Cancer Incidence for Jackson Heights & North Corona, Queens County, 2014-2018

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males and Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Population 95% CI Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 700.6 383.6 370.8-396.8 339.0 411.4 391.2-432.3 361.6 375.9 358.5-393.9
Oral cavity and pharynx 17.0 9.1 7.2-11.2 11.2 12.8 9.5-16.7 5.8 5.8 3.8-8.3
Esophagus 3.6 2.1 1.2-3.3 1.6 2.1 0.9-4.2 2.0 1.9 0.9-3.6
Stomach 26.2 14.4 12.0-17.1 14.2 16.8 13.0-21.3 12.0 12.5 9.5-16.1
Colorectal 63.4 35.0 31.2-39.1 34.2 40.2 34.2-46.9 29.2 30.3 25.5-35.7
Colon excluding rectum 42.4 23.6 20.5-27.0 21.8 26.0 21.2-31.6 20.6 21.3 17.3-25.9
Rectum & rectosigmoid 21.0 11.4 9.3-13.9 12.4 14.2 10.8-18.3 8.6 9.0 6.5-12.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 20.4 11.4 9.2-13.9 14.6 17.2 13.4-21.8 5.8 6.0 4.0-8.7
Pancreas 18.0 10.3 8.2-12.7 8.2 10.5 7.4-14.3 9.8 9.8 7.2-13.0
Larynx 3.0 1.8 1.0-3.0 2.0 2.8 1.3-5.2 1.0 1.1 0.4-2.7
Lung and bronchus 53.0 30.0 26.4-33.9 28.4 37.7 31.5-44.6 24.6 25.2 20.9-30.2
Melanoma of the skin 11.2 6.3 4.8-8.2 7.8 10.5 7.3-14.4 3.4 3.6 2.1-5.9
Female breast             99.4 104.3 95.2-114.0
Cervix uteri             10.2 10.9 8.0-14.3
Corpus uterus and NOS             24.4 24.5 20.3-29.4
Ovary             9.4 10.1 7.4-13.5
Prostate       97.4 117.4 106.9-128.8      
Testis       5.0 4.7 3.0-7.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 20.2 11.7 9.5-14.3 13.0 18.1 13.9-23.2 7.2 7.7 5.3-10.7
Kidney and renal pelvis 27.6 14.7 12.3-17.4 17.2 19.4 15.4-24.1 10.4 10.2 7.6-13.5
Brain and other central nervous system 9.8 5.4 4.0-7.2 6.2 7.5 5.0-10.8 3.6 3.8 2.2-6.0
Thyroid 40.0 20.5 17.7-23.6 8.6 8.6 6.2-11.7 31.4 33.5 28.4-39.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.4 1.8 1.0-2.8 2.0 2.0 0.9-3.7 1.4 1.6 0.6-3.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 35.4 19.9 17.0-23.1 17.4 22.1 17.5-27.5 18.0 19.1 15.3-23.6
Myeloma 12.0 6.7 5.1-8.7 5.6 6.8 4.4-9.9 6.4 6.8 4.6-9.6
Leukemias 24.0 13.1 10.8-15.7 13.2 16.2 12.3-20.8 10.8 11.1 8.3-14.5

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2020.
  • 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.