Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Whites, 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 2560.2 584.4 10.3 2560.4 484.7 9.2 882.8 192.6 5.8 911.6 142.1 4.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 61.2 14.3 1.6 32.8 6.4 1.1 13.0 3.0 0.7 7.4 1.2 0.4
Esophagus 28.4 6.4 1.1 8.8 1.5 0.5 26.4 5.9 1.0 12.0 2.0 0.5
Stomach 55.0 12.3 1.5 39.8 6.5 1.0 27.2 5.9 1.0 22.4 3.2 0.7
Colorectal 259.2 57.9 3.2 269.0 42.8 2.5 89.8 19.3 1.8 103.6 14.4 1.4
Colon excluding rectum 179.0 39.6 2.6 201.8 31.2 2.1 78.4 16.7 1.7 91.0 12.7 1.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 80.2 18.3 1.8 67.2 11.6 1.4 11.4 2.6 0.7 12.6 1.8 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 52.8 12.1 1.5 23.0 3.7 0.7 40.2 9.2 1.3 19.2 2.8 0.6
Pancreas 84.4 18.4 1.8 80.2 12.2 1.3 67.0 14.5 1.6 69.6 10.1 1.2
Larynx 30.2 6.9 1.1 8.6 1.5 0.5 9.6 2.2 0.6 3.6 0.5 0.2
Lung and bronchus 348.4 77.8 3.7 335.2 56.8 2.9 233.0 51.3 3.0 206.4 32.1 2.1
Melanoma of the skin 90.0 21.1 2.0 90.2 18.0 1.8 12.8 2.8 0.7 12.6 2.1 0.6
Female breast       675.8 140.1 5.1       131.2 22.0 1.9
Cervix uteri       35.2 8.7 1.4       12.6 2.3 0.6
Corpus uterus and NOS       173.6 34.2 2.4       29.4 4.8 0.8
Ovary       81.2 16.4 1.8       54.0 8.8 1.1
Prostate 646.8 145.3 5.1       91.0 18.4 1.7      
Testis 22.4 7.1 1.3       1.4 0.3 0.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 224.4 48.7 2.9 69.6 11.0 1.2 43.2 9.0 1.2 19.8 2.7 0.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 106.2 25.1 2.2 57.8 10.5 1.3 26.8 5.7 1.0 13.2 2.1 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 34.6 9.3 1.5 31.4 7.3 1.3 24.6 6.0 1.1 18.2 3.6 0.9
Thyroid 37.0 9.6 1.4 104.8 28.3 2.6 2.4 0.6 0.3 4.8 0.6 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 15.2 4.6 1.1 16.2 4.8 1.1 2.2 0.5 0.3 2.2 0.4 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 115.8 27.3 2.3 111.6 20.0 1.8 32.6 7.0 1.1 31.0 4.4 0.8
Myeloma 42.0 9.4 1.3 27.2 4.6 0.8 13.4 2.8 0.7 14.0 2.0 0.5
Leukemias 76.6 17.7 1.9 59.0 10.9 1.5 42.2 9.3 1.3 34.4 5.8 1.0

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.