Cancer Incidence for North Queens 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 746.6 516.4 16.7 736.8 403.7 13.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 21.8 14.6 2.8 10.8 6.2 1.7
Esophagus 6.8 4.7 1.6 3.0 1.5 0.7
Stomach 36.8 25.0 3.6 19.4 10.1 2.1
Colorectal 85.4 59.0 5.7 80.8 41.8 4.2
Colon excluding rectum 60.2 42.0 4.8 56.2 28.7 3.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 25.2 17.0 3.0 24.6 13.2 2.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 26.4 17.4 3.0 10.2 5.4 1.5
Pancreas 25.2 17.9 3.1 22.2 10.6 2.0
Larynx 5.2 3.6 1.4 2.6 1.5 0.8
Lung and bronchus 99.4 69.0 6.1 82.4 42.2 4.1
Melanoma of the skin 16.4 11.4 2.5 15.0 8.3 1.9
Female breast       210.2 119.6 7.4
Cervix uteri       16.8 10.6 2.3
Corpus uterus and NOS       45.4 24.9 3.3
Ovary       18.2 10.1 2.1
Prostate 176.4 119.6 8.0      
Testis 5.0 4.0 1.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 56.8 39.9 4.7 16.6 8.0 1.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 34.2 23.2 3.5 16.2 8.5 1.9
Brain and other nervous system 8.0 5.8 1.8 5.8 3.5 1.3
Thyroid 12.8 8.9 2.2 41.8 27.9 3.9
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.0 2.2 1.1 3.4 2.4 1.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 30.0 20.9 3.4 31.6 16.5 2.7
Myeloma 10.0 7.0 1.9 9.2 4.6 1.4
Leukemias 25.0 18.2 3.2 15.6 8.4 2.0

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.