Cancer Incidence for Jamaica, Hollis & St. Albans, 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 499.0 527.2 21.4 526.6 389.3 15.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 11.2 10.9 3.0 7.6 5.6 1.8
Esophagus 4.8 5.4 2.2 3.0 2.1 1.0
Stomach 15.2 18.0 4.2 11.6 8.5 2.2
Colorectal 53.2 58.3 7.3 55.4 40.1 4.8
Colon excluding rectum 39.6 44.0 6.3 42.6 30.9 4.2
Rectum & rectosigmoid 13.6 14.3 3.5 12.8 9.2 2.3
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 15.2 14.7 3.4 6.4 4.6 1.6
Pancreas 12.2 13.8 3.6 16.8 12.1 2.6
Larynx 5.0 5.6 2.3 1.0 0.7 0.6
Lung and bronchus 46.4 51.7 6.9 48.4 35.0 4.5
Melanoma of the skin 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.6 0.6
Female breast       147.6 109.7 8.0
Cervix uteri       18.2 14.4 3.0
Corpus uterus and NOS       43.4 31.5 4.2
Ovary       15.4 11.3 2.6
Prostate 200.4 204.5 13.1      
Testis 1.6 1.6 1.1      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 15.4 18.0 4.1 8.2 6.1 1.9
Kidney and renal pelvis 19.4 19.6 4.0 13.4 9.8 2.4
Brain and other nervous system 5.8 6.1 2.3 3.8 3.1 1.4
Thyroid 7.4 7.4 2.4 25.4 19.8 3.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 2.8 2.5 1.4 2.8 2.2 1.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 16.8 17.3 3.8 16.8 12.5 2.7
Myeloma 15.0 16.8 3.9 17.2 12.7 2.7
Leukemias 12.2 12.9 3.3 11.2 8.5 2.3

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.