Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Whites, Kings County (Brooklyn), 2007-2011

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 3047.0 535.2 8.6 3287.2 454.9 7.2 977.4 174.0 4.9 1057.2 133.3 3.7
Oral cavity and pharynx 73.0 12.8 1.3 39.8 5.5 0.8 18.8 3.4 0.7 8.4 1.1 0.3
Esophagus 32.2 5.7 0.9 14.0 1.7 0.4 27.4 4.8 0.8 9.4 1.1 0.3
Stomach 87.8 15.9 1.5 69.0 8.8 1.0 39.0 7.1 1.0 30.6 3.8 0.6
Colorectal 336.2 59.5 2.9 346.2 45.1 2.2 116.6 20.9 1.7 118.8 14.3 1.2
Colon excluding rectum 229.0 40.6 2.4 262.6 33.5 1.9 100.6 18.0 1.6 102.4 12.3 1.1
Rectum & rectosigmoid 107.2 18.9 1.6 83.6 11.6 1.1 16.0 2.9 0.6 16.4 2.0 0.4
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 82.0 14.0 1.4 33.0 4.5 0.7 51.2 8.8 1.1 30.2 3.8 0.6
Pancreas 105.8 18.7 1.6 109.6 13.3 1.2 82.8 14.7 1.4 88.0 10.4 1.0
Larynx 35.2 6.1 0.9 10.8 1.5 0.4 11.6 2.1 0.5 3.0 0.3 0.2
Lung and bronchus 374.2 67.2 3.1 324.8 42.6 2.1 243.4 43.7 2.5 213.4 27.0 1.7
Melanoma of the skin 106.2 18.5 1.6 89.6 12.9 1.2 15.4 2.7 0.6 12.4 1.6 0.4
Female breast       839.0 122.3 3.8       168.2 22.1 1.6
Cervix uteri       53.0 8.4 1.0       14.6 2.2 0.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       235.6 33.3 1.9       42.0 5.5 0.8
Ovary       100.2 14.0 1.3       57.6 7.4 0.9
Prostate 691.4 120.6 4.1       84.2 15.3 1.5      
Testis 42.8 6.5 0.9       1.8 0.3 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 224.0 40.2 2.4 78.8 10.1 1.0 34.2 6.2 0.9 20.0 2.2 0.5
Kidney and renal pelvis 135.6 23.8 1.8 82.4 11.5 1.1 27.6 4.8 0.8 16.4 1.9 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 49.0 8.3 1.1 43.2 6.2 0.8 25.2 4.3 0.8 22.4 3.2 0.6
Thyroid 65.2 11.0 1.2 224.4 34.9 2.1 3.8 0.7 0.3 4.8 0.6 0.2
Hodgkin lymphoma 22.4 3.7 0.7 24.8 3.7 0.7 5.2 0.9 0.3 3.2 0.5 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 156.4 27.7 2.0 145.8 19.3 1.4 41.2 7.4 1.0 43.6 5.3 0.7
Myeloma 41.8 7.4 1.0 37.8 5.0 0.7 15.0 2.7 0.6 13.8 1.7 0.4
Leukemias 103.6 18.0 1.6 91.0 12.1 1.2 43.2 7.6 1.0 40.0 5.1 0.7

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2013.
  • 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.