Cancer Incidence for Ridgewood, Glendale & Middle Village, 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 404.8 494.5 22.0 446.8 438.7 18.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 16.0 19.2 4.3 7.6 7.3 2.3
Esophagus 7.2 9.0 3.0 1.4 1.4 1.0
Stomach 9.0 11.4 3.4 9.0 8.5 2.5
Colorectal 42.8 53.0 7.3 42.0 39.5 5.4
Colon excluding rectum 26.0 32.9 5.8 28.4 26.7 4.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 16.8 20.1 4.4 13.6 12.8 3.1
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 13.8 16.0 3.9 6.0 5.8 2.1
Pancreas 12.2 15.2 3.9 12.6 11.9 3.0
Larynx 6.8 7.5 2.6 1.4 1.3 1.0
Lung and bronchus 53.0 66.2 8.1 58.4 55.9 6.5
Melanoma of the skin 9.6 12.1 3.5 11.0 10.8 2.9
Female breast       113.8 114.6 9.5
Cervix uteri       13.2 14.0 3.4
Corpus uterus and NOS       30.8 29.5 4.7
Ovary       16.2 16.2 3.6
Prostate 87.6 103.2 9.9      
Testis 5.2 5.5 2.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 30.8 39.8 6.4 10.4 9.6 2.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 17.2 20.0 4.3 7.0 7.1 2.4
Brain and other nervous system 5.4 6.8 2.6 6.8 6.9 2.3
Thyroid 7.8 8.9 2.8 25.6 26.7 4.7
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.2 2.5 1.5 2.4 2.7 1.5
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 22.8 27.5 5.1 12.8 12.8 3.2
Myeloma 6.2 7.9 2.8 4.2 4.0 1.7
Leukemias 14.6 19.1 4.5 12.2 11.5 2.9

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.