Cancer Incidence for Hempstead and Long Beach, Nassau County, 2007-2011

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 2430.6 592.0 10.5 2428.4 474.3 8.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 56.8 13.1 1.5 31.2 6.0 0.9
Esophagus 28.0 6.8 1.1 9.8 1.8 0.5
Stomach 45.8 11.5 1.5 33.0 6.4 1.0
Colorectal 205.2 50.7 3.1 208.6 38.3 2.3
Colon excluding rectum 141.6 35.6 2.6 154.2 27.9 2.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 63.6 15.1 1.7 54.4 10.4 1.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 51.0 11.8 1.4 17.8 3.3 0.7
Pancreas 71.6 17.8 1.8 68.4 12.3 1.3
Larynx 21.8 5.1 1.0 5.6 1.1 0.4
Lung and bronchus 269.2 67.2 3.6 311.0 58.1 2.9
Melanoma of the skin 123.2 30.4 2.4 81.4 16.8 1.6
Female breast       709.2 141.0 4.6
Cervix uteri       29.4 6.9 1.1
Corpus uterus and NOS       168.2 31.9 2.2
Ovary       70.0 13.6 1.4
Prostate 720.8 167.8 5.5      
Testis 20.2 5.6 1.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 178.4 45.0 3.0 62.8 11.4 1.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 111.4 26.8 2.2 60.0 11.5 1.3
Brain and other nervous system 30.6 8.0 1.3 26.2 5.6 1.0
Thyroid 45.0 11.1 1.5 115.0 26.5 2.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 14.4 3.8 0.9 13.4 3.3 0.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 116.6 29.0 2.4 106.8 20.9 1.8
Myeloma 42.2 10.3 1.4 35.4 6.5 1.0
Leukemias 79.2 20.0 2.0 60.6 12.1 1.4

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