Cancer Incidence for Elmhurst & South 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 589.4 404.3 389.5-419.5 291.6 448.4 424.5-473.1 297.8 382.4 362.9-402.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 15.2 10.2 8.0-12.9 8.6 12.4 8.8-16.9 6.6 8.2 5.6-11.6
Esophagus 5.4 3.6 2.3-5.3 4.6 7.1 4.4-10.8 0.8 0.9 0.2-2.5
Stomach 25.2 17.2 14.3-20.6 14.6 21.4 16.6-27.2 10.6 13.8 10.3-18.2
Colorectal 50.6 36.2 31.8-41.1 25.8 40.5 33.6-48.5 24.8 32.8 27.2-39.3
Colon excluding rectum 35.0 24.9 21.2-28.9 17.4 27.7 21.9-34.4 17.6 23.1 18.5-28.6
Rectum & rectosigmoid 15.6 11.4 8.9-14.2 8.4 12.8 9.2-17.5 7.2 9.7 6.8-13.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 19.8 13.5 10.9-16.6 13.8 20.3 15.6-26.0 6.0 7.9 5.3-11.3
Pancreas 14.4 10.5 8.2-13.3 6.4 10.8 7.2-15.4 8.0 10.2 7.2-13.9
Larynx 2.6 1.6 0.9-2.8 2.2 3.3 1.6-6.1 0.4 0.4 0.1-1.7
Lung and bronchus 56.6 40.2 35.6-45.3 33.6 55.1 46.7-64.5 23.0 30.0 24.7-36.1
Melanoma of the skin 5.2 3.9 2.5-5.7 2.2 4.0 1.9-7.1 3.0 4.0 2.2-6.6
Female breast             82.6 105.1 95.0-116.0
Cervix uteri             6.8 8.8 6.0-12.3
Corpus uterus and NOS             23.0 29.0 23.9-34.9
Ovary             6.8 8.7 6.0-12.2
Prostate       75.8 111.6 100.2-123.9      
Testis       3.2 3.5 1.9-5.9      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 21.0 15.6 12.7-18.9 18.0 32.2 25.6-39.9 3.0 3.8 2.1-6.3
Kidney and renal pelvis 18.0 12.1 9.7-14.9 11.0 15.7 11.7-20.7 7.0 8.5 5.9-12.0
Brain and other central nervous system 8.2 5.9 4.2-8.1 5.2 8.0 5.1-11.9 3.0 3.9 2.2-6.5
Thyroid 38.6 24.4 21.1-28.2 8.6 10.7 7.7-14.5 30.0 38.2 32.2-45.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 1.8 1.2 0.5-2.3 0.6 0.8 0.2-2.4 1.2 1.6 0.6-3.5
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 24.0 16.7 13.7-20.0 12.4 19.5 14.7-25.3 11.6 14.8 11.2-19.3
Myeloma 9.2 6.4 4.7-8.6 5.6 8.6 5.6-12.6 3.6 4.7 2.7-7.4
Leukemias 17.8 12.7 10.1-15.7 11.0 16.7 12.4-22.0 6.8 9.4 6.4-13.2

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.