Cancer Incidence for Richmond Hill & Woodhaven, 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 556.2 407.4 391.8-423.4 273.0 456.2 430.7-482.7 283.2 379.8 359.8-400.6
Oral cavity and pharynx 12.4 8.7 6.6-11.3 8.2 12.2 8.6-16.8 4.2 5.9 3.6-9.0
Esophagus 7.2 5.0 3.5-7.0 6.6 9.7 6.5-13.9 0.6 0.9 0.2-2.7
Stomach 14.2 11.5 8.9-14.6 8.8 16.9 12.0-23.0 5.4 7.3 4.7-10.7
Colorectal 47.2 35.7 31.1-40.8 25.2 43.6 35.9-52.4 22.0 29.7 24.2-36.0
Colon excluding rectum 30.6 23.4 19.7-27.5 14.8 26.1 20.2-33.1 15.8 21.3 16.8-26.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 16.6 12.4 9.8-15.4 10.4 17.5 12.8-23.3 6.2 8.4 5.6-12.0
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 15.0 10.6 8.2-13.4 11.0 17.3 12.8-23.0 4.0 5.2 3.1-8.1
Pancreas 17.2 12.4 9.8-15.5 7.0 11.0 7.4-15.6 10.2 13.4 9.9-17.7
Larynx 3.6 2.5 1.4-4.0 3.0 4.5 2.4-7.7 0.6 0.8 0.2-2.5
Lung and bronchus 58.4 45.3 40.0-51.0 32.8 59.4 50.1-69.7 25.6 35.1 29.1-42.0
Melanoma of the skin 9.0 6.9 5.0-9.3 4.6 8.1 5.0-12.3 4.4 6.3 3.9-9.7
Female breast             80.8 106.3 96.0-117.4
Cervix uteri             7.0 8.6 5.9-12.0
Corpus uterus and NOS             21.4 28.2 23.0-34.2
Ovary             11.4 15.8 11.9-20.6
Prostate       71.8 117.3 104.7-131.0      
Testis       3.8 5.0 3.0-8.0      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 17.4 14.5 11.6-18.0 12.2 24.8 18.7-32.1 5.2 7.1 4.5-10.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 17.2 11.4 9.0-14.2 14.2 19.2 14.8-24.6 3.0 4.2 2.3-7.0
Brain and other nervous system 7.8 5.9 4.2-8.2 4.0 6.4 3.8-10.1 3.8 5.6 3.4-8.8
Thyroid 28.2 19.0 15.9-22.5 4.0 6.0 3.5-9.4 24.2 31.7 26.3-38.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 3.2 2.0 1.1-3.3 1.8 2.2 1.0-4.3 1.4 1.8 0.7-3.8
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 25.6 19.0 15.8-22.8 14.2 21.4 16.4-27.3 11.4 16.4 12.3-21.4
Myeloma 10.2 7.2 5.3-9.5 5.2 7.8 4.9-11.6 5.0 6.6 4.2-9.9
Leukemias 18.0 13.4 10.7-16.6 10.0 18.1 13.2-24.2 8.0 10.7 7.6-14.6

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.