Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Whites, Kings County (Brooklyn), 2008-2012

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 3023.2 526.9 8.5 3274.8 452.8 7.2 979.6 173.7 4.9 1054.8 133.1 3.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 73.6 12.8 1.3 36.8 5.0 0.7 17.4 3.1 0.7 9.0 1.2 0.4
Esophagus 32.0 5.6 0.9 11.4 1.4 0.4 24.4 4.3 0.8 10.0 1.2 0.3
Stomach 83.2 15.0 1.5 65.6 8.4 0.9 40.8 7.4 1.0 31.4 3.8 0.6
Colorectal 319.8 56.0 2.8 321.2 41.8 2.1 115.0 20.4 1.7 119.0 14.4 1.2
Colon excluding rectum 218.8 38.4 2.3 243.6 30.9 1.8 99.8 17.7 1.6 102.2 12.3 1.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 101.0 17.6 1.6 77.6 10.9 1.1 15.2 2.7 0.6 16.8 2.0 0.5
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 81.2 13.9 1.4 33.4 4.6 0.7 52.0 8.9 1.1 29.6 3.8 0.6
Pancreas 106.2 18.7 1.6 109.2 13.5 1.2 84.4 14.9 1.4 87.8 10.4 1.0
Larynx 35.4 6.1 0.9 9.4 1.3 0.4 11.0 2.0 0.5 2.8 0.4 0.2
Lung and bronchus 368.0 65.8 3.0 330.0 43.4 2.2 243.0 43.5 2.5 209.8 26.5 1.7
Melanoma of the skin 108.2 18.9 1.6 90.8 13.1 1.2 17.6 3.1 0.6 11.6 1.6 0.4
Female breast       834.0 121.2 3.8       165.0 21.9 1.6
Cervix uteri       54.0 8.4 1.0       14.4 2.2 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       233.6 33.0 1.9       43.0 5.7 0.8
Ovary       98.0 13.8 1.3       58.0 7.5 0.9
Prostate 665.0 114.7 4.0       85.0 15.3 1.5      
Testis 46.2 6.8 0.9       2.0 0.3 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 227.4 40.5 2.4 79.4 10.1 1.0 34.4 6.2 0.9 20.2 2.3 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 136.4 23.8 1.8 83.2 11.6 1.1 26.8 4.6 0.8 15.6 1.8 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 49.2 8.4 1.1 43.2 6.1 0.8 23.4 4.0 0.7 22.2 3.1 0.6
Thyroid 70.8 11.8 1.2 244.0 37.6 2.2 4.0 0.7 0.3 3.8 0.5 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 23.8 3.9 0.7 22.2 3.3 0.6 4.6 0.8 0.3 2.4 0.3 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 163.8 28.7 2.0 146.0 19.3 1.5 40.2 7.2 1.0 40.4 4.9 0.7
Myeloma 47.0 8.3 1.1 38.4 5.1 0.7 15.6 2.8 0.6 13.8 1.7 0.4
Leukemias 106.0 18.3 1.6 95.8 12.6 1.2 43.8 7.7 1.0 40.4 5.0 0.7

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2014.
  • 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.