Cancer Incidence for North 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 742.6 511.8 16.7 753.2 415.1 13.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 23.8 15.8 2.9 11.8 6.7 1.8
Esophagus 6.6 4.5 1.5 2.6 1.2 0.7
Stomach 35.0 23.5 3.5 19.0 9.8 2.0
Colorectal 84.8 58.5 5.6 79.8 41.2 4.2
Colon excluding rectum 59.6 41.5 4.8 56.2 28.4 3.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 25.2 17.0 3.0 23.6 12.8 2.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 28.4 18.6 3.1 11.2 6.0 1.6
Pancreas 25.2 17.8 3.1 25.6 12.6 2.2
Larynx 6.0 4.1 1.5 3.0 1.7 0.9
Lung and bronchus 98.8 68.8 6.1 83.8 43.1 4.2
Melanoma of the skin 16.8 11.5 2.5 14.6 8.2 2.0
Female breast       212.8 121.6 7.5
Cervix uteri       16.6 10.6 2.3
Corpus uterus and NOS       45.0 24.6 3.3
Ovary       19.6 10.9 2.2
Prostate 168.0 113.0 7.7      
Testis 4.4 3.6 1.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 53.6 37.7 4.6 17.8 8.8 1.9
Kidney and renal pelvis 34.4 23.2 3.5 16.4 9.0 2.0
Brain and other nervous system 9.0 6.5 1.9 5.8 3.5 1.3
Thyroid 12.4 8.7 2.2 48.0 32.1 4.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.2 2.4 1.2 2.2 1.6 1.0
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 32.2 22.4 3.5 32.6 17.2 2.7
Myeloma 11.2 7.8 2.1 9.0 4.4 1.3
Leukemias 25.8 18.5 3.2 16.8 9.1 2.1

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.