Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-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 4466.0 527.2 7.0 4502.2 419.0 5.6 1431.0 174.1 4.1 1455.8 125.1 2.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 117.8 13.5 1.1 68.4 6.6 0.7 26.6 3.1 0.5 15.2 1.4 0.3
Esophagus 48.8 5.7 0.7 17.8 1.5 0.3 37.6 4.5 0.6 14.2 1.2 0.3
Stomach 142.4 17.0 1.3 91.8 8.0 0.8 64.2 7.7 0.9 47.6 4.0 0.5
Colorectal 455.2 54.4 2.3 453.2 39.6 1.7 148.2 18.1 1.3 163.8 13.4 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 309.4 37.4 1.9 335.8 28.9 1.4 125.6 15.4 1.2 141.6 11.6 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 145.8 16.9 1.2 117.4 10.6 0.9 22.6 2.7 0.5 22.2 1.8 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 137.6 15.4 1.2 55.2 4.9 0.6 79.4 9.1 0.9 38.6 3.4 0.5
Pancreas 132.2 15.8 1.2 132.4 11.4 0.9 108.8 13.2 1.1 107.6 9.0 0.8
Larynx 49.2 5.7 0.7 12.2 1.1 0.3 15.6 1.8 0.4 4.2 0.3 0.1
Lung and bronchus 551.6 66.4 2.5 504.2 44.8 1.8 362.8 43.9 2.0 294.2 25.3 1.3
Melanoma of the skin 104.8 12.5 1.1 96.0 8.9 0.8 14.8 1.8 0.4 15.4 1.4 0.3
Female breast       1246.2 119.5 3.0       217.6 19.3 1.2
Cervix uteri       96.8 10.0 0.9       29.0 2.7 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       323.4 29.9 1.5       56.8 4.9 0.6
Ovary       145.8 13.7 1.0       90.6 7.9 0.7
Prostate 1279.0 145.5 3.6       159.4 20.2 1.4      
Testis 31.2 3.9 0.6       1.8 0.2 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 291.6 35.7 1.9 103.8 9.0 0.8 58.4 7.2 0.8 29.4 2.4 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 174.0 20.2 1.4 96.0 8.9 0.8 36.2 4.3 0.6 21.0 1.8 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 61.6 7.7 0.9 52.2 5.3 0.7 32.6 4.0 0.6 28.6 2.8 0.5
Thyroid 74.6 8.7 0.9 243.8 26.0 1.5 4.4 0.6 0.2 6.4 0.5 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 23.4 3.0 0.5 25.4 2.9 0.5 2.4 0.3 0.2 3.0 0.3 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 192.8 23.2 1.5 176.6 16.0 1.1 47.8 5.8 0.7 45.8 3.8 0.5
Myeloma 85.0 10.1 1.0 68.2 6.1 0.7 27.2 3.3 0.6 25.8 2.2 0.4
Leukemias 133.0 16.4 1.3 100.0 9.6 0.9 63.0 7.9 0.9 52.0 4.5 0.6

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.