Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Whites, Queens County, 2007-2011

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 3284.4 549.0 8.5 3278.4 431.6 6.9 1070.6 179.6 4.8 1092.8 128.1 3.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 80.0 13.3 1.3 45.4 6.0 0.8 16.6 2.7 0.6 9.0 1.0 0.3
Esophagus 38.0 6.2 0.9 11.0 1.3 0.4 31.4 5.2 0.8 12.4 1.5 0.4
Stomach 81.2 13.6 1.3 58.6 7.2 0.9 39.2 6.6 0.9 30.4 3.6 0.6
Colorectal 333.0 55.7 2.7 334.0 39.8 2.0 112.0 18.8 1.6 122.2 13.2 1.1
Colon excluding rectum 228.8 38.4 2.2 247.2 28.9 1.7 96.8 16.2 1.5 106.6 11.5 1.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 104.2 17.3 1.5 86.8 10.9 1.1 15.2 2.6 0.6 15.6 1.7 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 78.0 12.9 1.3 33.4 4.1 0.6 54.4 9.0 1.1 27.0 3.2 0.6
Pancreas 106.4 17.7 1.5 98.8 11.4 1.0 80.6 13.4 1.3 80.6 9.0 0.9
Larynx 40.2 6.6 0.9 10.4 1.3 0.4 11.6 1.9 0.5 3.8 0.4 0.2
Lung and bronchus 407.0 68.8 3.0 381.8 47.3 2.2 266.4 45.0 2.4 231.6 27.1 1.6
Melanoma of the skin 97.0 16.2 1.5 96.4 12.6 1.2 14.2 2.4 0.6 14.0 1.7 0.4
Female breast       885.2 122.5 3.7       163.2 20.1 1.4
Cervix uteri       63.0 9.9 1.1       18.6 2.5 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       224.2 30.0 1.8       36.4 4.3 0.7
Ovary       104.0 14.1 1.3       64.6 7.8 0.9
Prostate 890.4 147.4 4.4       106.4 17.9 1.5      
Testis 34.8 5.6 0.8       2.4 0.4 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 248.4 41.9 2.3 81.6 9.7 1.0 46.6 7.7 1.0 22.2 2.4 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 132.6 22.1 1.7 74.4 9.7 1.0 31.6 5.2 0.8 15.8 1.9 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 48.2 8.2 1.0 40.8 6.0 0.9 30.8 5.2 0.8 22.6 3.0 0.6
Thyroid 49.4 8.1 1.0 159.6 25.4 1.8 3.2 0.6 0.3 6.6 0.8 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 24.0 4.1 0.7 20.2 3.3 0.7 4.0 0.7 0.3 2.8 0.3 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 149.8 25.0 1.8 145.6 18.7 1.4 40.6 6.7 0.9 38.4 4.3 0.6
Myeloma 54.6 9.2 1.1 36.8 4.6 0.7 18.6 3.1 0.6 17.4 2.0 0.4
Leukemias 103.0 17.7 1.5 77.0 10.1 1.1 52.6 9.0 1.1 43.4 5.3 0.7

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2013.
  • 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.