Cancer Incidence for Hempstead and Long Beach, Nassau County, 2010-2014

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 2426.2 576.5 10.3 2499.8 476.6 8.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 56.8 12.8 1.5 34.6 6.5 1.0
Esophagus 30.2 7.1 1.1 12.6 2.3 0.6
Stomach 52.2 12.8 1.6 29.8 5.7 0.9
Colorectal 198.2 47.4 3.0 202.6 36.1 2.2
Colon excluding rectum 136.2 33.2 2.5 146.8 25.8 1.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 62.0 14.2 1.6 55.8 10.3 1.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 50.2 10.9 1.3 17.8 3.2 0.7
Pancreas 71.4 17.0 1.8 74.2 13.1 1.3
Larynx 19.4 4.4 0.9 5.6 1.1 0.4
Lung and bronchus 256.6 62.8 3.4 302.4 55.4 2.8
Melanoma of the skin 116.6 28.4 2.3 90.0 17.8 1.6
Female breast       723.6 141.1 4.6
Cervix uteri       31.8 7.1 1.1
Corpus uterus and NOS       174.8 32.2 2.1
Ovary       65.2 12.4 1.3
Prostate 671.6 151.9 5.1      
Testis 18.8 5.2 1.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 180.8 44.8 2.9 60.2 10.9 1.2
Kidney and renal pelvis 113.2 26.4 2.2 60.8 11.4 1.3
Brain and other nervous system 34.2 8.3 1.2 23.6 4.9 0.9
Thyroid 50.0 12.0 1.5 133.8 30.1 2.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 14.6 3.9 0.9 12.0 2.9 0.7
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 122.2 29.6 2.3 108.4 20.5 1.7
Myeloma 49.6 12.0 1.5 40.6 7.4 1.0
Leukemias 95.4 23.5 2.1 75.2 14.4 1.5

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 per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.