Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Hispanics, Queens County, 2009-2013

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 881.2 440.5 14.3 889.0 322.7 9.7 220.4 128.4 8.3 220.8 86.9 5.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 22.4 9.6 1.9 12.0 4.6 1.2 3.6 1.7 0.8 2.6 1.1 0.6
Esophagus 9.0 4.8 1.5 3.0 1.1 0.6 6.0 3.7 1.4 0.8 0.3 0.3
Stomach 29.6 14.7 2.6 25.4 9.9 1.8 13.6 7.0 1.8 11.2 4.3 1.1
Colorectal 82.8 43.4 4.6 74.6 28.5 3.0 25.6 13.8 2.6 23.4 9.4 1.7
Colon excluding rectum 56.4 29.9 3.9 54.4 21.3 2.6 21.6 11.4 2.4 20.2 8.2 1.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 26.4 13.5 2.5 20.2 7.2 1.4 4.0 2.4 1.1 3.2 1.2 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 32.4 15.8 2.6 16.8 6.5 1.4 18.6 9.2 2.0 11.4 4.6 1.2
Pancreas 23.0 12.7 2.5 27.0 10.9 1.9 17.8 10.4 2.3 17.2 7.2 1.5
Larynx 10.6 5.5 1.6 2.6 0.9 0.5 2.0 1.5 1.0 0.2 0.1 0.1
Lung and bronchus 67.8 38.7 4.5 53.4 21.0 2.6 39.4 24.5 3.7 25.6 10.2 1.8
Melanoma of the skin 7.2 3.2 1.2 8.4 3.2 1.0 1.8 0.6 0.4 1.4 0.6 0.5
Female breast       250.0 87.4 4.9       36.4 13.4 2.0
Cervix uteri       33.4 11.3 1.7       8.4 3.0 0.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       61.4 21.8 2.5       10.6 4.0 1.1
Ovary       25.8 9.1 1.6       12.2 4.8 1.2
Prostate 311.8 156.8 8.4       20.2 16.7 3.4      
Testis 15.0 3.9 0.9       1.4 0.3 0.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 31.8 19.4 3.2 14.2 5.8 1.4 3.6 2.6 1.3 3.0 1.3 0.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 34.0 15.5 2.6 23.0 8.3 1.5 3.8 2.2 1.1 2.6 1.1 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 14.0 6.1 1.6 10.0 3.3 0.9 6.4 3.2 1.2 5.6 2.0 0.8
Thyroid 16.8 6.4 1.5 80.4 26.2 2.6 1.2 0.5 0.4 1.6 0.6 0.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 9.0 3.2 1.1 5.4 1.8 0.7 1.4 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.1 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 44.6 20.8 3.0 41.2 15.1 2.1 8.8 5.3 1.7 8.2 3.4 1.1
Myeloma 18.2 9.9 2.3 13.8 5.2 1.3 6.0 3.7 1.5 4.0 1.5 0.7
Leukemias 28.0 13.8 2.6 24.4 8.9 1.6 11.8 6.3 1.8 8.6 3.3 1.0

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2015.
  • 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.