Cancer Incidence and Mortality for Queens County, 2009-2013

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Incidence Mortality
Males Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 5325.6 501.5 6.1 5440.4 400.4 4.8 1656.6 165.1 3.6 1691.6 118.2 2.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 146.2 13.1 1.0 77.4 5.7 0.6 30.4 2.8 0.5 17.4 1.3 0.3
Esophagus 59.2 5.5 0.6 20.2 1.4 0.3 42.8 4.0 0.5 15.4 1.1 0.2
Stomach 172.6 16.6 1.1 119.0 8.4 0.7 78.4 7.7 0.8 60.0 4.2 0.5
Colorectal 525.2 50.5 2.0 518.4 36.6 1.4 175.0 17.5 1.2 186.2 12.5 0.8
Colon excluding rectum 357.4 34.9 1.6 385.2 27.1 1.2 148.6 14.9 1.1 160.8 10.8 0.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 167.8 15.6 1.1 133.2 9.5 0.7 26.4 2.6 0.5 25.4 1.7 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 172.6 15.4 1.0 71.0 5.1 0.5 99.4 9.2 0.8 52.0 3.7 0.5
Pancreas 155.6 15.0 1.1 165.2 11.6 0.8 126.2 12.6 1.0 126.6 8.7 0.7
Larynx 60.2 5.6 0.6 13.0 0.9 0.2 18.6 1.8 0.4 4.2 0.3 0.1
Lung and bronchus 608.4 59.6 2.2 552.6 39.7 1.5 404.8 40.3 1.8 324.6 22.8 1.1
Melanoma of the skin 112.0 10.7 0.9 105.2 7.7 0.7 18.6 1.8 0.4 15.6 1.1 0.2
Female breast       1510.6 113.0 2.6       257.6 18.2 1.0
Cervix uteri       128.4 10.2 0.8       38.2 2.8 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       396.0 28.6 1.3       73.6 5.1 0.5
Ovary       169.4 12.6 0.9       101.6 7.2 0.6
Prostate 1568.6 142.5 3.2       177.2 19.1 1.3      
Testis 48.4 4.1 0.5       3.2 0.3 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 311.8 31.4 1.6 119.6 8.5 0.7 58.6 6.1 0.7 32.2 2.1 0.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 208.0 19.1 1.2 116.8 8.6 0.7 39.2 3.8 0.5 21.8 1.5 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 70.6 6.6 0.7 62.4 4.9 0.6 37.0 3.5 0.5 34.8 2.6 0.4
Thyroid 96.8 8.5 0.8 339.2 27.1 1.3 5.2 0.5 0.2 8.6 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 32.4 2.9 0.4 29.4 2.5 0.4 4.0 0.4 0.2 3.0 0.2 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 245.2 23.2 1.3 219.4 15.9 1.0 58.2 5.8 0.7 55.2 3.8 0.5
Myeloma 103.8 9.9 0.9 89.8 6.4 0.6 35.2 3.5 0.5 27.8 1.9 0.3
Leukemias 163.0 16.0 1.1 132.6 9.9 0.8 76.6 7.8 0.8 59.0 4.2 0.5

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