Cancer Incidence for Southwest 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 538.2 446.8 17.5 572.0 377.1 14.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 14.6 11.4 2.7 7.4 4.8 1.6
Esophagus 7.4 5.7 1.9 0.8 0.5 0.5
Stomach 12.6 10.9 2.8 10.2 6.6 1.8
Colorectal 49.8 43.3 5.6 50.0 32.9 4.1
Colon excluding rectum 32.4 28.6 4.6 35.2 23.4 3.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 17.4 14.8 3.2 14.8 9.5 2.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 14.6 11.6 2.8 6.0 4.0 1.4
Pancreas 12.2 10.6 2.8 16.6 10.7 2.3
Larynx 7.2 5.6 1.9 1.6 1.0 0.7
Lung and bronchus 64.4 57.6 6.5 58.0 38.7 4.5
Melanoma of the skin 11.0 9.1 2.5 9.4 6.5 1.9
Female breast       153.2 99.9 7.1
Cervix uteri       17.6 11.6 2.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       45.8 29.4 3.8
Ovary       22.8 15.1 2.8
Prostate 164.4 128.8 9.1      
Testis 5.2 3.8 1.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 26.8 25.2 4.4 12.4 8.6 2.2
Kidney and renal pelvis 24.0 18.0 3.3 13.2 8.9 2.2
Brain and other nervous system 8.4 6.8 2.1 6.4 4.4 1.5
Thyroid 9.8 7.1 2.0 36.4 24.5 3.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.0 2.3 1.2 3.2 2.3 1.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 25.6 20.6 3.7 26.4 17.7 3.0
Myeloma 10.4 8.4 2.4 7.8 5.0 1.6
Leukemias 18.0 16.5 3.5 13.4 9.1 2.2

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.