Cancer Incidence for Southwest 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 532.6 445.7 17.5 555.2 364.9 13.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 14.2 11.0 2.6 7.4 4.8 1.6
Esophagus 6.2 5.0 1.8 0.8 0.6 0.6
Stomach 14.4 12.7 3.0 10.4 6.5 1.8
Colorectal 49.8 42.3 5.5 48.8 31.9 4.1
Colon excluding rectum 33.4 28.6 4.5 32.8 21.6 3.3
Rectum & rectosigmoid 16.4 13.6 3.1 16.0 10.3 2.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 13.4 10.5 2.6 5.8 3.8 1.4
Pancreas 13.8 11.9 2.9 14.2 9.0 2.1
Larynx 7.2 5.6 1.9 2.2 1.4 0.8
Lung and bronchus 61.4 55.3 6.4 57.2 38.4 4.5
Melanoma of the skin 11.0 9.3 2.5 9.8 6.6 1.9
Female breast       151.4 98.6 7.1
Cervix uteri       15.4 10.1 2.3
Corpus uterus and NOS       45.8 29.3 3.8
Ovary       22.0 14.5 2.7
Prostate 164.4 131.7 9.3      
Testis 4.2 3.1 1.3      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 27.6 25.8 4.4 12.2 8.5 2.2
Kidney and renal pelvis 25.4 19.7 3.5 13.0 8.7 2.1
Brain and other nervous system 8.4 6.6 2.1 6.2 4.3 1.5
Thyroid 9.2 6.9 2.1 31.6 21.1 3.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.6 2.0 1.1 3.6 2.7 1.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 26.2 21.1 3.7 25.4 16.8 3.0
Myeloma 9.2 7.9 2.4 7.6 4.9 1.6
Leukemias 17.6 15.8 3.4 12.2 8.1 2.1

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.