Cancer Incidence for Jamaica 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 660.6 525.4 18.3 657.8 377.0 13.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 15.0 11.2 2.6 10.0 5.9 1.7
Esophagus 7.0 5.8 2.0 3.6 1.9 0.9
Stomach 21.6 18.0 3.5 14.8 8.2 1.9
Colorectal 62.8 50.9 5.8 70.2 38.4 4.1
Colon excluding rectum 43.8 36.4 4.9 52.8 28.5 3.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 19.0 14.5 3.0 17.4 9.9 2.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 19.0 14.5 3.0 6.8 3.9 1.3
Pancreas 17.2 14.9 3.2 19.0 10.6 2.2
Larynx 7.6 6.0 2.0 2.4 1.4 0.8
Lung and bronchus 64.2 53.3 6.0 62.6 35.3 4.0
Melanoma of the skin 4.4 3.7 1.6 3.2 1.8 0.9
Female breast       186.6 108.0 7.0
Cervix uteri       21.0 13.1 2.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       53.8 30.4 3.7
Ovary       24.2 14.0 2.5
Prostate 257.6 199.4 11.1      
Testis 2.6 1.9 1.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 28.2 24.2 4.1 10.8 6.0 1.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 22.8 17.5 3.3 16.0 9.1 2.0
Brain and other nervous system 9.0 6.9 2.1 7.4 4.6 1.5
Thyroid 8.4 6.6 2.0 29.2 17.9 2.9
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.4 2.5 1.2 5.0 3.1 1.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 27.2 21.5 3.7 19.8 11.5 2.3
Myeloma 19.4 15.5 3.2 15.6 8.9 2.0
Leukemias 16.0 13.1 2.9 13.6 7.9 1.9

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.