Cancer Incidence for West Central 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 651.4 487.6 16.9 711.6 404.4 13.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 16.0 11.5 2.5 10.0 5.5 1.6
Esophagus 8.8 6.7 2.0 2.2 1.0 0.6
Stomach 17.8 13.5 2.8 15.2 8.1 1.9
Colorectal 73.4 54.7 5.7 68.2 35.5 3.9
Colon excluding rectum 48.0 36.4 4.7 53.0 27.3 3.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 25.4 18.3 3.2 15.2 8.2 1.9
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 17.6 12.5 2.7 8.4 4.4 1.4
Pancreas 17.4 13.0 2.8 18.6 9.3 1.9
Larynx 9.0 6.5 1.9 1.6 0.9 0.6
Lung and bronchus 82.4 62.9 6.1 79.4 43.2 4.3
Melanoma of the skin 21.0 15.7 3.0 20.4 11.7 2.4
Female breast       189.8 112.0 7.3
Cervix uteri       14.2 9.2 2.2
Corpus uterus and NOS       49.6 28.3 3.6
Ovary       23.4 13.8 2.6
Prostate 155.0 113.1 8.0      
Testis 7.4 5.9 1.9      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 55.4 42.1 5.0 18.6 9.8 2.0
Kidney and renal pelvis 26.8 19.7 3.4 12.6 7.4 1.9
Brain and other nervous system 10.0 7.9 2.2 11.6 7.4 2.0
Thyroid 12.2 9.0 2.3 40.8 27.3 3.8
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.6 3.7 1.6 4.4 3.2 1.4
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 30.0 22.5 3.6 30.0 16.6 2.7
Myeloma 10.4 7.9 2.2 8.6 4.5 1.4
Leukemias 19.8 15.4 3.1 16.2 8.9 2.1

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.