Cancer Incidence and Mortality for Queens County, 2007-2011

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 5333.4 524.7 6.4 5306.0 399.5 4.9 1624.2 168.5 3.7 1668.8 119.9 2.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 138.4 13.0 1.0 77.4 5.9 0.6 29.6 2.9 0.5 16.4 1.2 0.3
Esophagus 58.8 5.7 0.7 20.4 1.5 0.3 45.2 4.6 0.6 17.6 1.3 0.3
Stomach 174.2 17.4 1.2 112.2 8.2 0.7 74.4 7.6 0.8 55.2 4.0 0.5
Colorectal 543.4 54.0 2.1 551.8 39.9 1.5 168.8 17.6 1.2 190.4 13.2 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 373.0 37.7 1.7 401.6 28.8 1.3 145.0 15.1 1.1 166.0 11.5 0.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 170.4 16.3 1.1 150.2 11.1 0.8 23.8 2.5 0.5 24.4 1.7 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 158.6 14.7 1.0 66.6 4.9 0.5 98.6 9.5 0.9 47.4 3.4 0.4
Pancreas 154.0 15.6 1.1 149.8 10.7 0.8 121.8 12.7 1.0 120.8 8.5 0.7
Larynx 60.2 5.9 0.7 16.2 1.2 0.3 18.4 1.9 0.4 4.8 0.3 0.1
Lung and bronchus 625.4 63.8 2.3 557.4 41.1 1.5 400.8 41.5 1.8 329.6 23.7 1.2
Melanoma of the skin 105.8 10.5 0.9 105.0 7.9 0.7 15.8 1.6 0.4 15.8 1.2 0.3
Female breast       1494.4 114.5 2.6       256.0 18.7 1.0
Cervix uteri       129.2 10.3 0.8       35.2 2.6 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       381.8 28.4 1.3       66.0 4.7 0.5
Ovary       168.2 12.7 0.9       98.8 7.1 0.6
Prostate 1617.8 155.2 3.4       176.6 19.9 1.3      
Testis 45.2 3.9 0.5       2.8 0.3 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 326.2 34.2 1.7 112.4 8.2 0.7 59.6 6.4 0.7 31.4 2.2 0.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 211.8 20.2 1.2 116.4 8.8 0.7 41.4 4.2 0.6 23.0 1.6 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 74.2 7.1 0.7 62.4 5.0 0.6 40.6 4.0 0.6 30.6 2.4 0.4
Thyroid 81.2 7.3 0.7 288.8 23.4 1.2 3.8 0.4 0.2 9.0 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 35.6 3.3 0.5 31.2 2.6 0.4 4.6 0.4 0.2 4.2 0.3 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 223.0 21.9 1.3 210.4 15.7 1.0 58.2 5.9 0.7 52.4 3.7 0.5
Myeloma 99.4 10.0 0.9 75.0 5.5 0.6 34.2 3.6 0.5 30.8 2.2 0.4
Leukemias 154.8 15.8 1.1 119.2 9.2 0.8 71.8 7.6 0.8 63.0 4.6 0.5

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