Cancer Incidence for Elmhurst & South Corona, Queens, 2011-2015

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 558.6 406.8 391.4-422.5 269.8 447.9 423.1-473.8 288.8 385.3 365.3-406.0
Oral cavity and pharynx 16.8 11.1 8.8-13.8 10.0 14.3 10.4-19.1 6.8 8.5 5.8-11.9
Esophagus 4.0 3.2 1.9-5.0 3.2 5.9 3.3-9.6 0.8 1.2 0.3-3.0
Stomach 19.4 14.5 11.7-17.8 11.2 19.1 14.2-25.1 8.2 10.9 7.8-14.9
Colorectal 53.8 40.3 35.5-45.5 27.0 46.1 38.3-54.9 26.8 35.9 30.0-42.6
Colon excluding rectum 37.8 28.4 24.4-32.8 18.4 32.0 25.5-39.6 19.4 26.2 21.1-32.0
Rectum & rectosigmoid 16.0 11.9 9.4-14.9 8.6 14.1 10.0-19.1 7.4 9.7 6.8-13.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 16.4 11.3 8.9-14.1 12.2 17.4 13.2-22.6 4.2 5.6 3.4-8.6
Pancreas 14.2 11.2 8.7-14.2 6.4 11.6 7.8-16.6 7.8 10.6 7.5-14.6
Larynx 2.6 1.9 1.0-3.2 2.4 3.9 1.9-6.9 0.2 0.3 0.0-1.5
Lung and bronchus 54.0 42.1 37.1-47.5 29.2 52.5 44.0-62.2 24.8 34.7 28.7-41.4
Melanoma of the skin 5.0 4.1 2.6-6.0 2.6 4.8 2.5-8.3 2.4 3.5 1.8-6.2
Female breast             71.2 93.2 83.6-103.6
Cervix uteri             7.8 10.1 7.1-13.8
Corpus uterus and NOS             21.2 27.1 22.1-32.9
Ovary             9.0 12.0 8.7-16.1
Prostate       77.2 123.4 110.9-136.8      
Testis       3.8 4.4 2.5-7.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 18.4 14.6 11.7-17.9 13.4 25.6 19.6-32.8 5.0 6.8 4.4-10.2
Kidney and renal pelvis 15.6 10.9 8.6-13.7 9.8 15.7 11.4-21.0 5.8 7.3 4.8-10.5
Brain and other nervous system 7.4 5.1 3.5-7.1 4.6 6.5 4.0-10.1 2.8 3.6 2.0-6.2
Thyroid 39.8 26.1 22.6-30.1 8.0 10.4 7.3-14.3 31.8 41.9 35.5-49.1
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.0 1.3 0.6-2.4 1.0 1.3 0.4-3.1 1.0 1.3 0.4-3.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 23.0 16.8 13.8-20.3 11.2 18.5 13.8-24.3 11.8 15.7 11.9-20.4
Myeloma 9.2 7.1 5.1-9.5 4.8 8.3 5.2-12.4 4.4 6.1 3.8-9.2
Leukemias 13.2 10.3 7.9-13.2 6.6 11.1 7.4-15.8 6.6 9.6 6.5-13.5

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2017.
  • 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.