Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic 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 1038.8 560.6 15.8 1053.0 381.9 10.5 309.8 186.5 9.7 380.0 136.0 6.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 20.0 10.5 2.1 14.0 5.0 1.2 6.8 3.6 1.3 4.0 1.4 0.6
Esophagus 9.2 5.5 1.6 4.8 1.7 0.7 6.0 3.6 1.3 2.6 1.0 0.5
Stomach 28.2 17.1 2.9 25.8 9.3 1.6 15.4 9.6 2.2 14.0 5.1 1.2
Colorectal 99.0 55.6 5.1 112.0 40.3 3.4 32.2 18.8 3.0 41.6 14.5 2.0
Colon excluding rectum 73.4 42.0 4.5 85.0 30.8 3.0 27.0 15.9 2.8 37.0 13.0 1.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 25.6 13.7 2.5 27.0 9.6 1.6 5.2 2.9 1.2 4.6 1.6 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 22.8 11.1 2.1 10.4 3.6 1.0 16.6 8.5 1.9 10.2 3.6 1.0
Pancreas 27.0 15.3 2.7 38.2 13.6 2.0 20.8 12.2 2.4 27.0 9.7 1.7
Larynx 10.2 6.0 1.7 3.0 1.0 0.5 3.2 1.8 0.9 0.2 0.1 0.1
Lung and bronchus 90.8 52.3 5.0 98.6 35.1 3.1 71.6 42.4 4.6 62.0 22.2 2.5
Melanoma of the skin 1.8 0.9 0.6 2.6 1.0 0.5 0.4 0.2 0.3 0.8 0.3 0.3
Female breast       309.4 112.4 5.7       68.2 24.5 2.6
Cervix uteri       27.4 11.1 1.9       12.8 4.8 1.2
Corpus uterus and NOS       90.4 31.5 2.9       29.4 10.4 1.7
Ovary       30.0 11.0 1.8       21.4 7.7 1.5
Prostate 463.8 237.6 10.0       54.8 37.3 4.5      
Testis 2.6 1.4 0.8       0.0 0.0 0.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 31.2 19.1 3.1 16.0 5.7 1.3 7.0 4.6 1.6 6.0 2.1 0.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 41.8 22.1 3.1 24.4 8.9 1.6 6.0 3.6 1.3 4.6 1.6 0.7
Brain and other nervous system 9.2 5.0 1.5 7.2 3.1 1.0 4.6 2.6 1.1 4.6 1.8 0.8
Thyroid 8.2 4.3 1.3 37.6 14.0 2.0 0.8 0.5 0.5 1.6 0.6 0.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 6.0 2.9 1.1 6.6 2.8 1.0 0.8 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.1 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 31.2 17.2 2.8 31.4 11.4 1.8 10.2 5.7 1.6 6.6 2.3 0.8
Myeloma 32.8 18.3 2.9 35.4 12.7 1.9 12.2 7.5 1.9 9.8 3.4 1.0
Leukemias 20.0 10.9 2.2 25.0 9.6 1.7 10.2 5.9 1.7 10.2 3.8 1.1

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.