27.7-37.4
Colon excluding rectum 50.6 23.6 20.7-26.8 23.8 25.6 21.2-30.8 26.8 21.9 18.3-26.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 26.6 13.0 10.9-15.5 15.2 16.6 13.1-20.9 11.4 10.3 7.7-13.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 40.6 19.3 16.7-22.2 28.6 30.6 25.7-36.1 12.0 9.5 7.2-12.5
Pancreas 25.8 11.9 9.9-14.2 12.6 13.6 10.4-17.5 13.2 10.4 8.0-13.5
Larynx 6.6 3.1 2.1-4.5 4.6 4.9 3.1-7.4 2.0 1.7 0.8-3.3
Lung and bronchus 117.0 53.8 49.5-58.5 63.0 68.0 60.7-76.0 54.0 43.7 38.5-49.6
Melanoma of the skin 17.0 8.5 6.7-10.6 9.4 10.2 7.4-13.7 7.6 7.1 4.9-10.0
Female breast             103.2 99.5 90.8-109.0
Cervix uteri             6.8 6.8 4.7-9.8
Corpus uterus and NOS             27.8 26.5 22.1-31.5
Ovary             10.2 9.8 7.2-13.1
Prostate       78.2 82.6 74.6-91.3      
Testis       6.2 5.9 4.0-8.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 28.8 13.0 10.9-15.4 22.4 24.0 19.7-29.0 6.4 5.0 3.4-7.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 27.8 14.4 12.1-17.2 17.6 19.7 15.7-24.3 10.2 10.3 7.5-13.9
Brain and other central nervous system 9.6 5.7 4.1-7.7 5.8 7.4 4.9-10.8 3.8 4.1 2.3-6.7
Thyroid 45.8 24.9 21.7-28.5 13.6 15.2 11.7-19.4 32.2 34.5 29.2-40.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.6 2.7 1.8-4.1 2.6 2.5 1.3-4.5 3.0 2.9 1.6-5.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 36.0 17.6 15.0-20.4 18.0 19.7 15.8-24.3 18.0 16.1 12.8-20.0
Myeloma 13.4 6.2 4.8-8.0 7.2 7.9 5.5-11.1 6.2 4.8 3.2-7.0
Leukemias 25.0 12.1 10.0-14.5 12.6 13.9 10.6-17.9 12.4 11.2 8.4-14.7

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2020.
  • 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.