Cancer Incidence for Jamaica Neighborhood, Queens, 2007-2011

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 661.0 526.5 18.3 648.2 370.1 12.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 13.4 10.0 2.4 8.8 5.2 1.6
Esophagus 7.0 5.8 2.0 3.0 1.6 0.8
Stomach 22.2 18.3 3.5 16.6 9.4 2.0
Colorectal 62.8 50.6 5.7 75.6 40.9 4.2
Colon excluding rectum 44.2 36.6 4.9 55.8 30.1 3.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 18.6 14.0 2.9 19.8 10.9 2.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 19.4 14.7 3.0 6.6 3.7 1.3
Pancreas 16.8 14.4 3.1 16.8 9.4 2.0
Larynx 7.4 5.9 1.9 2.8 1.6 0.8
Lung and bronchus 65.4 54.6 6.0 60.8 34.2 3.9
Melanoma of the skin 4.2 3.5 1.5 3.2 1.8 0.9
Female breast       185.6 107.1 7.0
Cervix uteri       21.0 12.7 2.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       53.6 30.1 3.6
Ovary       22.8 13.3 2.5
Prostate 259.8 201.8 11.2      
Testis 3.0 2.2 1.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 29.8 25.5 4.2 10.2 5.8 1.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 25.2 19.3 3.4 15.0 8.6 2.0
Brain and other nervous system 8.0 6.1 1.9 7.4 4.7 1.5
Thyroid 6.2 4.8 1.7 27.8 16.9 2.8
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.4 2.6 1.2 4.8 3.0 1.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 27.4 21.9 3.7 19.0 11.2 2.3
Myeloma 17.2 13.7 3.0 12.6 7.1 1.8
Leukemias 15.4 12.7 2.9 13.6 7.8 1.9

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