Cancer Incidence for Hempstead and Long Beach, Nassau County, 2009-2013

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 2436.2 583.1 10.4 2480.0 476.6 8.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 57.4 13.0 1.5 34.6 6.5 1.0
Esophagus 28.8 6.7 1.1 12.4 2.2 0.5
Stomach 47.4 11.8 1.5 31.4 6.0 0.9
Colorectal 190.4 46.0 2.9 203.8 36.6 2.2
Colon excluding rectum 131.4 32.3 2.5 145.4 25.7 1.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 59.0 13.7 1.6 58.4 10.9 1.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 51.0 11.3 1.4 17.2 3.1 0.7
Pancreas 74.2 18.0 1.8 70.0 12.3 1.3
Larynx 20.8 4.8 0.9 5.8 1.1 0.4
Lung and bronchus 264.0 64.7 3.5 302.8 55.6 2.8
Melanoma of the skin 119.6 29.1 2.3 89.0 18.2 1.7
Female breast       722.0 141.6 4.6
Cervix uteri       30.4 6.9 1.1
Corpus uterus and NOS       172.4 31.9 2.1
Ovary       63.0 11.9 1.3
Prostate 686.6 156.4 5.2      
Testis 19.6 5.5 1.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 181.4 45.2 2.9 63.6 11.5 1.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 116.0 27.2 2.2 64.6 12.1 1.3
Brain and other nervous system 34.0 8.5 1.3 24.4 5.1 0.9
Thyroid 52.0 12.7 1.5 127.4 29.5 2.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 14.0 3.7 0.9 12.0 3.0 0.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 119.6 29.4 2.4 106.4 20.4 1.7
Myeloma 50.0 12.1 1.5 40.4 7.3 1.0
Leukemias 92.4 23.1 2.1 73.0 14.2 1.5

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 per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.