Cancer Incidence for West 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 909.8 470.7 14.2 876.2 354.2 10.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 25.0 11.6 2.1 13.4 5.4 1.3
Esophagus 11.6 6.2 1.7 4.8 2.0 0.8
Stomach 32.6 17.1 2.7 21.2 8.2 1.6
Colorectal 89.0 47.6 4.6 88.6 35.2 3.3
Colon excluding rectum 62.4 34.2 4.0 62.6 24.7 2.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 26.6 13.4 2.4 26.0 10.5 1.8
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 36.2 16.9 2.5 14.6 5.9 1.4
Pancreas 27.0 14.9 2.6 24.8 10.1 1.8
Larynx 9.8 4.9 1.4 2.0 0.8 0.5
Lung and bronchus 105.4 58.6 5.2 88.6 36.1 3.4
Melanoma of the skin 12.0 6.3 1.7 13.4 5.4 1.3
Female breast       247.2 99.9 5.6
Cervix uteri       25.4 10.1 1.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       57.8 23.0 2.7
Ovary       27.4 10.9 1.8
Prostate 274.4 139.6 7.6      
Testis 11.8 4.6 1.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 46.0 26.9 3.6 17.0 6.9 1.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 34.4 16.8 2.6 18.0 7.3 1.5
Brain and other nervous system 13.6 6.2 1.5 11.0 4.6 1.2
Thyroid 16.6 6.9 1.5 65.2 27.0 2.9
Hodgkin lymphoma 7.6 3.3 1.1 5.0 2.1 0.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 38.8 18.8 2.8 30.0 12.0 1.9
Myeloma 16.6 9.2 2.0 10.0 3.9 1.1
Leukemias 28.8 15.4 2.6 19.8 8.5 1.7

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.