Cancer Incidence for Jamaica, Hollis & St. Albans, 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 1043.2 439.1 427.1-451.4 504.6 519.8 499.0-541.3 538.6 391.1 376.3-406.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 19.0 7.8 6.3-9.6 10.6 10.5 7.8-13.9 8.4 6.2 4.4-8.4
Esophagus 8.6 3.7 2.7-5.1 5.2 5.8 3.7-8.5 3.4 2.3 1.4-3.8
Stomach 29.4 12.9 10.9-15.2 15.6 17.7 13.9-22.2 13.8 10.2 7.9-12.9
Colorectal 107.8 46.0 42.2-50.2 54.8 58.9 51.9-66.5 53.0 37.8 33.3-42.7
Colon excluding rectum 81.0 34.8 31.5-38.5 39.2 42.8 36.8-49.4 41.8 29.8 25.9-34.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 26.8 11.2 9.4-13.3 15.6 16.1 12.6-20.2 11.2 8.0 6.0-10.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 23.0 9.5 7.8-11.4 15.0 14.9 11.6-18.8 8.0 5.7 4.1-7.8
Pancreas 29.8 12.8 10.8-15.1 12.2 13.6 10.3-17.6 17.6 12.3 9.9-15.3
Larynx 6.2 2.5 1.7-3.6 5.4 5.9 3.8-8.6 0.8 0.5 0.1-1.3
Lung and bronchus 95.8 41.0 37.3-44.9 46.0 50.3 43.8-57.5 49.8 35.5 31.2-40.3
Melanoma of the skin 2.0 0.9 0.4-1.7 1.0 1.2 0.4-2.8 1.0 0.8 0.2-1.8
Female breast             155.2 112.9 105.0-121.2
Cervix uteri             17.6 13.7 11.0-16.9
Corpus uterus and NOS             46.8 32.8 28.7-37.3
Ovary             14.0 9.9 7.7-12.6
Prostate       205.8 203.5 190.8-216.8      
Testis       2.0 1.9 0.9-3.5      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 23.6 10.6 8.7-12.7 15.8 18.4 14.4-23.0 7.8 5.7 4.0-7.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 33.2 13.9 11.8-16.2 20.8 20.8 16.9-25.4 12.4 9.0 6.9-11.6
Brain and other nervous system 8.6 3.7 2.7-5.1 4.8 4.7 3.0-7.0 3.8 3.0 1.8-4.6
Thyroid 32.0 13.5 11.5-15.8 7.4 7.1 5.0-9.9 24.6 18.9 15.6-22.6
Hodgkin lymphoma 6.2 2.7 1.8-3.9 3.6 3.3 1.9-5.3 2.6 2.2 1.2-3.7
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 31.8 13.5 11.5-15.8 15.4 15.2 11.9-19.1 16.4 12.1 9.6-15.1
Myeloma 33.6 14.5 12.3-16.9 14.2 15.4 11.9-19.6 19.4 14.1 11.4-17.2
Leukemias 23.2 10.0 8.2-12.0 11.2 11.0 8.2-14.4 12.0 9.1 6.9-11.8

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.