Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-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 4464.2 535.7 7.1 4464.2 418.0 5.6 1416.2 174.7 4.1 1465.8 127.0 3.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 115.8 13.6 1.1 63.4 6.1 0.7 25.8 3.1 0.5 14.6 1.3 0.3
Esophagus 48.0 5.7 0.7 17.8 1.6 0.3 39.6 4.8 0.7 17.0 1.5 0.3
Stomach 143.8 17.4 1.3 90.8 8.0 0.8 61.2 7.4 0.8 46.4 4.0 0.5
Colorectal 458.2 55.3 2.3 476.4 41.9 1.7 144.8 17.9 1.3 168.4 13.9 1.0
Colon excluding rectum 316.2 38.6 1.9 348.6 30.3 1.5 124.8 15.4 1.2 147.2 12.2 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 142.0 16.7 1.2 127.8 11.6 0.9 20.0 2.5 0.5 21.2 1.7 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 129.4 14.8 1.2 54.4 4.9 0.6 83.6 9.8 1.0 39.2 3.4 0.5
Pancreas 130.2 15.8 1.2 127.6 10.9 0.9 106.0 13.1 1.1 107.8 9.0 0.8
Larynx 47.8 5.6 0.7 14.2 1.3 0.3 16.2 1.9 0.4 4.6 0.4 0.2
Lung and bronchus 558.6 68.2 2.6 503.4 45.1 1.8 364.2 44.8 2.1 302.2 26.1 1.3
Melanoma of the skin 98.2 11.9 1.1 97.8 9.1 0.8 14.4 1.8 0.4 14.4 1.3 0.3
Female breast       1249.6 120.9 3.1       220.4 19.7 1.2
Cervix uteri       96.0 9.8 0.9       28.8 2.7 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       319.8 29.8 1.5       57.6 5.0 0.6
Ovary       143.2 13.6 1.0       86.4 7.6 0.7
Prostate 1310.2 152.5 3.7       158.8 20.5 1.4      
Testis 30.2 3.8 0.6       1.8 0.2 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 298.0 36.9 1.9 98.2 8.6 0.8 56.0 7.0 0.8 28.4 2.3 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 179.4 21.2 1.4 96.6 9.0 0.8 36.4 4.4 0.6 20.4 1.7 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 58.4 7.4 0.9 50.8 5.2 0.7 34.0 4.2 0.6 25.4 2.4 0.4
Thyroid 66.2 7.7 0.8 224.2 24.0 1.4 3.0 0.4 0.2 7.2 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 24.8 3.1 0.6 26.0 3.0 0.5 2.8 0.3 0.2 3.4 0.3 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 182.6 22.3 1.5 171.6 15.7 1.1 49.2 6.0 0.8 44.4 3.8 0.5
Myeloma 83.0 10.1 1.0 63.8 5.7 0.6 28.0 3.5 0.6 27.2 2.3 0.4
Leukemias 124.4 15.6 1.2 96.2 9.3 0.9 60.0 7.6 0.9 52.8 4.7 0.6

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.