Cancer Incidence for Southeast 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 531.8 547.2 21.2 490.6 373.4 15.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.4 10.6 2.9 5.8 4.4 1.6
Esophagus 4.6 4.8 2.0 1.6 1.1 0.8
Stomach 11.6 12.7 3.3 10.4 7.8 2.1
Colorectal 49.0 50.9 6.5 50.0 37.2 4.7
Colon excluding rectum 35.0 36.6 5.5 38.2 28.0 4.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 14.0 14.3 3.4 11.8 9.2 2.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 9.6 9.6 2.8 4.4 3.2 1.4
Pancreas 15.6 17.3 3.9 13.2 9.7 2.4
Larynx 5.8 6.3 2.3 0.4 0.3 0.4
Lung and bronchus 46.8 50.7 6.6 46.2 33.9 4.4
Melanoma of the skin 7.4 8.3 2.7 8.8 6.6 2.0
Female breast       152.4 117.5 8.5
Cervix uteri       10.4 8.6 2.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       42.8 31.3 4.3
Ovary       13.2 10.1 2.5
Prostate 227.6 221.3 13.1      
Testis 1.6 1.6 1.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 20.4 23.6 4.6 8.8 6.5 1.9
Kidney and renal pelvis 20.2 20.6 4.1 10.4 8.3 2.3
Brain and other nervous system 6.8 7.2 2.5 5.8 4.5 1.6
Thyroid 4.0 3.8 1.7 16.4 13.5 3.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.0 4.2 1.9 3.0 2.8 1.4
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 15.8 16.7 3.7 20.6 15.8 3.1
Myeloma 13.2 13.6 3.4 12.6 9.4 2.3
Leukemias 13.4 14.6 3.6 11.6 9.6 2.5

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.