Cancer Incidence for South Shore Neighborhood, Staten Island, 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 573.4 597.0 22.9 590.4 501.4 18.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 13.0 12.7 3.2 5.4 4.6 1.7
Esophagus 6.8 6.5 2.3 2.2 1.9 1.1
Stomach 11.0 12.0 3.3 5.8 5.0 1.9
Colorectal 49.2 56.1 7.4 47.0 40.4 5.2
Colon excluding rectum 35.4 41.1 6.4 33.2 28.7 4.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 13.8 15.0 3.7 13.8 11.7 2.8
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 13.4 13.1 3.3 3.6 3.0 1.4
Pancreas 16.8 16.2 3.6 17.0 14.7 3.2
Larynx 7.0 7.2 2.5 2.4 2.0 1.1
Lung and bronchus 73.8 79.9 8.5 75.4 63.1 6.5
Melanoma of the skin 25.2 25.5 4.6 16.8 15.1 3.3
Female breast       169.8 141.4 9.7
Cervix uteri       6.0 5.2 1.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       40.0 31.8 4.5
Ovary       16.4 13.5 3.0
Prostate 142.2 140.6 10.8      
Testis 7.0 7.4 2.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 46.0 50.8 6.9 16.4 14.1 3.1
Kidney and renal pelvis 28.2 26.9 4.6 14.2 11.7 2.8
Brain and other nervous system 7.6 7.7 2.5 6.2 5.7 2.1
Thyroid 19.8 18.5 3.7 51.6 45.9 5.7
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.8 5.0 2.0 3.2 3.3 1.6
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 24.8 26.2 4.8 25.8 22.8 4.0
Myeloma 8.4 9.7 3.1 6.6 5.6 1.9
Leukemias 21.0 22.8 4.6 17.2 14.7 3.2

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.