Cancer Incidence and Mortality among Non-Hispanic Blacks, 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 1856.8 590.0 12.6 1957.4 393.7 7.9 583.6 212.3 8.2 705.0 143.5 4.8
Oral cavity and pharynx 43.2 12.8 1.8 24.8 4.9 0.9 12.8 3.9 1.0 8.0 1.6 0.5
Esophagus 22.6 7.3 1.4 12.2 2.4 0.6 19.0 5.9 1.3 8.0 1.6 0.5
Stomach 46.8 16.8 2.3 47.6 10.0 1.3 24.0 8.9 1.7 18.2 4.0 0.8
Colorectal 174.0 58.0 4.1 194.2 39.4 2.5 72.4 25.8 2.8 71.0 14.8 1.6
Colon excluding rectum 126.8 43.2 3.6 149.6 30.6 2.2 59.6 21.7 2.6 60.2 12.6 1.4
Rectum & rectosigmoid 47.2 14.9 2.0 44.6 8.8 1.2 12.8 4.1 1.1 10.8 2.2 0.6
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 48.6 14.0 1.8 25.6 5.0 0.9 31.0 9.3 1.5 20.8 4.2 0.8
Pancreas 43.4 15.1 2.1 64.2 13.3 1.5 32.4 11.6 1.9 50.6 10.6 1.3
Larynx 21.0 6.5 1.3 9.0 1.7 0.5 9.0 3.2 1.0 4.2 0.9 0.4
Lung and bronchus 191.0 63.4 4.2 181.8 36.6 2.4 135.4 46.6 3.7 119.0 24.1 2.0
Melanoma of the skin 3.4 1.1 0.5 4.0 0.8 0.4 1.6 0.6 0.4 2.0 0.4 0.2
Female breast       579.4 116.0 4.3       143.0 29.1 2.2
Cervix uteri       71.8 14.5 1.5       25.4 5.0 0.9
Corpus uterus and NOS       177.4 34.0 2.3       51.6 10.2 1.3
Ovary       51.2 10.3 1.3       34.2 6.8 1.0
Prostate 839.6 258.0 8.2       109.0 49.4 4.3      
Testis 3.2 0.9 0.4       0.6 0.2 0.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 39.4 14.4 2.1 28.6 6.0 1.0 11.2 4.8 1.3 10.8 2.3 0.6
Kidney and renal pelvis 53.4 16.4 2.1 41.8 8.5 1.2 9.6 3.4 1.0 5.2 1.1 0.4
Brain and other nervous system 15.8 4.7 1.1 14.8 3.0 0.7 8.2 2.6 0.8 7.8 1.6 0.5
Thyroid 11.0 3.4 0.9 71.8 14.2 1.5 2.6 1.1 0.6 4.0 0.8 0.4
Hodgkin lymphoma 15.4 4.4 1.0 10.0 2.1 0.6 1.8 0.5 0.4 1.0 0.2 0.2
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 58.6 18.1 2.2 69.0 14.0 1.5 16.4 5.2 1.2 18.2 3.7 0.8
Myeloma 48.6 16.1 2.1 58.6 11.8 1.4 15.0 4.7 1.1 17.4 3.6 0.8
Leukemias 37.4 12.2 1.8 36.8 7.6 1.1 19.8 6.7 1.4 17.0 3.4 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.