Cancer Incidence for Southeast 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 531.6 550.1 21.4 483.6 372.3 15.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.6 10.8 3.0 5.4 4.1 1.6
Esophagus 3.8 4.1 1.9 1.2 0.9 0.7
Stomach 12.2 13.4 3.4 11.4 8.6 2.3
Colorectal 44.8 46.9 6.3 49.8 37.5 4.7
Colon excluding rectum 32.0 33.6 5.3 38.0 28.3 4.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 12.8 13.3 3.3 11.8 9.2 2.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 9.8 10.0 2.9 4.4 3.3 1.4
Pancreas 14.4 15.9 3.7 14.0 10.7 2.5
Larynx 5.0 5.6 2.2 0.6 0.4 0.5
Lung and bronchus 48.6 53.8 6.9 44.0 32.3 4.3
Melanoma of the skin 8.6 9.8 3.0 8.4 6.4 2.0
Female breast       146.4 114.5 8.4
Cervix uteri       10.8 9.0 2.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       41.0 30.2 4.2
Ovary       13.6 10.6 2.6
Prostate 221.8 215.6 12.9      
Testis 1.4 1.4 1.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 22.2 25.6 4.8 8.6 6.5 2.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 20.4 20.9 4.1 10.6 8.5 2.3
Brain and other nervous system 7.6 8.0 2.6 5.8 4.6 1.7
Thyroid 5.0 4.7 1.9 17.8 15.1 3.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.2 3.3 1.7 2.6 2.3 1.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 17.0 18.3 4.0 18.8 14.3 2.9
Myeloma 14.0 14.2 3.4 13.0 9.6 2.4
Leukemias 14.4 15.7 3.7 13.0 10.7 2.7

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.