Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Blacks, 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 1143.8 553.5 15.0 1152.4 377.2 9.9 321.4 175.8 9.0 396.6 128.9 5.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 24.2 11.2 2.1 15.0 4.8 1.1 6.8 3.3 1.2 4.4 1.4 0.6
Esophagus 10.2 5.4 1.6 4.8 1.6 0.6 6.2 3.3 1.2 2.8 1.0 0.5
Stomach 32.0 17.3 2.8 28.8 9.4 1.6 16.2 9.2 2.1 14.8 4.9 1.1
Colorectal 105.8 53.6 4.8 120.2 39.3 3.2 33.4 17.8 2.8 44.4 14.2 1.9
Colon excluding rectum 78.0 40.4 4.2 91.2 29.9 2.8 28.0 15.1 2.6 39.4 12.6 1.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 27.8 13.2 2.3 29.0 9.4 1.5 5.4 2.7 1.1 5.0 1.5 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 27.0 12.0 2.1 13.0 4.2 1.0 17.2 7.9 1.7 10.4 3.3 0.9
Pancreas 29.2 14.8 2.5 41.0 13.3 1.8 21.2 11.3 2.2 28.2 9.3 1.5
Larynx 11.2 5.8 1.6 3.2 0.9 0.5 3.4 1.8 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.1
Lung and bronchus 96.4 50.3 4.7 104.6 33.8 2.9 73.8 39.6 4.2 63.8 20.8 2.3
Melanoma of the skin 2.0 0.9 0.6 3.2 1.1 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.8 0.3 0.3
Female breast       338.4 110.5 5.3       71.0 23.1 2.4
Cervix uteri       30.4 10.8 1.8       12.8 4.3 1.1
Corpus uterus and NOS       96.2 30.4 2.7       30.8 9.8 1.6
Ovary       33.4 11.0 1.7       22.6 7.4 1.4
Prostate 508.6 234.5 9.5       57.0 35.6 4.3      
Testis 5.8 2.6 1.0       0.0 0.0 0.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 34.6 19.2 3.0 17.6 5.8 1.2 7.2 4.4 1.5 6.0 1.9 0.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 46.2 21.6 2.9 27.4 9.0 1.5 6.0 3.3 1.2 4.8 1.5 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 10.6 5.0 1.4 8.8 3.2 1.0 4.8 2.4 1.0 5.0 1.7 0.7
Thyroid 9.6 4.4 1.3 45.4 15.1 2.0 0.8 0.5 0.5 1.8 0.6 0.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 7.4 3.1 1.0 7.4 2.7 0.9 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 34.8 16.9 2.6 36.6 12.0 1.8 11.0 5.6 1.6 6.8 2.2 0.7
Myeloma 34.2 17.1 2.7 39.0 12.6 1.8 12.8 7.1 1.8 10.4 3.4 0.9
Leukemias 23.4 11.5 2.2 27.2 9.4 1.6 10.4 5.4 1.5 11.2 3.8 1.0

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.