Cancer Incidence for West Central 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 658.2 493.3 17.0 701.0 395.4 13.5
Oral cavity and pharynx 15.2 11.1 2.5 9.8 5.6 1.6
Esophagus 8.6 6.4 1.9 1.2 0.6 0.5
Stomach 18.2 13.7 2.8 13.8 7.5 1.8
Colorectal 76.6 57.1 5.8 71.0 36.8 3.9
Colon excluding rectum 50.2 38.0 4.7 54.0 27.7 3.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 26.4 19.1 3.3 17.0 9.1 2.0
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 17.0 12.2 2.6 8.0 4.1 1.3
Pancreas 18.4 13.7 2.8 19.4 9.4 1.9
Larynx 8.8 6.4 1.9 1.6 0.8 0.6
Lung and bronchus 85.8 65.3 6.2 80.4 43.1 4.3
Melanoma of the skin 20.2 15.2 3.0 20.4 11.5 2.3
Female breast       191.2 112.1 7.3
Cervix uteri       14.4 9.4 2.2
Corpus uterus and NOS       48.8 27.8 3.5
Ovary       23.6 14.2 2.6
Prostate 160.6 118.3 8.3      
Testis 7.6 6.0 1.9      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 55.6 42.4 5.0 17.4 9.2 2.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 29.0 21.5 3.5 13.4 7.5 1.9
Brain and other nervous system 10.2 8.2 2.3 10.2 6.5 1.8
Thyroid 9.8 7.1 2.0 37.0 24.8 3.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.2 4.1 1.6 3.6 2.5 1.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 27.0 20.2 3.4 29.2 16.1 2.7
Myeloma 9.6 7.6 2.2 7.4 3.8 1.3
Leukemias 16.8 13.0 2.8 16.4 9.3 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.