Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Hispanics, 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 869.2 476.3 15.7 841.8 325.7 10.1 208.0 133.2 9.0 203.0 85.4 5.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 22.6 11.3 2.3 14.0 5.6 1.4 3.8 2.2 1.1 1.8 0.8 0.5
Esophagus 10.8 6.0 1.8 2.6 1.2 0.7 5.6 4.0 1.6 0.6 0.3 0.3
Stomach 30.4 16.8 3.0 21.4 8.8 1.7 13.2 7.8 2.1 8.8 3.5 1.1
Colorectal 85.2 47.7 5.1 75.4 31.3 3.2 24.0 14.8 2.9 22.0 9.8 1.9
Colon excluding rectum 56.8 32.1 4.2 53.0 22.6 2.8 20.2 12.1 2.6 18.8 8.4 1.7
Rectum & rectosigmoid 28.4 15.6 2.9 22.4 8.7 1.7 3.8 2.7 1.3 3.2 1.3 0.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 29.2 15.0 2.7 12.2 5.1 1.3 15.0 8.3 2.1 8.2 3.3 1.0
Pancreas 23.8 14.9 2.9 22.2 9.7 1.8 15.8 10.2 2.5 13.0 5.8 1.4
Larynx 12.4 7.8 2.1 2.0 0.7 0.5 2.2 1.8 1.2 0.2 0.1 0.1
Lung and bronchus 66.8 42.2 4.9 54.0 22.9 2.8 36.6 24.3 3.8 27.4 11.5 2.0
Melanoma of the skin 7.6 4.0 1.4 7.2 2.9 1.0 1.4 0.7 0.5 1.4 0.7 0.5
Female breast       244.8 90.5 5.2       35.6 14.3 2.2
Cervix uteri       33.2 11.7 1.8       6.4 2.5 0.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       62.0 23.5 2.7       8.4 3.4 1.1
Ovary       25.0 9.4 1.7       12.4 5.1 1.3
Prostate 307.6 173.5 9.4       17.8 16.8 3.7      
Testis 15.0 4.0 1.0       1.0 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 28.2 18.3 3.3 14.2 6.3 1.5 3.6 2.7 1.3 3.0 1.5 0.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 32.4 16.2 2.8 19.8 7.6 1.5 5.0 3.4 1.5 2.6 1.1 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 15.8 6.9 1.7 11.6 4.2 1.1 6.6 3.2 1.2 5.2 2.1 0.8
Thyroid 15.0 5.8 1.4 64.6 22.1 2.4 0.8 0.6 0.6 1.8 0.7 0.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 10.8 3.8 1.1 5.2 1.8 0.7 1.8 0.6 0.4 0.8 0.4 0.4
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 40.4 21.0 3.3 38.8 15.4 2.2 9.0 5.6 1.8 8.0 3.5 1.1
Myeloma 16.4 9.6 2.3 11.2 4.5 1.2 6.2 3.9 1.5 3.6 1.5 0.7
Leukemias 30.4 15.5 2.8 23.0 8.8 1.7 11.8 6.8 2.0 10.2 4.0 1.1

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.