Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Hispanics, 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 865.2 406.9 13.2 900.6 316.6 9.4 221.6 123.0 7.9 224.4 84.7 5.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 20.4 8.1 1.7 13.4 4.8 1.2 3.0 1.4 0.8 2.2 0.9 0.5
Esophagus 8.8 4.4 1.4 3.2 1.2 0.6 5.6 2.9 1.2 1.6 0.6 0.5
Stomach 32.6 16.1 2.7 26.2 9.8 1.7 12.2 6.1 1.7 12.0 4.5 1.2
Colorectal 81.0 39.5 4.2 76.6 28.4 2.9 26.0 13.4 2.5 21.8 8.2 1.6
Colon excluding rectum 55.4 27.7 3.6 54.8 20.7 2.5 21.2 10.7 2.2 18.6 7.1 1.5
Rectum & rectosigmoid 25.6 11.9 2.3 21.8 7.7 1.5 4.8 2.7 1.2 3.2 1.1 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 33.8 15.4 2.5 17.8 6.6 1.4 18.6 8.6 1.9 12.4 4.8 1.2
Pancreas 24.0 11.6 2.2 27.6 10.6 1.8 18.8 9.9 2.2 18.4 7.2 1.5
Larynx 10.0 4.8 1.4 1.6 0.5 0.4 2.0 1.2 0.8 0.2 0.1 0.1
Lung and bronchus 62.8 34.1 4.1 52.4 19.8 2.4 40.6 23.8 3.5 26.2 9.9 1.7
Melanoma of the skin 7.0 3.1 1.1 8.8 3.3 1.0 1.8 0.7 0.5 2.4 1.0 0.6
Female breast       252.8 86.1 4.8       31.8 11.1 1.8
Cervix uteri       31.8 10.6 1.7       8.4 2.8 0.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       60.8 20.8 2.4       11.6 4.3 1.1
Ovary       27.6 9.5 1.6       13.2 5.1 1.3
Prostate 299.6 141.3 7.6       20.8 16.3 3.2      
Testis 13.4 3.6 0.9       1.2 0.3 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 31.8 18.4 3.0 13.8 5.5 1.3 4.0 2.9 1.3 2.6 1.0 0.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 35.8 15.3 2.5 22.6 7.8 1.5 3.2 2.0 1.0 2.6 1.0 0.6
Brain and other nervous system 16.0 6.9 1.7 10.8 3.5 0.9 6.0 2.9 1.1 5.4 1.9 0.7
Thyroid 16.8 6.1 1.4 82.8 26.4 2.6 1.4 0.6 0.4 1.2 0.5 0.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 8.6 2.9 1.0 6.2 2.0 0.7 1.4 0.4 0.3 0.6 0.2 0.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 45.0 19.9 2.9 40.6 14.3 2.0 8.8 4.8 1.5 8.6 3.3 1.0
Myeloma 16.0 8.2 2.0 14.0 5.1 1.2 6.6 4.1 1.5 5.0 2.0 0.8
Leukemias 29.2 13.9 2.5 26.0 9.3 1.6 11.8 6.6 1.8 9.4 3.6 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.