Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites, 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 2455.0 567.5 10.3 2485.6 486.1 9.4 862.0 189.9 5.8 879.8 141.2 4.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 66.0 15.3 1.7 29.4 6.0 1.1 12.8 2.9 0.7 6.4 1.2 0.5
Esophagus 27.8 6.3 1.1 9.4 1.5 0.5 22.8 5.2 1.0 10.4 1.7 0.5
Stomach 53.6 12.2 1.5 35.8 5.9 1.0 24.2 5.4 1.0 21.0 3.2 0.7
Colorectal 241.2 54.9 3.2 244.6 40.5 2.5 90.4 19.8 1.9 100.6 14.8 1.4
Colon excluding rectum 165.6 37.5 2.6 185.8 29.9 2.1 78.2 17.1 1.7 87.8 12.7 1.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 75.6 17.5 1.8 58.8 10.6 1.3 12.2 2.7 0.7 12.8 2.1 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 57.4 13.0 1.5 22.8 3.9 0.8 34.0 7.6 1.2 19.0 3.0 0.6
Pancreas 80.2 17.8 1.8 80.0 12.8 1.4 69.4 15.3 1.6 67.8 10.1 1.2
Larynx 32.2 7.3 1.1 6.2 1.2 0.4 10.0 2.2 0.6 3.4 0.5 0.3
Lung and bronchus 328.2 73.8 3.6 321.4 56.7 2.9 226.0 50.3 3.0 196.2 31.7 2.1
Melanoma of the skin 96.0 22.5 2.1 87.4 17.9 1.9 15.6 3.6 0.8 12.2 2.0 0.6
Female breast       642.2 136.8 5.2       124.2 21.2 1.8
Cervix uteri       34.2 9.0 1.5       11.4 2.3 0.7
Corpus uterus and NOS       175.4 35.2 2.5       29.0 4.8 0.8
Ovary       76.2 15.8 1.8       53.6 9.1 1.2
Prostate 576.2 130.2 4.8       87.6 18.0 1.7      
Testis 25.6 8.2 1.5       1.6 0.4 0.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 206.0 45.5 2.8 74.4 12.6 1.4 44.0 9.2 1.2 20.2 2.7 0.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 96.6 23.1 2.1 51.4 9.9 1.3 24.6 5.5 1.0 12.0 2.0 0.5
Brain and other nervous system 31.6 8.6 1.4 32.2 7.4 1.3 21.2 5.2 1.0 20.4 4.2 0.9
Thyroid 42.6 11.7 1.6 107.0 29.3 2.7 2.4 0.5 0.3 4.0 0.6 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 14.8 4.7 1.1 12.8 4.3 1.2 1.6 0.3 0.2 2.2 0.4 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 127.2 31.3 2.5 113.4 20.9 1.9 31.2 7.0 1.1 32.6 4.6 0.8
Myeloma 39.8 8.9 1.3 34.0 6.0 1.0 13.2 2.7 0.7 12.6 1.9 0.5
Leukemias 83.6 19.1 1.9 68.2 12.1 1.5 43.6 9.7 1.3 32.6 5.3 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.