Cancer Incidence for Central Queens Neighborhood, Queens, 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 249.0 487.2 27.4 253.8 400.2 22.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 6.8 13.4 4.6 4.4 6.7 2.8
Esophagus 3.2 5.9 2.9 0.8 1.1 1.1
Stomach 7.8 15.4 4.9 4.0 6.6 2.9
Colorectal 25.2 49.2 8.7 20.6 30.1 5.9
Colon excluding rectum 16.2 31.7 7.0 16.6 23.9 5.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 9.0 17.5 5.2 4.0 6.2 2.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 6.2 11.9 4.3 5.8 8.8 3.3
Pancreas 8.2 15.5 4.8 8.4 12.0 3.7
Larynx 3.2 5.9 2.9 1.0 1.7 1.5
Lung and bronchus 29.2 58.6 9.6 25.4 37.6 6.6
Melanoma of the skin 5.2 10.0 3.9 5.0 7.6 3.1
Female breast       73.8 119.8 12.5
Cervix uteri       4.8 8.2 3.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       20.4 31.6 6.2
Ovary       8.4 13.3 4.1
Prostate 63.6 124.8 13.9      
Testis 2.0 4.6 2.8      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 18.8 36.8 7.5 6.0 8.7 3.2
Kidney and renal pelvis 11.0 21.2 5.7 6.8 11.0 3.8
Brain and other nervous system 6.0 12.1 4.4 3.8 6.7 3.1
Thyroid 4.2 8.0 3.5 15.8 28.9 6.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 1.6 3.6 2.5 1.2 2.2 1.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 13.4 26.5 6.4 12.0 18.6 4.8
Myeloma 5.0 9.4 3.7 2.6 3.9 2.1
Leukemias 10.2 19.9 5.5 6.0 9.6 3.6

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.