Cancer Incidence and Mortality for Queens County, 2008-2012

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 5343.8 514.2 6.3 5363.6 399.3 4.9 1647.2 167.6 3.7 1667.8 118.3 2.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 141.0 12.9 1.0 81.4 6.2 0.6 30.6 2.9 0.5 16.8 1.2 0.3
Esophagus 59.6 5.7 0.7 21.2 1.5 0.3 43.0 4.2 0.6 15.0 1.1 0.2
Stomach 172.2 16.9 1.1 113.6 8.1 0.7 78.2 7.8 0.8 58.0 4.1 0.5
Colorectal 539.6 52.8 2.0 528.0 37.7 1.5 172.8 17.7 1.2 185.0 12.6 0.8
Colon excluding rectum 367.4 36.5 1.7 390.0 27.7 1.2 145.8 14.9 1.1 159.8 10.9 0.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 172.2 16.2 1.1 138.0 10.0 0.8 27.0 2.7 0.5 25.2 1.7 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 167.8 15.2 1.1 68.4 5.0 0.5 96.8 9.1 0.8 47.4 3.4 0.4
Pancreas 153.8 15.3 1.1 157.2 11.2 0.8 125.6 12.8 1.0 122.2 8.5 0.7
Larynx 61.0 5.8 0.7 14.4 1.0 0.2 17.8 1.8 0.4 4.4 0.3 0.1
Lung and bronchus 620.4 62.2 2.2 558.8 40.7 1.5 401.8 40.8 1.8 321.6 22.9 1.1
Melanoma of the skin 111.8 10.9 0.9 103.6 7.7 0.7 16.4 1.7 0.4 16.6 1.2 0.3
Female breast       1486.0 112.4 2.6       253.8 18.3 1.0
Cervix uteri       132.0 10.5 0.8       35.6 2.6 0.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       385.6 28.3 1.3       66.2 4.7 0.5
Ovary       171.6 12.8 0.9       104.8 7.5 0.7
Prostate 1591.6 148.4 3.3       178.2 19.6 1.3      
Testis 46.6 4.0 0.5       2.8 0.3 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 321.0 33.0 1.6 117.2 8.4 0.7 61.6 6.5 0.7 32.8 2.2 0.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 208.4 19.4 1.2 117.0 8.7 0.7 40.6 4.0 0.6 23.6 1.7 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 76.4 7.3 0.7 63.8 5.1 0.6 38.8 3.7 0.5 34.8 2.7 0.4
Thyroid 90.4 8.0 0.7 316.2 25.3 1.3 5.4 0.6 0.2 8.2 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 33.4 3.0 0.5 30.2 2.5 0.4 4.0 0.4 0.2 3.4 0.3 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 234.4 22.6 1.3 216.8 16.0 1.0 57.6 5.8 0.7 53.8 3.7 0.5
Myeloma 102.2 9.9 0.9 81.6 5.9 0.6 32.6 3.3 0.5 30.2 2.1 0.3
Leukemias 162.4 16.3 1.1 123.2 9.4 0.8 75.2 7.8 0.8 61.4 4.4 0.5

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