Cancer Incidence for West 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 925.2 471.6 14.2 886.0 356.1 10.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 25.2 11.5 2.1 15.6 6.3 1.4
Esophagus 12.0 6.4 1.7 5.0 2.0 0.8
Stomach 34.0 17.7 2.8 22.0 8.6 1.6
Colorectal 91.2 47.8 4.6 84.0 33.1 3.2
Colon excluding rectum 65.0 34.9 4.0 61.0 24.0 2.7
Rectum & rectosigmoid 26.2 12.9 2.3 23.0 9.1 1.7
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 39.6 18.1 2.6 15.2 6.1 1.4
Pancreas 27.6 15.0 2.6 23.2 9.3 1.7
Larynx 9.6 4.6 1.4 1.8 0.7 0.5
Lung and bronchus 104.8 57.7 5.1 90.0 36.4 3.4
Melanoma of the skin 13.8 7.5 1.8 15.4 6.1 1.4
Female breast       238.2 95.7 5.5
Cervix uteri       26.0 10.4 1.8
Corpus uterus and NOS       60.2 23.8 2.7
Ovary       26.2 10.4 1.8
Prostate 273.8 136.7 7.5      
Testis 12.6 4.8 1.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 48.6 28.0 3.6 17.0 6.9 1.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 35.0 16.8 2.6 19.0 7.6 1.6
Brain and other nervous system 12.0 5.5 1.4 10.0 4.1 1.2
Thyroid 18.8 7.7 1.6 70.0 28.7 3.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 6.2 2.8 1.0 4.8 2.1 0.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 43.0 20.4 2.8 32.6 13.1 2.0
Myeloma 15.6 8.3 1.9 11.8 4.6 1.2
Leukemias 27.0 14.3 2.5 19.0 8.0 1.6

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.