Cancer Incidence for Hempstead and Long Beach, Nassau County, 2008-2012

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 2418.4 585.9 10.4 2473.6 481.4 8.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 55.8 12.7 1.5 32.0 6.1 0.9
Esophagus 28.8 6.9 1.1 11.4 2.1 0.5
Stomach 44.2 11.1 1.5 31.8 6.2 1.0
Colorectal 195.2 47.9 3.0 207.2 37.8 2.3
Colon excluding rectum 133.6 33.4 2.5 152.4 27.4 1.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 61.6 14.5 1.6 54.8 10.4 1.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 49.8 11.3 1.4 16.2 3.0 0.7
Pancreas 74.4 18.3 1.9 71.2 12.8 1.3
Larynx 21.6 5.0 0.9 5.8 1.2 0.4
Lung and bronchus 267.6 66.5 3.6 313.6 58.3 2.9
Melanoma of the skin 119.2 29.4 2.4 85.8 17.7 1.7
Female breast       720.2 142.9 4.7
Cervix uteri       31.0 7.3 1.1
Corpus uterus and NOS       169.4 32.0 2.2
Ovary       68.0 13.1 1.4
Prostate 692.2 160.1 5.3      
Testis 19.2 5.4 1.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 182.2 45.6 3.0 65.0 11.8 1.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 112.8 26.7 2.2 61.4 11.6 1.3
Brain and other nervous system 31.8 8.2 1.3 25.4 5.4 0.9
Thyroid 49.8 12.1 1.5 120.6 28.0 2.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 15.4 4.1 0.9 11.0 2.8 0.7
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 119.0 29.4 2.4 109.0 21.1 1.8
Myeloma 44.8 10.9 1.4 39.8 7.3 1.0
Leukemias 85.8 21.4 2.0 65.6 13.0 1.4

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