Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Asians and Pacific Islanders, Queens County, 2010-2014

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Incidence Mortality
Males Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 924.8 350.0 10.8 1034.0 322.5 9.1 271.0 117.0 6.7 217.8 76.1 4.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 38.8 12.7 1.9 21.8 7.0 1.4 5.8 2.1 0.8 4.4 1.5 0.6
Esophagus 15.2 5.6 1.3 2.8 1.0 0.5 8.4 3.1 1.0 1.2 0.4 0.3
Stomach 63.0 24.2 2.9 36.0 11.8 1.8 25.6 11.2 2.1 11.6 4.1 1.1
Colorectal 110.2 41.2 3.7 88.8 28.8 2.8 25.8 11.1 2.1 21.8 8.0 1.5
Colon excluding rectum 68.4 25.8 2.9 63.2 20.9 2.4 20.8 9.0 1.9 18.2 6.8 1.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 41.8 15.3 2.2 25.6 7.9 1.4 5.0 2.1 0.9 3.6 1.1 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 59.2 21.0 2.6 21.6 7.3 1.4 31.4 12.2 2.1 13.6 5.0 1.2
Pancreas 23.8 9.6 1.9 25.4 8.8 1.6 19.2 8.8 1.9 19.6 7.3 1.5
Larynx 8.8 3.5 1.1 1.0 0.3 0.2 2.2 1.0 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.2
Lung and bronchus 126.8 52.8 4.4 84.8 28.4 2.8 70.0 30.8 3.5 38.2 13.4 2.0
Melanoma of the skin 2.0 0.8 0.5 3.0 0.9 0.5 0.6 0.3 0.3 1.2 0.4 0.4
Female breast       313.0 93.4 4.7       30.6 9.5 1.6
Cervix uteri       35.4 10.7 1.6       6.0 2.0 0.7
Corpus uterus and NOS       67.8 20.1 2.2       7.6 2.6 0.9
Ovary       36.8 11.0 1.6       13.2 4.3 1.1
Prostate 173.8 62.7 4.4       14.0 7.7 1.9      
Testis 5.2 1.7 0.7       0.2 0.1 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 41.6 17.6 2.6 14.8 5.2 1.2 4.0 2.1 1.0 4.4 1.6 0.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 40.8 14.4 2.1 17.4 5.5 1.2 4.8 1.8 0.8 3.4 1.1 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 12.8 4.5 1.2 11.6 3.7 1.0 6.2 2.3 0.9 4.0 1.3 0.6
Thyroid 32.8 10.6 1.7 117.8 34.5 2.8 0.8 0.3 0.3 1.4 0.5 0.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.8 1.2 0.5 3.4 1.1 0.5 0.4 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 42.4 16.1 2.3 30.8 10.0 1.7 10.4 4.4 1.3 5.0 1.9 0.8
Myeloma 14.0 5.3 1.3 8.8 2.8 0.9 3.8 1.4 0.7 2.2 0.9 0.5
Leukemias 28.4 11.6 2.0 18.4 6.1 1.3 10.2 4.6 1.4 6.6 2.4 0.9

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2016.
  • 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 or deaths per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.
  • NYSCR mortality statistics might differ slightly from official mortality statistics due to the availability of additional demographic information.