Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-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 4435.8 506.7 6.8 4603.6 422.0 5.6 1445.6 170.4 4.0 1475.8 124.7 2.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 124.2 13.8 1.1 69.4 6.5 0.7 27.4 3.1 0.5 15.2 1.3 0.3
Esophagus 54.0 6.1 0.7 18.2 1.5 0.3 36.0 4.1 0.6 14.0 1.2 0.3
Stomach 144.4 16.7 1.2 95.6 8.3 0.8 64.4 7.6 0.8 46.0 3.9 0.5
Colorectal 447.4 51.8 2.2 434.2 37.8 1.6 149.2 17.6 1.3 155.8 12.6 0.9
Colon excluding rectum 305.6 35.7 1.8 322.2 27.8 1.4 125.8 14.9 1.2 135.4 11.0 0.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 141.8 16.0 1.2 112.0 9.9 0.8 23.4 2.7 0.5 20.4 1.6 0.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 140.2 15.2 1.1 54.6 4.7 0.6 83.4 9.3 0.9 45.0 3.9 0.5
Pancreas 133.0 15.4 1.2 142.6 12.1 0.9 108.2 12.6 1.1 112.0 9.2 0.8
Larynx 50.0 5.6 0.7 11.8 1.0 0.3 15.8 1.8 0.4 4.2 0.3 0.1
Lung and bronchus 532.6 61.8 2.4 498.8 43.6 1.7 363.0 42.6 2.0 290.8 24.6 1.3
Melanoma of the skin 103.2 12.1 1.1 92.6 8.4 0.8 16.8 2.0 0.4 14.6 1.2 0.3
Female breast       1283.2 121.3 3.0       225.4 19.4 1.2
Cervix uteri       94.2 9.8 0.9       31.0 2.9 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       340.2 30.3 1.5       67.4 5.7 0.6
Ovary       143.0 13.3 1.0       88.0 7.6 0.7
Prostate 1215.8 132.6 3.4       155.8 19.2 1.4      
Testis 32.8 4.0 0.6       1.4 0.2 0.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 278.2 33.1 1.8 107.2 9.2 0.8 57.2 7.0 0.8 29.6 2.3 0.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 184.0 20.7 1.4 90.6 8.2 0.8 32.4 3.7 0.6 19.8 1.6 0.3
Brain and other nervous system 54.6 6.6 0.8 49.0 5.0 0.7 30.6 3.6 0.6 30.6 2.9 0.5
Thyroid 84.0 9.6 0.9 274.8 28.9 1.6 3.4 0.4 0.2 7.2 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 25.2 3.0 0.5 20.2 2.3 0.5 2.8 0.3 0.2 2.6 0.2 0.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 199.6 23.5 1.5 174.8 15.5 1.1 53.8 6.3 0.8 47.2 3.8 0.5
Myeloma 87.0 9.9 0.9 79.8 7.1 0.7 29.0 3.4 0.6 26.2 2.2 0.4
Leukemias 142.4 17.0 1.3 119.4 11.2 0.9 65.2 7.9 0.9 48.4 4.1 0.5

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.