Cancer Incidence for Northwest 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 440.0 450.5 19.4 437.0 349.4 14.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 13.2 12.7 3.1 8.2 6.5 2.0
Esophagus 4.4 4.1 1.7 1.2 1.0 0.8
Stomach 14.0 15.2 3.6 6.2 4.7 1.7
Colorectal 43.6 45.5 6.2 47.0 36.7 4.8
Colon excluding rectum 29.8 31.6 5.2 34.4 26.9 4.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 13.8 13.9 3.4 12.6 9.9 2.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 15.6 15.3 3.5 6.0 4.8 1.7
Pancreas 10.6 11.2 3.1 13.0 10.2 2.5
Larynx 5.4 5.4 2.1 1.2 0.9 0.8
Lung and bronchus 56.6 60.4 7.2 40.8 32.7 4.5
Melanoma of the skin 10.2 9.9 2.8 11.6 9.5 2.5
Female breast       118.0 95.5 7.8
Cervix uteri       11.6 9.4 2.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       26.6 21.8 3.7
Ovary       14.6 11.7 2.7
Prostate 117.8 122.2 10.1      
Testis 6.2 4.5 1.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 29.8 34.6 5.7 9.2 7.1 2.1
Kidney and renal pelvis 13.4 13.1 3.2 9.8 7.9 2.2
Brain and other nervous system 6.2 5.5 2.0 5.6 4.8 1.8
Thyroid 10.0 7.7 2.2 26.8 21.3 3.7
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.4 3.4 1.5 4.4 3.8 1.6
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 19.2 19.4 4.0 18.4 14.6 3.0
Myeloma 6.6 7.1 2.5 5.6 4.5 1.7
Leukemias 12.6 12.8 3.2 7.6 6.1 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.