Cancer Incidence for North Hempstead, 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 752.2 552.2 17.6 738.2 471.3 15.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 19.6 14.5 2.9 10.4 7.1 1.9
Esophagus 10.6 7.7 2.1 3.4 2.0 1.0
Stomach 17.8 13.3 2.8 8.2 5.0 1.5
Colorectal 57.0 42.5 4.9 54.2 30.9 3.7
Colon excluding rectum 39.4 28.9 4.0 39.0 21.4 3.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 17.6 13.6 2.8 15.2 9.4 2.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 13.4 9.2 2.2 6.0 3.9 1.4
Pancreas 19.4 14.2 2.8 27.4 15.7 2.6
Larynx 7.0 5.0 1.7 1.2 0.8 0.6
Lung and bronchus 72.4 53.1 5.5 82.0 47.3 4.6
Melanoma of the skin 49.6 36.8 4.6 33.6 23.3 3.5
Female breast       227.8 150.1 8.7
Cervix uteri       8.6 7.9 2.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       46.6 28.7 3.7
Ovary       21.0 13.6 2.6
Prostate 214.8 151.3 9.0      
Testis 5.0 4.6 1.8      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 55.2 40.0 4.7 18.6 10.3 2.1
Kidney and renal pelvis 31.6 23.7 3.7 15.4 9.6 2.1
Brain and other nervous system 8.6 6.8 2.0 7.6 5.3 1.7
Thyroid 14.2 11.9 2.8 38.6 31.6 4.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.4 4.6 1.7 3.2 3.1 1.5
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 37.8 28.6 4.1 30.8 18.9 3.0
Myeloma 13.2 9.6 2.3 10.0 6.0 1.7
Leukemias 28.4 21.5 3.5 18.6 11.2 2.3

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.