Cancer Incidence for Jackson Heights & North Corona, Queens, 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 333.6 442.0 22.2 319.0 347.9 17.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 8.2 9.8 3.1 6.0 6.6 2.4
Esophagus 3.2 4.3 2.2 2.0 2.2 1.3
Stomach 13.8 19.1 4.7 9.0 10.0 2.9
Colorectal 30.8 41.1 6.8 26.8 28.7 4.9
Colon excluding rectum 21.4 29.4 5.8 20.0 21.4 4.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 9.4 11.8 3.5 6.8 7.4 2.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 13.4 16.8 4.2 4.2 4.7 2.0
Pancreas 9.8 13.1 3.8 8.8 9.6 2.9
Larynx 3.0 3.9 2.1 0.8 0.9 0.9
Lung and bronchus 30.6 45.3 7.5 28.4 31.2 5.2
Melanoma of the skin 7.0 10.2 3.5 5.6 6.1 2.3
Female breast       84.4 91.8 8.8
Cervix uteri       10.0 11.1 3.1
Corpus uterus and NOS       20.4 22.2 4.4
Ovary       7.8 8.7 2.8
Prostate 104.4 136.1 12.1      
Testis 3.2 2.8 1.4      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 15.2 24.6 5.7 6.8 7.8 2.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 15.2 18.8 4.4 7.8 8.4 2.7
Brain and other nervous system 3.2 3.7 1.9 3.0 3.2 1.6
Thyroid 6.6 7.0 2.5 26.4 28.6 4.9
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.2 2.0 1.2 1.6 1.7 1.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 15.6 18.9 4.4 14.2 15.2 3.6
Myeloma 6.2 8.5 3.1 6.2 6.7 2.4
Leukemias 11.4 15.1 4.1 9.4 10.2 3.0

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 per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.
  • NYC neighborhoods were defined in terms of Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs). PUMAs approximate NYC Community Districts (CDs).
  • For more information about PUMAs, please refer to http://www1.nyc.gov/site/planning/data-maps/nyc-population/geographic-reference.page.