Cancer Incidence for Northeast 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 263.4 485.0 26.5 273.8 402.1 22.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 6.6 11.4 3.9 4.2 6.4 2.9
Esophagus 2.8 5.2 2.8 1.0 1.3 1.2
Stomach 8.4 15.2 4.7 5.4 7.9 3.1
Colorectal 24.6 44.7 8.0 28.2 38.1 6.6
Colon excluding rectum 16.6 30.1 6.5 20.6 26.5 5.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 8.0 14.6 4.6 7.6 11.6 3.9
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 7.0 12.6 4.3 1.8 2.6 1.8
Pancreas 10.2 18.4 5.1 9.2 12.1 3.6
Larynx 1.6 2.9 2.0 0.6 0.6 0.7
Lung and bronchus 33.6 61.2 9.3 32.8 44.4 7.0
Melanoma of the skin 8.4 15.7 4.8 7.2 11.3 3.9
Female breast       80.0 122.6 12.4
Cervix uteri       1.6 2.7 2.0
Corpus uterus and NOS       18.2 25.8 5.4
Ovary       7.0 11.2 3.9
Prostate 66.0 120.0 13.1      
Testis 2.2 5.6 3.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 21.4 39.3 7.5 7.4 10.5 3.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 8.4 14.9 4.6 4.6 7.0 3.0
Brain and other nervous system 4.4 9.0 3.9 2.8 4.8 2.7
Thyroid 4.2 8.2 3.6 17.0 30.1 6.7
Hodgkin lymphoma 1.6 3.3 2.4 1.2 2.7 2.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 13.0 24.4 6.1 12.0 16.6 4.3
Myeloma 5.0 8.7 3.4 3.0 4.3 2.2
Leukemias 8.8 17.6 5.3 7.0 9.7 3.5

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