Cancer Incidence for North Hempstead, 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 742.4 548.1 17.6 740.8 472.1 15.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 19.2 14.1 2.8 11.8 7.7 2.0
Esophagus 10.6 7.7 2.1 2.8 1.5 0.8
Stomach 16.6 12.3 2.6 7.2 4.3 1.4
Colorectal 57.6 43.4 5.0 56.8 32.5 3.8
Colon excluding rectum 38.2 27.8 3.9 41.8 23.2 3.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 19.4 15.6 3.1 15.0 9.3 2.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 14.8 10.6 2.4 6.8 4.3 1.4
Pancreas 18.0 13.2 2.7 25.0 14.2 2.5
Larynx 6.8 4.9 1.6 0.8 0.6 0.6
Lung and bronchus 73.2 54.0 5.5 83.6 48.5 4.6
Melanoma of the skin 45.0 33.4 4.4 34.0 23.4 3.5
Female breast       228.6 151.3 8.8
Cervix uteri       8.4 7.6 2.3
Corpus uterus and NOS       50.0 31.2 3.9
Ovary       21.8 14.2 2.7
Prostate 226.0 160.7 9.4      
Testis 5.6 5.6 2.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 52.8 38.3 4.6 18.8 10.4 2.1
Kidney and renal pelvis 31.8 23.5 3.7 16.6 10.4 2.2
Brain and other nervous system 8.0 6.3 2.0 7.8 5.6 1.8
Thyroid 12.4 10.4 2.6 33.8 27.0 4.1
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.6 4.9 1.8 3.0 2.8 1.4
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 35.4 27.1 4.0 30.2 18.8 3.0
Myeloma 13.0 9.4 2.3 10.2 6.0 1.6
Leukemias 29.6 22.5 3.6 18.8 11.4 2.3

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.