Cancer Incidence for North Hempstead, 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 745.8 539.1 17.3 751.8 473.2 15.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 19.4 14.1 2.8 10.2 6.8 1.9
Esophagus 10.0 7.1 2.0 3.2 1.8 0.9
Stomach 18.0 13.2 2.7 9.4 5.5 1.6
Colorectal 55.4 40.3 4.7 54.2 30.4 3.6
Colon excluding rectum 40.0 28.4 3.9 39.8 21.4 3.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 15.4 11.9 2.7 14.4 8.9 2.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 12.0 8.0 2.0 5.8 3.6 1.3
Pancreas 19.6 14.2 2.8 27.6 15.3 2.6
Larynx 6.2 4.3 1.5 1.4 0.9 0.7
Lung and bronchus 71.6 51.8 5.4 84.8 48.6 4.6
Melanoma of the skin 49.2 36.3 4.5 31.0 20.9 3.3
Female breast       230.2 150.6 8.7
Cervix uteri       8.4 7.1 2.1
Corpus uterus and NOS       46.8 28.9 3.7
Ovary       19.4 12.7 2.5
Prostate 208.0 143.9 8.7      
Testis 5.0 4.8 1.9      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 56.0 39.7 4.7 19.4 10.6 2.1
Kidney and renal pelvis 31.0 23.5 3.7 14.0 8.2 1.9
Brain and other nervous system 8.0 6.4 2.0 7.8 5.7 1.8
Thyroid 14.6 11.8 2.7 42.0 33.5 4.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.8 4.2 1.7 3.2 2.9 1.4
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 40.0 29.3 4.1 32.0 19.3 3.0
Myeloma 14.6 10.4 2.4 11.6 6.7 1.7
Leukemias 30.0 22.5 3.6 20.4 12.6 2.4

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.