Cancer Incidence for Richmond Hill & Woodhaven, 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 578.6 396.3 381.4-411.5 286.8 433.0 409.5-457.3 291.8 375.9 356.4-396.2
Oral cavity and pharynx 10.8 7.3 5.4-9.6 7.2 10.0 6.8-14.1 3.6 5.1 3.0-8.1
Esophagus 5.8 3.8 2.5-5.6 4.6 6.4 4.0-9.9 1.2 1.6 0.6-3.6
Stomach 10.8 7.3 5.4-9.6 5.8 9.2 6.0-13.4 5.0 6.1 3.9-9.1
Colorectal 52.2 36.0 31.7-40.8 31.6 47.9 40.4-56.5 20.6 26.6 21.6-32.4
Colon excluding rectum 34.0 23.7 20.2-27.7 21.0 33.0 26.7-40.3 13.0 16.5 12.6-21.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 18.2 12.3 9.9-15.3 10.6 14.9 11.0-19.8 7.6 10.1 7.1-13.9
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 14.4 9.2 7.1-11.7 10.6 14.0 10.3-18.7 3.8 4.9 2.9-7.8
Pancreas 16.0 11.1 8.8-14.0 10.0 15.9 11.5-21.2 6.0 7.3 4.8-10.5
Larynx 2.8 2.0 1.1-3.4 2.6 4.2 2.1-7.3 0.2 0.3 0.0-1.6
Lung and bronchus 57.6 41.9 37.0-47.2 32.4 53.3 44.9-62.7 25.2 33.7 28.0-40.4
Melanoma of the skin 7.2 5.2 3.6-7.3 3.6 5.7 3.3-9.1 3.6 5.0 2.9-8.0
Female breast             87.8 110.7 100.3-121.8
Cervix uteri             8.6 11.0 7.9-14.9
Corpus uterus and NOS             26.0 33.4 27.8-39.9
Ovary             10.0 12.5 9.2-16.6
Prostate       72.6 105.5 94.3-117.7      
Testis       2.4 3.2 1.7-5.7      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 18.4 13.7 10.9-16.9 14.2 25.2 19.4-32.1 4.2 5.3 3.2-8.2
Kidney and renal pelvis 21.2 13.4 10.9-16.3 16.6 22.1 17.4-27.7 4.6 5.6 3.5-8.6
Brain and other central nervous system 7.2 5.0 3.5-7.0 5.4 7.7 4.9-11.3 1.8 2.6 1.2-5.0
Thyroid 32.2 20.8 17.7-24.3 7.6 10.4 7.3-14.4 24.6 31.3 26.0-37.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.8 3.8 2.5-5.5 2.4 3.0 1.5-5.5 3.4 4.5 2.6-7.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 27.0 19.2 16.0-22.9 14.6 22.3 17.2-28.3 12.4 16.6 12.6-21.4
Myeloma 11.2 7.8 5.8-10.2 5.4 8.4 5.4-12.3 5.8 7.5 5.0-10.9
Leukemias 21.6 15.4 12.6-18.7 12.2 19.5 14.7-25.3 9.4 12.3 8.9-16.4

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.