Cancer Incidence for Rockaway 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 318.2 620.7 30.8 311.2 442.2 22.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.4 20.7 5.7 5.2 7.9 3.1
Esophagus 4.2 8.0 3.4 2.6 3.6 2.0
Stomach 7.8 15.3 4.8 5.0 6.0 2.4
Colorectal 35.6 69.8 10.3 33.2 44.2 6.9
Colon excluding rectum 22.2 43.7 8.2 24.6 32.3 5.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 13.4 26.1 6.3 8.6 11.9 3.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 7.4 13.5 4.4 3.4 4.5 2.2
Pancreas 8.6 17.4 5.2 8.4 10.9 3.4
Larynx 6.4 12.4 4.3 1.6 2.2 1.5
Lung and bronchus 38.8 76.3 10.8 38.6 51.9 7.5
Melanoma of the skin 10.6 21.1 5.7 10.2 15.2 4.3
Female breast       83.8 125.5 12.3
Cervix uteri       7.0 10.8 3.7
Corpus uterus and NOS       22.0 31.5 6.0
Ovary       10.2 14.1 4.0
Prostate 95.6 183.0 16.6      
Testis 1.8 3.7 2.4      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 17.6 35.1 7.4 7.6 9.5 3.1
Kidney and renal pelvis 10.2 19.7 5.5 6.6 9.1 3.2
Brain and other nervous system 3.4 6.6 3.2 3.6 5.4 2.5
Thyroid 4.2 8.5 3.7 11.0 18.2 4.9
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.0 4.0 2.5 1.0 1.9 1.7
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 11.6 22.9 6.0 11.0 15.8 4.3
Myeloma 5.6 10.9 4.1 4.4 6.0 2.5
Leukemias 7.2 14.4 4.8 8.0 11.6 3.7

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.