Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-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 4444.4 516.3 6.9 4551.4 420.8 5.6 1436.2 172.1 4.0 1470.8 125.3 2.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 123.8 13.9 1.1 65.4 6.2 0.7 26.8 3.1 0.5 14.8 1.3 0.3
Esophagus 50.2 5.7 0.7 17.2 1.5 0.3 36.8 4.2 0.6 14.6 1.2 0.3
Stomach 143.0 16.9 1.3 93.6 8.1 0.8 64.8 7.8 0.9 48.8 4.1 0.5
Colorectal 442.4 52.2 2.2 443.8 38.6 1.6 149.4 18.0 1.3 162.8 13.2 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 301.0 35.9 1.8 330.8 28.5 1.4 127.0 15.3 1.2 140.6 11.4 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 141.4 16.3 1.2 113.0 10.1 0.9 22.4 2.7 0.5 22.2 1.8 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 140.2 15.5 1.2 54.2 4.8 0.6 80.8 9.1 0.9 40.6 3.6 0.5
Pancreas 132.6 15.5 1.2 138.2 11.8 0.9 108.4 13.0 1.1 109.4 9.0 0.8
Larynx 49.6 5.7 0.7 10.4 0.9 0.3 16.6 2.0 0.4 4.0 0.3 0.1
Lung and bronchus 540.6 64.0 2.4 499.2 44.1 1.8 365.4 43.6 2.0 299.0 25.5 1.3
Melanoma of the skin 104.8 12.3 1.1 96.8 8.9 0.8 16.8 2.0 0.4 14.2 1.2 0.3
Female breast       1260.6 120.1 3.0       221.2 19.3 1.2
Cervix uteri       95.0 9.8 0.9       29.8 2.8 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       334.6 30.4 1.5       63.0 5.4 0.6
Ovary       143.6 13.5 1.0       89.4 7.8 0.7
Prostate 1256.8 140.1 3.5       157.0 19.7 1.4      
Testis 33.4 4.2 0.6       1.8 0.2 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 280.0 33.8 1.8 105.4 9.1 0.8 55.0 6.7 0.8 29.2 2.3 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 174.0 20.0 1.4 93.8 8.6 0.8 35.4 4.1 0.6 19.2 1.6 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 56.6 7.0 0.8 52.4 5.2 0.7 30.6 3.7 0.6 29.2 2.8 0.5
Thyroid 80.0 9.2 0.9 258.8 27.5 1.5 4.0 0.5 0.2 7.0 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 23.4 2.9 0.5 24.0 2.8 0.5 2.6 0.3 0.2 2.6 0.2 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 200.6 23.9 1.5 178.2 16.0 1.1 49.4 5.9 0.7 47.0 3.9 0.5
Myeloma 85.6 10.0 1.0 76.0 6.8 0.7 29.2 3.4 0.6 23.8 2.0 0.4
Leukemias 135.0 16.3 1.2 108.2 10.1 0.9 64.8 8.0 0.9 50.4 4.3 0.6

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.