Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites, 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 2521.6 578.3 10.3 2522.8 484.6 9.3 880.8 192.9 5.8 887.4 140.1 4.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 61.4 14.2 1.6 32.2 6.4 1.1 13.6 3.1 0.8 7.0 1.2 0.5
Esophagus 28.0 6.3 1.1 9.2 1.5 0.5 25.0 5.6 1.0 10.0 1.6 0.5
Stomach 55.4 12.4 1.5 37.0 5.9 0.9 25.8 5.6 1.0 21.4 3.1 0.6
Colorectal 252.4 56.9 3.2 251.2 40.7 2.5 90.6 19.6 1.8 99.0 14.0 1.4
Colon excluding rectum 173.4 38.8 2.6 190.0 29.9 2.1 77.4 16.7 1.7 85.8 12.1 1.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 79.0 18.2 1.8 61.2 10.8 1.3 13.2 2.9 0.7 13.2 1.9 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 56.2 12.8 1.5 23.4 3.9 0.8 34.2 7.7 1.2 18.8 2.9 0.6
Pancreas 84.4 18.5 1.8 81.0 12.7 1.3 71.2 15.5 1.6 68.2 10.0 1.2
Larynx 31.2 7.1 1.1 6.8 1.3 0.4 8.6 1.9 0.6 3.6 0.5 0.3
Lung and bronchus 338.8 75.9 3.7 327.0 56.5 2.9 228.8 50.7 3.0 195.8 30.9 2.1
Melanoma of the skin 96.2 22.5 2.1 88.2 18.1 1.9 13.6 3.0 0.7 13.4 2.3 0.6
Female breast       660.6 137.8 5.1       125.8 21.5 1.9
Cervix uteri       35.0 9.0 1.4       13.0 2.6 0.7
Corpus uterus and NOS       174.2 35.0 2.5       27.8 4.6 0.8
Ovary       80.4 16.0 1.7       55.2 9.2 1.2
Prostate 612.8 138.0 4.9       89.8 18.2 1.7      
Testis 23.6 7.6 1.4       1.6 0.4 0.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 219.4 48.0 2.9 72.8 12.0 1.3 46.4 9.8 1.3 20.2 2.8 0.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 101.6 24.0 2.1 55.6 10.3 1.3 26.0 5.7 1.0 13.6 2.2 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 35.6 9.6 1.5 32.2 7.6 1.3 23.0 5.6 1.1 20.2 4.1 0.9
Thyroid 41.2 10.9 1.5 108.8 29.4 2.7 3.0 0.7 0.4 4.0 0.6 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 14.2 4.5 1.1 14.6 4.7 1.2 1.8 0.4 0.3 2.2 0.4 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 121.6 29.4 2.4 113.2 20.5 1.9 32.8 7.1 1.1 32.2 4.4 0.7
Myeloma 40.2 9.0 1.3 27.4 4.8 0.9 12.4 2.6 0.7 13.2 1.9 0.5
Leukemias 83.6 19.1 1.9 61.2 11.0 1.4 44.6 9.9 1.3 32.8 5.4 1.0

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.