Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Whites, Kings County (Brooklyn), 2009-2013

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Incidence Mortality
Males Females Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Deaths Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 3006.6 519.2 8.4 3289.2 453.7 7.2 974.4 171.8 4.9 1064.0 133.9 3.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 74.4 12.9 1.3 37.4 4.9 0.7 19.8 3.4 0.7 8.6 1.1 0.3
Esophagus 32.6 5.7 0.9 12.8 1.6 0.4 25.0 4.4 0.8 9.4 1.1 0.3
Stomach 84.6 15.0 1.4 66.2 8.5 0.9 40.2 7.2 1.0 32.4 3.9 0.6
Colorectal 317.6 55.4 2.8 304.4 39.6 2.1 108.4 19.0 1.6 111.0 13.3 1.2
Colon excluding rectum 215.2 37.7 2.3 229.2 29.1 1.7 92.6 16.3 1.5 96.2 11.5 1.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 102.4 17.7 1.6 75.2 10.5 1.1 15.8 2.7 0.6 14.8 1.8 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 86.0 14.6 1.4 37.6 5.1 0.7 53.4 9.2 1.1 30.6 3.9 0.6
Pancreas 106.4 18.7 1.6 107.2 13.4 1.2 87.0 15.3 1.5 84.6 10.2 1.0
Larynx 34.2 5.8 0.9 7.8 1.1 0.3 11.2 2.0 0.5 2.6 0.3 0.2
Lung and bronchus 365.2 64.9 3.0 331.8 43.5 2.1 241.0 43.0 2.5 211.0 26.7 1.7
Melanoma of the skin 106.6 18.3 1.6 93.4 13.3 1.2 17.4 3.0 0.6 12.0 1.6 0.4
Female breast       849.6 122.9 3.8       169.8 22.3 1.6
Cervix uteri       52.8 8.2 1.0       15.8 2.3 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       226.8 31.9 1.9       43.4 5.7 0.8
Ovary       96.2 13.6 1.3       59.4 7.7 0.9
Prostate 643.2 109.3 3.8       81.6 14.7 1.4      
Testis 45.8 6.7 0.9       2.0 0.3 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 221.2 39.2 2.3 75.2 9.5 1.0 36.8 6.6 1.0 21.6 2.4 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 134.4 23.2 1.8 86.8 12.2 1.2 26.8 4.6 0.8 18.4 2.1 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 50.8 8.4 1.1 42.2 5.9 0.8 22.8 3.9 0.7 24.8 3.3 0.6
Thyroid 77.8 12.9 1.3 256.8 39.2 2.2 4.8 0.9 0.3 4.8 0.6 0.3
Hodgkin lymphoma 22.2 3.6 0.7 23.4 3.4 0.6 3.6 0.6 0.3 2.6 0.4 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 159.2 27.6 1.9 148.0 19.8 1.5 39.8 7.1 1.0 40.6 4.9 0.7
Myeloma 48.8 8.5 1.1 42.2 5.6 0.8 14.6 2.6 0.6 14.2 1.7 0.4
Leukemias 115.6 19.7 1.6 97.4 12.8 1.2 45.2 7.9 1.0 39.8 4.9 0.7

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2015.
  • 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 or deaths per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.
  • NYSCR mortality statistics might differ slightly from official mortality statistics due to the availability of additional demographic information.