Cancer Incidence for Far Rockaway, Breezy Point & Broad Channel, 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 656.2 468.5 452.3-485.2 320.6 503.9 478.9-529.8 335.6 442.8 421.3-465.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 17.8 12.4 9.9-15.4 12.6 19.0 14.5-24.5 5.2 7.0 4.5-10.4
Esophagus 6.0 4.0 2.7-5.8 4.0 5.9 3.6-9.3 2.0 2.3 1.1-4.4
Stomach 12.4 9.0 6.8-11.6 6.0 10.3 6.9-14.9 6.4 8.1 5.5-11.6
Colorectal 61.6 44.4 39.5-49.7 32.4 52.0 44.1-61.0 29.2 37.7 31.7-44.6
Colon excluding rectum 42.0 30.0 26.0-34.5 21.8 34.8 28.5-42.3 20.2 25.7 20.8-31.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 19.6 14.3 11.6-17.6 10.6 17.2 12.8-22.7 9.0 12.0 8.7-16.2
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 14.8 9.6 7.5-12.2 9.4 13.9 10.1-18.6 5.4 6.2 4.1-9.1
Pancreas 21.2 14.6 11.9-17.7 9.8 15.2 11.2-20.3 11.4 13.8 10.4-18.0
Larynx 6.4 4.3 2.9-6.2 4.8 7.2 4.6-10.9 1.6 2.0 0.8-4.0
Lung and bronchus 73.0 50.6 45.4-56.1 39.0 61.1 52.6-70.5 34.0 42.6 36.3-49.7
Melanoma of the skin 21.8 15.9 13.0-19.2 11.4 18.8 14.1-24.5 10.4 14.2 10.5-18.7
Female breast             89.6 121.7 110.4-133.9
Cervix uteri             4.4 6.0 3.7-9.2
Corpus uterus and NOS             27.6 35.3 29.5-41.9
Ovary             10.0 13.5 10.0-18.0
Prostate       89.0 132.4 120.1-145.6      
Testis       1.4 2.7 1.1-5.6      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 23.2 16.2 13.3-19.5 16.2 25.7 20.3-32.2 7.0 8.8 6.1-12.4
Kidney and renal pelvis 20.6 15.0 12.2-18.3 13.2 21.2 16.3-27.2 7.4 10.1 7.1-14.0
Brain and other central nervous system 8.6 6.3 4.5-8.5 4.6 7.4 4.6-11.2 4.0 5.3 3.2-8.3
Thyroid 20.2 16.7 13.5-20.4 4.6 7.8 4.8-11.9 15.6 24.2 19.0-30.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.4 3.5 2.2-5.4 2.8 4.5 2.4-7.7 1.6 2.7 1.1-5.3
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 24.8 18.2 15.1-21.8 12.2 20.6 15.6-26.6 12.6 16.4 12.5-21.2
Myeloma 12.4 8.6 6.6-11.2 5.6 8.4 5.5-12.4 6.8 8.9 6.1-12.6
Leukemias 20.4 15.1 12.3-18.5 10.6 18.2 13.6-24.0 9.8 12.7 9.3-17.0

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.