Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Whites, Queens County, 2008-2012

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Incidence Mortality
Males Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 3249.2 538.5 8.4 3261.2 430.7 6.9 1068.6 178.3 4.8 1068.4 125.3 3.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 80.4 13.1 1.3 44.0 5.9 0.8 17.4 2.8 0.6 8.4 1.1 0.3
Esophagus 37.4 6.1 0.9 12.0 1.4 0.4 29.6 4.9 0.8 10.6 1.2 0.3
Stomach 81.8 13.7 1.3 55.8 6.8 0.8 38.2 6.3 0.9 29.8 3.5 0.6
Colorectal 324.6 54.1 2.7 315.6 37.8 1.9 112.2 18.8 1.6 115.8 12.6 1.1
Colon excluding rectum 222.6 37.3 2.2 236.4 27.9 1.7 94.8 15.8 1.4 100.0 10.8 1.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 102.0 16.8 1.5 79.2 9.9 1.0 17.4 2.9 0.6 15.8 1.8 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 81.0 13.2 1.3 35.0 4.4 0.7 50.2 8.2 1.0 26.6 3.2 0.6
Pancreas 104.2 17.2 1.5 101.6 11.9 1.1 85.0 14.1 1.4 80.8 9.1 0.9
Larynx 41.4 6.7 0.9 8.8 1.2 0.4 10.6 1.7 0.5 3.8 0.4 0.2
Lung and bronchus 399.2 67.1 3.0 373.8 46.5 2.2 263.4 44.3 2.4 220.0 25.9 1.6
Melanoma of the skin 102.4 16.9 1.5 95.0 12.6 1.2 15.2 2.5 0.6 14.6 1.7 0.4
Female breast       867.4 120.1 3.7       155.8 19.2 1.4
Cervix uteri       64.8 10.2 1.1       18.6 2.5 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       226.6 30.4 1.8       35.4 4.2 0.6
Ovary       102.8 13.8 1.2       66.6 8.1 0.9
Prostate 860.2 140.7 4.2       104.8 17.5 1.5      
Testis 35.2 5.7 0.9       2.6 0.4 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 245.0 41.1 2.3 84.8 10.2 1.0 49.4 8.2 1.0 23.2 2.4 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 129.8 21.4 1.7 73.2 9.7 1.0 30.0 4.9 0.8 16.2 1.9 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 48.6 8.2 1.0 41.6 6.2 0.9 28.6 4.7 0.8 25.2 3.4 0.6
Thyroid 54.8 8.9 1.1 169.8 26.9 1.9 3.8 0.7 0.3 5.8 0.7 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 22.0 3.7 0.7 18.4 3.1 0.6 3.4 0.5 0.3 2.6 0.3 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 157.4 26.3 1.9 147.6 19.0 1.4 41.2 6.8 0.9 39.0 4.2 0.6
Myeloma 53.8 8.9 1.1 39.0 4.9 0.7 17.0 2.8 0.6 17.0 2.0 0.4
Leukemias 107.6 18.3 1.6 79.8 10.4 1.1 54.4 9.3 1.1 41.0 4.9 0.7

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2014.
  • 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 or deaths per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.
  • NYSCR mortality statistics might differ slightly from official mortality statistics due to the availability of additional demographic information.