Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Hispanics, 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 877.8 458.2 14.9 861.4 322.2 9.9 216.2 131.7 8.7 212.0 86.4 5.3
Oral cavity and pharynx 23.2 10.7 2.1 13.0 5.1 1.3 4.0 2.1 1.0 1.6 0.7 0.5
Esophagus 10.8 6.1 1.8 3.4 1.4 0.7 5.4 3.6 1.5 0.8 0.4 0.4
Stomach 29.8 15.8 2.8 21.8 8.8 1.7 14.0 7.7 2.0 10.4 4.1 1.1
Colorectal 84.4 44.8 4.7 74.8 29.7 3.1 24.6 14.2 2.8 21.2 8.9 1.7
Colon excluding rectum 58.0 31.1 4.0 54.2 21.9 2.7 20.2 11.5 2.5 18.2 7.7 1.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 26.4 13.7 2.6 20.6 7.8 1.5 4.4 2.7 1.2 3.0 1.2 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 30.2 15.1 2.6 13.2 5.3 1.3 17.4 9.1 2.1 8.8 3.6 1.1
Pancreas 21.6 12.9 2.7 24.8 10.5 1.9 16.8 10.3 2.4 14.6 6.2 1.4
Larynx 11.8 6.6 1.8 2.2 0.8 0.5 2.2 1.6 1.0 0.2 0.1 0.1
Lung and bronchus 68.8 42.0 4.8 54.6 22.3 2.7 39.0 25.3 3.8 27.4 11.3 1.9
Melanoma of the skin 7.0 3.3 1.2 7.6 2.9 0.9 1.6 0.7 0.5 1.2 0.6 0.5
Female breast       239.8 86.1 5.0       36.2 13.9 2.1
Cervix uteri       35.2 12.3 1.8       6.6 2.5 0.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       62.2 22.5 2.6       9.4 3.8 1.1
Ovary       25.8 9.5 1.7       14.2 5.9 1.4
Prostate 312.6 166.4 8.9       18.8 16.6 3.5      
Testis 15.4 4.0 0.9       1.0 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 29.4 18.4 3.2 13.4 5.7 1.4 3.2 2.3 1.2 3.4 1.6 0.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 34.4 16.9 2.8 21.0 7.8 1.5 4.4 2.7 1.3 2.6 1.1 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 14.8 6.2 1.5 11.6 4.0 1.0 6.2 3.0 1.1 6.2 2.3 0.8
Thyroid 15.8 6.1 1.5 72.4 24.0 2.5 1.0 0.5 0.6 1.8 0.7 0.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 10.0 3.6 1.1 4.8 1.6 0.7 1.6 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 41.6 19.8 3.0 40.2 15.4 2.2 9.8 5.9 1.9 8.0 3.4 1.1
Myeloma 17.2 9.2 2.2 13.4 5.1 1.3 5.4 3.4 1.4 4.4 1.8 0.8
Leukemias 29.4 14.9 2.7 23.2 8.6 1.6 12.2 7.0 2.0 9.4 3.7 1.1

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.