Cancer Incidence for South Shore Neighborhood, Staten Island, 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 578.2 598.6 22.8 597.4 509.7 18.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 15.0 14.3 3.4 5.6 4.7 1.8
Esophagus 6.8 6.5 2.3 2.4 2.1 1.2
Stomach 11.4 12.3 3.4 5.6 5.0 1.9
Colorectal 51.0 58.0 7.5 49.0 41.7 5.3
Colon excluding rectum 35.8 42.0 6.4 35.8 30.8 4.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 15.2 16.0 3.8 13.2 10.8 2.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 16.8 16.1 3.6 3.8 3.1 1.4
Pancreas 17.4 16.9 3.7 16.6 14.3 3.1
Larynx 7.2 7.5 2.6 2.2 1.9 1.1
Lung and bronchus 72.2 78.6 8.5 76.0 64.5 6.6
Melanoma of the skin 22.8 22.7 4.3 19.8 17.5 3.5
Female breast       170.0 142.6 9.8
Cervix uteri       6.0 4.9 1.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       41.2 33.0 4.6
Ovary       15.8 13.2 3.0
Prostate 139.6 135.4 10.5      
Testis 6.6 6.9 2.4      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 44.0 48.7 6.8 14.6 12.6 2.9
Kidney and renal pelvis 28.0 26.9 4.6 12.6 10.2 2.6
Brain and other nervous system 7.8 7.9 2.5 7.0 6.6 2.2
Thyroid 21.0 19.6 3.8 57.6 51.3 6.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.0 5.2 2.1 3.2 3.5 1.7
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 25.2 26.9 4.9 26.0 23.1 4.0
Myeloma 8.4 9.3 3.0 6.4 5.5 1.9
Leukemias 21.8 23.5 4.6 16.0 13.8 3.1

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.