Cancer Incidence for Far Rockaway, Breezy Point & Broad Channel, 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 628.0 477.5 460.7-494.8 296.2 506.8 480.8-533.9 331.8 457.4 435.2-480.4
Oral cavity and pharynx 14.4 10.8 8.4-13.7 10.2 16.8 12.5-22.3 4.2 5.9 3.6-9.1
Esophagus 7.0 5.0 3.5-7.0 6.0 9.7 6.5-14.0 1.0 1.2 0.4-3.0
Stomach 11.4 8.7 6.6-11.3 5.2 9.1 5.9-13.5 6.2 8.2 5.5-11.7
Colorectal 58.6 44.5 39.5-50.0 26.6 46.1 38.5-54.9 32.0 42.7 36.3-50.1
Colon excluding rectum 42.6 32.7 28.4-37.5 20.2 35.7 29.0-43.6 22.4 30.1 24.7-36.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 16.0 11.8 9.3-14.7 6.4 10.4 7.0-14.8 9.6 12.6 9.3-16.9
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 13.8 9.8 7.6-12.4 9.6 15.0 10.9-20.0 4.2 5.4 3.3-8.3
Pancreas 19.6 14.8 12.0-18.1 9.4 16.1 11.7-21.5 10.2 13.3 9.9-17.5
Larynx 6.6 4.6 3.2-6.6 5.0 7.9 5.1-11.8 1.6 2.0 0.8-4.0
Lung and bronchus 71.0 53.5 48.0-59.4 38.2 65.8 56.6-76.0 32.8 44.0 37.5-51.4
Melanoma of the skin 22.8 17.2 14.2-20.8 13.0 23.2 17.8-29.7 9.8 13.2 9.7-17.6
Female breast             85.2 121.3 109.8-133.6
Cervix uteri             7.0 10.6 7.3-14.8
Corpus uterus and NOS             26.4 34.9 29.1-41.5
Ovary             11.6 15.8 12.0-20.6
Prostate       83.4 135.7 122.8-149.7      
Testis       1.8 3.6 1.6-6.8      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 23.6 18.2 15.1-21.9 16.0 29.0 22.9-36.3 7.6 10.5 7.4-14.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 18.0 13.8 11.0-17.0 10.0 17.1 12.6-22.7 8.0 11.0 7.8-15.1
Brain and other nervous system 7.8 6.2 4.4-8.5 3.8 7.0 4.1-10.9 4.0 5.5 3.3-8.6
Thyroid 20.0 16.6 13.4-20.2 4.0 7.9 4.7-12.2 16.0 24.0 18.9-30.0
Hodgkin lymphoma 4.2 3.7 2.3-5.7 2.0 3.5 1.7-6.5 2.2 3.9 1.9-6.9
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 23.0 17.5 14.4-21.0 9.2 16.4 11.9-21.9 13.8 18.6 14.4-23.7
Myeloma 13.0 9.7 7.5-12.5 5.2 8.8 5.7-13.0 7.8 10.6 7.5-14.6
Leukemias 18.0 13.9 11.1-17.1 9.2 16.6 12.1-22.2 8.8 11.9 8.6-16.2

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.